Paint crackling problem
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Paint crackling problem

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I'm having an issue with paint on my Avalanche figure. The paint on the arms and legs is crackling. The base figure I'm using is the Hydra Agent. I used to get the same effect when I'd paint capes, I usually get this when the plastic being painted is too rubbery. Have any of you run into this? Anyone have any ideas on how to deal with it? Thanks/

Posted by Green Skin
on Tuesday, August 4, 2009
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pock63 -
Friday, August 14, 2009
I have the same problem from heat. I am waiting to paint a figure till the wether gets cooler.
Green Skin -
Friday, August 14, 2009
It's water based. hmm, never tried scrubbing the figures first, I'll give that a shot.
somebody1 -
Thursday, August 13, 2009
is it water based or solvent based? I scrub the crap outta my figures now before painting them. I still get that orange peel effect now and then when it's too humid or hot out when I paint.
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