Spray paint problems
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Spray paint problems

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Hey everyone, first time forum poster here.

I ran into a problem today with some spray paint. My base figure is assembled from DCUC figures and has a mix of hard and soft/PVC plastics. I used a Krylon spraypaint specifically intended for plastic and PVC but now, the PVC pieces are really "tacky". (I had used some old Tamiya spray paint years ago with great success, so I figured spray was OK)

Can anyone recommend a fix to this that doesn't involve stripping the paint? And if it ends up that I have to strip the paint, what do I use that won't damage the figure?


Posted by RMK
on Sunday, May 20, 2012
User Comments
Ole Jade Jaw -
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
I'm pretty sure it's got to come off. The only spray I've had success with are the Tamiyas.
jadomiddlecustoms -
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Maybe try using citadel paints rather than spray painting, you'll get much better results.
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