View Single Post
Old 06-11-14, 02:36 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 1,720
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 22 Post(s)
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Originally Posted by 1989Pre View Post
I'm about to get my steel classic frame back from the powder-coaters'. I'm thinking about painting the lugs white with Testors model paint, and was just wondering if there is anything inherently wrong with painting brushed enamel onto clear-coated powdercoat. If I would have to strip the lugs first, then I'll just leave them be. Paul
Paul - be sure to get a bottle / can of paint that is UV resistant, etc., something that will hold up to weather and the sun. Model paint isn't. Model paint also doesn't dry with a really hard surface so it will tend to be easily scratched off or chipped.

ksisler is offline