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Old 11-27-17, 04:51 PM   #3776
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Very nice paint job especially the transition from silver to mango. Are the silver bits painted or natural?
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Old 11-27-17, 05:55 PM   #3777
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@sdotkling: Beautiful Swift!!! Luvin' the squiggles,...
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Old 11-27-17, 09:09 PM   #3778
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Thanks for the compliments! The gray parts are indeed gray, and the yellow and gray are auto paints from a spray can. I cut a stencil by hand for the squiggle, and used it as a mask for the black color, also a spray can. (I'm a graphic designer, and a squiggle is standard shorthand for 'headline goes here.') Then I sprayed the whole thing with a 2-part highly toxic this-stuff-will-kill-you epoxy gloss called "Glamour." Up close, it ain't perfect, but it's pretty good for an amateur.
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