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    Sep 29, 2010, 8:22 PM - My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #1

    this is my first helmet iv ever done well besides the paper one on my profile pic but this is my first paint job and real helmet so it may not look all that great.

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  2. BGHunter is offline BGHunter
    Sep 29, 2010, 10:49 PM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #2

    I notised that were you removed the tape has damaged the paint, to stop this use an under coat then sand using a light grade sand paper, 280 and up and make sure you allow paint to dryu for a few days before you apply the tape , I know you did not ask but it will help if you use this method.
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    Sep 29, 2010, 11:13 PM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #3

    I do clear coats in between layers of colour.
    if the tape damages the coat underneath its only a clear coat, easy fix.
    also what Jinto said, give the layers plenty of time to cure.
    I know it's hard to paint slowly because it is so gratifying, but the paint job either makes or breaks a kit.
    apart from that I'm liking that red ALOT, talk about vivid.
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    Sep 30, 2010, 12:33 AM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #4

    ill definitely try that next time.here are more pictures Click image for larger version. 

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    Sep 30, 2010, 6:44 PM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #5

    going to post more in a bit
  6. BGHunter is offline BGHunter
    Sep 30, 2010, 7:22 PM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #6

    Looking good its coming together nicely.
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    Sep 30, 2010, 8:18 PM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #7

    thanks here are moreClick image for larger version. 

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    Sep 30, 2010, 9:11 PM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #8

    here it is as finished as i could get it what do you guys think!?Click image for larger version. 

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  9. BGHunter is offline BGHunter
    Oct 1, 2010, 12:27 AM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #9

    Nice, you nocked that up qwikly , Good job.
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    Oct 1, 2010, 9:26 PM - Re: My first helmet and first time painting. FP Helmet and spray paints! #10

    thank you

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