clear coating

  1. #1
    Grizzly's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 2006
    From
    Saginaw, Michigan
    Posts
    112

    clear coating

    ok im not shure where this thread actually would go best but i was wondering should i use a gloss or flatt clear coat? my armors pretty much like jangos but i did yellow rather then blue and a few other parts are yellow. also how do some of you attach your cod peices and knee plates????

  2. #2
    I helped at SDCC '08 MandalorFett's Avatar
    Member Since
    Nov 2005
    From
    California USA
    Posts
    2,738

    Re: clear coating

    If you used rub-n-buff, don't use a coating. If you used paint, go with a bunch of layers of paint. If you use a clear coat on metallic paint, it dulls it.



  3. #3
    cal196's Avatar
    Member Since
    Aug 2004
    From
    Earth
    Posts
    2,617

    Re: clear coating

    What he said, clear coating metal or rub-n-buff is like clear coating chrome wheels.

  4. #4
    Grizzly's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 2006
    From
    Saginaw, Michigan
    Posts
    112

    Re: clear coating

    thanks guys, rub n buff doesnt come off say in the rain or anything does it???? just incase im caught in rain er soemthin????

Similar Threads

  1. Cardboard Helmet Coating/Visor Questions
    By jeod66 in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: Feb 21, 2007, 10:22 PM
  2. fiber glass and clear coating ABS??
    By sewbacca in forum Prop Building Workshop
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: Feb 17, 2007, 3:27 AM
  3. Coating Vacuum Form Bucks
    By ZeroVisibilite in forum Prop Building Workshop
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: Feb 7, 2007, 11:49 PM
  4. Help with Clear coating armor/helmet/gauntlets/etc.
    By DL44 Blaster in forum Boba Fett Helmet
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: Mar 28, 2004, 5:44 PM
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •