1. FrankFett's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jun 2005
    Jun 11, 2005, 1:47 AM - Paint #1

    Hey guys and Im going to apologize to all of the veterans here on the site because Im sure that this question is raised all the time, but what type of paint do you guys suggest to use on a fiberglass helmet? Any brand names and types would help too! And if at all possible, I would really like to stay away from airbrushes. I have a rather tight budget and also have never used an airbrush before. Thanks a lot!

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  3. cal196's Avatar
    Member Since
    Aug 2004
    Jun 11, 2005, 1:52 AM - Re: Paint #2

    Floquil Testors Master model Acylic Enamel. and yes it has been asked alot. Very little research is needed for the colors I'll leave that to you.
  4. xaoslord's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2005
    Jun 11, 2005, 2:09 AM - Re: Paint #3

    If you aren't going the airbrush route, try this thread:

    Several members have used the paints in this thread, and their results have been quite impressive.
  5. FettFan612's Avatar
    Member Since
    Apr 2005
    Jun 11, 2005, 7:37 AM - Re: Paint #4

    Hey FrankFett.... sent you a PM. Hope it helps.
  6. Member Since
    May 2005
    Jun 11, 2005, 10:32 AM - Re: Paint #5

    Any uk paint threads knocking about...? Yes I did use the blasted search function but to no avail.....
  7. Tyler Durden's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 2002
    Jun 11, 2005, 2:18 PM - Re: Paint #6

    Right on this first page of the helmet section there is thread called "UK paints." Typing "UK Paints" into the search gives you several results.

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