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At2k Paintjob

My 2nd paintjob

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#1 Carrtoon



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Posted 24 April 2006 - 03:51 PM

First, I'll start out by showing the paintjob, the main mod to the gun. It started with the thought of making a lightning paintjob with my new airbrush. I sanded off all of the logos. Then, I painted the gun 3 times with white primer, sanding off some everytime:

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Next, I painted the gun with a few coats of black gloss spray paint. The tough part was how to do the lightning. I finally realized that this was a bit passed my skills for now. I painted the front white and then covered it in a metallic dark purple. Then I painted the white over front of the purple and it gave me this look:

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The paint has been sanded down with 1000 grit, so it's also very smooth. Questions? Comments?
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#2 euphemism



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Posted 24 April 2006 - 03:59 PM

It looks nice, but I honestly liked it better in the first picture with just the primer. I just think that first picture looks really cool. It makes me want to paint an at2k entirely flat white, or rather, it makes me hope someone else does, because I don't paint my nerf guns.
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#3 PiMpDaDdY



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Posted 24 April 2006 - 04:12 PM

I have one word for you Carrtoon. WOW great job
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I only ask because I'm thinking of trying these and it would suck if the balls got all covered with hairs after a while.

#4 Nero121



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Posted 24 April 2006 - 04:25 PM

It's really good! I'd love to see it fade into another dark color though, maybe a blue or maroon.

Edited by Nero121, 24 April 2006 - 04:26 PM.

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