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PostSubject: Die cast car help    Wed Oct 08, 2014 8:51 pm

Anyone good at painting die cast cars?

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Wed Oct 08, 2014 9:48 pm

Ive painted a few. Some ive painted with a small spray gun and some with a rattle can. Ive never done any for myself but ive painted them for others. Painting them is half the fun! Why don't you paint them?

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Wed Oct 08, 2014 10:14 pm

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Ive painted a few. Some ive painted with a small spray gun and some with a rattle can. Ive never done any for myself but ive painted them for others. Painting them is half the fun! Why don't you paint them?

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I don't have a steady hand. Sad if i gave you the man from uncle car could you touch it up? I just ordered it so it needs to come. For my dad for Xmas.

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Arnie Cunningham: Well, isn't that what you're supposed to do with sh*t Scrape it up with a little shovel?

Arnie Cunningham - All of this because some drunk ran over that sh*tter Welch?

Arnie Cunningham -  you just saddle up and ride along with all those other  sh*tters.


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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Wed Oct 08, 2014 11:12 pm

Kera.. I think you should paint it! Smile Just think of the feeling of the accomplishment! I could walk you step by step. I know you could do it.
What color is it now? If it was me I would repaint the whole thing. Is this something that is very old diecast?

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Wed Oct 08, 2014 11:23 pm

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Kera..  I think you should paint it! Smile  Just think of the feeling of the accomplishment!  I could walk you step by step. I know you could do it.
What color is it now? If it was me I would repaint the whole thing.  Is this something that is very old diecast?

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Yes it's from the man from uncle. Smile thanks.

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Thu Oct 09, 2014 2:05 pm

This is the car i got. Would like to have it touched up a bit.

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Thu Oct 09, 2014 7:46 pm

Hey Kera! Smile That's an awesome looking diecast car you have there. If you wanted it touched up your best bet will be to find someone with air brush skills. Its very hard to touch up the car and have the touch up match the older color. So color matching is going to be a hard part of this. I hope this helps! Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Thu Oct 09, 2014 8:01 pm

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Hey Kera! Smile  That's an awesome looking diecast car you have there.  If you wanted it touched up your best bet will be to find someone with air brush skills.  Its very hard to touch up the car and have the touch up match the older color. So color matching is going to be a hard part of this. I hope this helps! Smile  

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Thanks. Someone said leave the car as it is. May do that n buy the lights. Only doing this in secret is gonna be a pain. Lol have to be done without my dad knowing.

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Thu Oct 09, 2014 8:42 pm

I think I would leave it also. It keeps the nostalgic of the piece. Touching it up I think might make it look wrong. I think I would just buy the lights too. I love it though I think its very cool. Cool

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Thu Oct 09, 2014 9:10 pm

Thank you. Smile so do i. Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Fri Oct 10, 2014 12:30 am

i would leave this as is, it is very cool looking Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Fri Oct 10, 2014 1:46 am

Yeah it is. I found a site to buy the lights. Afraid to put my credit number on it and mail it. Sad what should i do? If anyone wants the site send me a pm. Hoping i can reply.

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Fri Oct 10, 2014 3:03 pm

It sounds like the tricky part will be not to have your dad find out! Are you cautious of using your credit card because you don't trust the site your buying the lights from? The best method of payment to me is PayPal. That honestly is golden with me. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Fri Oct 10, 2014 3:09 pm

Site don't allow PayPal.,going to a toy show in nov. maybe i can ask the guys there if they have the item. Now buying without my dad knowing.... Different story. Lol

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Fri Oct 10, 2014 10:35 pm

Ha ha I hope your dad doesn't find out! I promise I wont tell! Hee! Hee!

I don't like using my credit card on sites im not familiar with.. It just seems so risky these days.   Hey Kera.. I think we are the top posters on this forum..I just noticed that! lol Smile


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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Fri Oct 10, 2014 10:55 pm

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Ha ha I hope your dad doesn't find out! I promise I wont tell! Hee! Hee!

I don't like using my credit card on sites im not familiar with.. It just seems so risky these days.   Hey Kera.. I think we are the top posters on this forum..I just noticed that! lol Smile


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Hope not too. Sad ad yay second place!! Hee! Hee!

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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Fri Oct 10, 2014 11:06 pm

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DevilsRide wrote:
Ha ha I hope your dad doesn't find out! I promise I wont tell! Hee! Hee!

I don't like using my credit card on sites im not familiar with.. It just seems so risky these days.   Hey Kera.. I think we are the top posters on this forum..I just noticed that! lol Smile


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Hope not too. Sad ad yay second place!! Hee! Hee!

Ha Ha we are the heart and soul of this forum for the time being. lol.. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Die cast car help    Sat Oct 11, 2014 12:15 am

Kera you can buy temporary credit cards from places like Walmart where you can put a certain amount of money on them so sites cannot steel your information

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