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Clearcoat over stickers??

Old 02-22-2012, 10:35 PM
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Default Clearcoat over stickers??

im about to build a tamiya Lunchbox and am wondering if i should clearcoat then add the stickers or put the stickers on then clearcoat??

will the clear stick to the stickers ok?
Old 02-23-2012, 07:32 AM
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Default RE: Clearcoat over stickers??

Why do you want to clearcoat the body and than add the stickers?
Old 02-23-2012, 10:14 PM
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I am wondering wheteher to paint and then clear coat the body, THEN add the stickers.....

OR paint/stickers THENpaint the clear over the whle lot... will the clear be okover the stickers..
Old 02-24-2012, 10:18 AM
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Default RE: Clearcoat over stickers??

You paint the body on the inside.
Old 02-24-2012, 12:22 PM
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Default RE: Clearcoat over stickers??

No you dont.
The lunchbox has a hard body that you paint on the outside. Not a lexan one. Thats why I was asking about clearcots
Old 02-24-2012, 06:26 PM
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Default RE: Clearcoat over stickers??


ORIGINAL: lunchie

No you dont.
The lunchbox has a hard body that you paint on the outside. Not a lexan one. Thats why I was asking about clearcots

personally ide clear it then add the decals. 1ST you can change them if you decide you want somthing different and 2ND ive seen clear have bad reactions with some of the stuff sitckers are made with. Some of the vinal ones shrivle up or crack real bad or turn a yellowish color.

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