Graham Belmont (gbelmont@hotmail.com)
Thu, 21 Dec 2000 21:41:48 -0600


>Nicholas Paufler wrote:
> >
> > Given the PVC plastic that MSiA's are made of, is there any kind of
>paint
> > that you can use to repaint them? Or for that matter, has anyone tried
>to
> > repaint 'em?
> > With the Wing MSiA's being so cheap, it might be fun to pick up a couple
>and
> > go nuts with some repainting and customizations ... especially once they
>go
> > into pegwarmer mode and stores start clearing them out dirt cheap =)
>(you'd
> > better believe that I'll be buying hordes of them when they drop to a
>couple
> > of bucks each ;p)
> >
>
>I don't see why you couldn't. It'd be the same as painting a vinyl/pvc
>figure kit. I'd recommend using acrylic paints - they won't have any
>adverse effects on the vinyl/pvc like traditional enamel model paints
>might.
>
> Trevor in California

Before you do, tho', take a quick pass with a fine grit sandpaper so the
paint wont start pooling, and adhere nicely to the plastic.

-G
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