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paint pen help

Post by PlasticMe » Wed Jan 09, 2008 4:09 pm

I've used paint pens plenty.. but they Always dry n crack.. i noticed other like hernandez use them to get nice smooth lines etc... but either way.. no cracks.. any suggestions? so i can get smooth no cracks? and spray after don't do anything cuz by that time they already cracked..


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Post by Molotow Belton! » Wed Jan 09, 2008 5:05 pm

Are you priming? Prime er' up buttercup.....That solved my first cracking expierience real quick....................
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Post by PlasticMe » Wed Jan 09, 2008 5:38 pm

very cool, ill try that..anyone else any suggestions?
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Post by JayJayFool » Thu Jan 10, 2008 3:10 am

Molotow Belton! wrote:Are you priming? Prime er' up buttercup.....That solved my first cracking expierience real quick....................


Remember to prime and your paint will dry just fine.
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Re: paint pen help

Post by HERNANDEZ » Mon Apr 07, 2008 4:54 am

PlasticMe wrote:I've used paint pens plenty.. but they Always dry n crack.. i noticed other like hernandez use them to get nice smooth lines etc... but either way.. no cracks.. any suggestions? so i can get smooth no cracks? and spray after don't do anything cuz by that time they already cracked..


What kind of paints are you using? It could be a bad marker as well, but yeah you should always prime it first as well.

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