Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Just started painting my longshot scope white! Part 1



I've just started painting my longshot scope white...so here are the pics of the paintjob so far. :-)

The paint and masking tape I bought; From left, black, clear  lacquer, orange, and white. 
Here's the scope, with screws removed, ready for first masking. I'm planning to paint the base white, then the orange, then the details.

process of masking the knobs. 
completed masking for first white base coat. 
first coat of paint. recommended 10 minutes wait between coats, then another light coat. total 3 coats required. 

It started raining, so I used my clothes dryer to dry the paint. 

More pictures as I continue!

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