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Posted: 5/9/2004 6:45:02 PM EST
For yall that have camoed your ARs with Bowflage can you please post pics. Where can I get this stuff and does it wear off easy?
Link Posted: 5/10/2004 5:07:53 PM EST
I'll have to see if I have a pic around somewhere...

Mine was done over a year ago, and it is holding its own. Only seems to wear on 'hi contact' areas like the rips on the forearms.
Link Posted: 5/10/2004 6:04:51 PM EST
It pretty much stays on until you want it to come off.

I get mine at www.eders.com. Sorry - no pics, I don't have any painted rifles anyway.
Link Posted: 5/11/2004 3:50:08 AM EST
In the end, after 50 different camo jobs, you'll want your rifles black again.
Link Posted: 5/11/2004 5:00:22 AM EST
I have a bolt gun i camoed with bowflage a few yrs ago and i was not happy with the wear which i thought was excessive, so i re did it and then sprayed on a coat of satin clear coat. This left it a little shiney and made the bowflage permanent. I sanded lightly with fine sandpaper to knock off the shine and i have been happy with it since then.
Link Posted: 5/11/2004 6:42:59 AM EST


I sprayed my furniture only (because I am a puss) and it held up ok. My biggest problem was that Remoil overspray would get on it and would take it off. As a matter of fact, I used the remoil to remove it when I wanted to change things up.
Link Posted: 5/11/2004 12:10:51 PM EST
Very useful info gents. I'm not sure which rifle I want to test it on first. Like bjwar said the only thing I'm worried about is the cleaning oil wearing it off.
Link Posted: 5/11/2004 12:14:44 PM EST

Originally Posted By Hokie:
In the end, after 50 different camo jobs, you'll want your rifles black again.



That exactly why Krylon makes flat black.
Link Posted: 5/11/2004 12:24:48 PM EST
Link Posted: 5/11/2004 1:25:22 PM EST
I like Testors.
Link Posted: 5/11/2004 2:18:02 PM EST
nice paint job ak
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