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Posted: 9/14/2004 1:05:32 PM EDT
Im debating on painting a AR with Duplicolor "Mirage". Upper,lower,barrel forearm. but before i start was wondering how many of ya'll would think it would look good or like crap? In case your not sure what "Mirage" is heres a link.

Link Posted: 9/14/2004 2:41:42 PM EDT
Some paints don't hold up well to exposure to chemicals such as bore solvents. Some have a nasty habit of melting and bubbling when you really heat up the barrel, dumping a few mags. I have no idea what the Duplicolor will do, but there's not much you can put on you can't strip off later.
Link Posted: 9/14/2004 3:02:32 PM EDT
well this gun im doing wont be shot rapid fire ever. Its gonna be a paper puncher/coyote gun. so im not too worried about heat issues. but i appreciate your reply/info.
Link Posted: 9/14/2004 3:06:34 PM EDT
I wonder how well the Birchwood/Casey paint holds up then? I used the flat black to cover a ugly scratch on the barrel
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