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Posted: 8/2/2003 9:16:54 AM EDT
Hello All, Any suggestions on darkening the buttstock in the J&T kit? Just got my kit together and I was wondering what you guys did to match the bs to the handguards. Thanks
Link Posted: 8/2/2003 10:18:38 AM EDT
CLP will work. We used the lube that the gov. gives the troops in the green tube. LSA-T
Link Posted: 8/2/2003 10:19:51 AM EDT
It doesn't leave it oily? I don't want it to attract dust.
Link Posted: 8/2/2003 2:35:44 PM EDT
The new Krylon paint for plastic works great. Get a can of black and you'll be set.
Link Posted: 8/2/2003 4:53:40 PM EDT
CLP and a black t-shirt... rub in a heavy coat of CLP and let it set for a few hours. Use a light coat of CLP and the black t-shirt to buff the stock out... Once buffed out it won't attract dirt or feel oily and is a deep black color...
Link Posted: 8/3/2003 2:41:53 PM EDT
Krylon Ultra Flat Black spray paint.
Link Posted: 8/3/2003 9:53:39 PM EDT
If it is that big of a deal, spray it with any oil, Armor-all, silicone or similar product. Let it sit in the sun for a few hours, and then wipe it down with a dark rag.
Link Posted: 8/5/2003 2:12:08 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/5/2003 2:13:21 PM EDT by SteveinAz]
I tried all of the above; CLP, Armor All, hell I even tried vegetable oil--my stock would still go back to gray after a few days. My solution? an Armalite buttstock, $35. The "gray furry thing" now sits in the closet...LOL
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