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Posted: 3/14/2002 1:47:45 PM EDT
Some other post mentioned epoxy?

A complete degreasing is of course necessary prior to painting?

Any other pointers?
Link Posted: 3/14/2002 1:49:56 PM EDT
If you absolutely, positively want the very best camo finish that is to be had, send your rifle to Robar and let them do it.
Link Posted: 3/14/2002 2:47:50 PM EDT
If you want to go "milspec", I understand that the guys in the specops units use Rust-o-Leum.
Link Posted: 3/14/2002 3:44:33 PM EDT
I thought it was Krylon.
Link Posted: 3/14/2002 3:49:27 PM EDT
www.fredsm14stocks.com has rifle camo paints for sale.

Tiger Stripe looks cool, I don't like the civvie camo designs used on Bushmaster's rifles.
Link Posted: 3/14/2002 8:29:51 PM EDT
Bowflage, easiest to take off if the weapon needs to go in for Depot level maint. Also Higher ranks just dont like camo weapons at their change of commands.
Link Posted: 3/15/2002 4:26:14 AM EDT
My primary concern is are the paints Hoppes solvent proof?
I don't want to spray Hoppes on them and have the paint wipe off.
I'm not at the point of having to put big money in a ROBAR finish. Although they are nice finishes.

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