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Posted 06 February 2009 - 08:38 PM

Can it be used on styrene? It says it's for fabric, wood, leather, clay & other porous surfaces. I saw it at Hobby Lobby and they have some great colors, especially the pearls. It's cheap enough (just under $4) for what I believe is a 4 oz bottle. It's on sale 30% off through 2/07/09.

I just maybe a guinea pig ant try it.

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 08:54 PM

Yes, the createx paints can be used on plastic. I've painted several bodies with some of it so far. It goes on real thin though, so you will definately have to use multiple layers to get any kind of solid look with it. They come readt to go. I didn't thin mine at all before spraying. Hope this helps.
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Posted 07 February 2009 - 06:08 AM

Tank you Chris. I'll pick some up today.

For cleaning can I use 70% alcohol? That's what the Createx air brush cleaner smelled like.
I'm glad one of the Hobby Lobby employees didn't see me & think I was huffing :P

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Posted 07 February 2009 - 10:01 AM

I have used them also, they are light, like mageckman said.
I used 91% to clean it though, it's a bit more stronger.

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Posted 09 February 2009 - 10:43 AM

To save a lot of time prime first with plasticote or duplacolor white primer....these colors are THIN!!!!

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Posted 15 February 2009 - 04:33 AM

ironically, i was guna run to h.l. and possibly pick up some createx paint myself. does anyone have any suggestions for begginer-friendly paint (thats chaep and in large quantities)