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Here's my friend's and my instructable on how to paint a spud gun.
Prep stuff -Sandpaper -Mineral spirits -Rag -Orbital sander (helps) Painting stuff -Spray paint (depends on design) we needed -Krylon Fusion Red -Whit...
Time for prep. The single most important step of any paint job. We started with 2 finished guns. We based our design mostly on the Nightlighter 36 in...
First off, you have to remove those icky labels. They can't stay there for painting. You won't be able to get it all off by scraping, you have to use...
paint won't stick to an excessively smooth surface. not will it look good on an excessively rough surface. To sharpen the barrel, 60 grit on an orbit...
A good painting setup is probably one of the most important parts of getting it right. You want to be able to cover the ENTIRE surface at one given ti...
The first color we did was white. Two coats were required to cover up all the black writing on the PVC from the manufacturer. We ended up using some ...
We just did our design with tape, we went for something basic. We wanted a bordered square pattern on the main PVC section of our combustion chamber. ...
Now that the design is down, time to get painting that second color! We used a nice Red Krylon Fusion paint. Another 2 coats applied here.
Time to remove the tape and...see your paint job! It looks great? Right? Well...you're not out of the woods yet...
Time to protect that wonderous paint job you just made. Time to clear coat. We applied two coats of clear coat, protecting it, and making it shine m...
Well..look at that BEAUTIFUL paint job you just made! Time to enjoy your new....shelf queen? You don't wanna ruin that AMAZING paint job with potato...
Okay. Well, wonder why you saw 2 spud guns at the start, and only one at the end. We were going to do the guns one a time, learn from our mistakes. B...
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