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Old November 3rd, 2006, 05:50 PM   #40
Unkl Ian
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Default Re: Paint How To: Magic Crystals

This weeks Magic Crystal Experiment: Reverse Crystals on a diagonal.

Got some clear Plexiglas,stripped the protective paper off one side,
applied different widths of masking tape on a diagonal,then scuffed between the tapes with 120 grit.Peeled off the tape,then sprayed
the Magic Crystal solution on.

It looked like this when dry:

The brown color is the protective paper on the other side.

Now dust on a few coats of grey primer,let dry,then rinse and scrub to remove the crystals.It will look like this:

Could have used any color for the final coat,but I chose Krylon High Temperture Silver.A couple even coats will do.When dry,peel the protective paper off the other side,and it looks like this:


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