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What's the Brand/Name of that PLASTIC paint?

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I'm in the States on vacation and picking up a bunch of stuff for my

DZ to bring back to Africa...What's the Brand/Name of that paint for

plastic that some people have used here on the DRZ plastic pieces

that holds up very well....I want it in white and also what store carries

it?...I'm in the country now so only have Wal-Mart for dept. store and then

there's some auto stores...

Also...Does anybody know any stuff that will clean the header of the

Yoshimura Stainless...Mine is that ugly brown color and I'd like to clean

it up with something...I know it's just some kind of discoloration coating as

you can scratch it and see the shiny pipe underneath...

Thanks.

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Don't know the name of the paint.

The brown stuff can usually be cleaned off with a green kitchen scrub pad. I've used them for years for SS and chromed parts. They don't scratch the finish either.

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Yes, Krylon Fusion Spray Paint. Search the forum using those key words. Krylon is the manufacturer and a few TT'ers have used it.

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Krylon Fusion is the name of the stuff. I have hears nothing but good about it too. I doubt it's any use on a gas tank but anywhere else it's the hot setup. prairiedawg :)

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Rustoleum also makes a plastic paint now, anybody try it yet???? They even make a primer to use regular paint on plastic. Not sure how it works, I just saw it the other day when looking for paint for the jeep.

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For cleaning stainless or aluminum, Nevr-Dull. It's a wadding polish that works great for polishing most metals.

Jim

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i have used krylon on my headlight shroud. it looked great for a little while,

but as soon as you ride offroad a little, it will come off if scraped or rubbed.

(for ex, where the fr. brake line comes up and over around the shroud)

i've been too lazy to re-coat it :)

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on the stainless pipe you might try the stainless cleaner used for the expensive stainless pots and pans, pans and pipes both get hot, it works pretty good, should find it at any chef supply place.

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i have used krylon on my headlight shroud. it looked great for a little while,

but as soon as you ride offroad a little, it will come off if scraped or rubbed.

(for ex, where the fr. brake line comes up and over around the shroud)

i've been too lazy to re-coat it :)

You obviously dindt use the fusion plastic paint from krylon. I've had my bike painted for 6-8 months now maybe (cant remember,a long time) and none of it has flaked off, or been rubbed off. Only a bit has been scratched off from me dumping the bike. It has been VERY durable.

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It was Krylon Fusion. I applied it exactly as the directions dictated.

I applied three coats in the specified time range, and let it dry for a whole

workweek before I rode the bike.

The bottom line is branches and rubbing parts are gonna

scratch or wear the paint off :)

If you ride like a girly man through the woods,

the paint probably will not come off :p

disclaimer: j/k :)

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I used it to paint a brand new kids pool and it did not work at all, it flaked off right and left, I would never use it again

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