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Old 11-04-2011, 12:22 PM
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Default Re: Paint a translucent plastic tank?

Originally Posted by thegnu View Post
Heres the truth about attempting to paint that tank you have , it is made of a high temp high silicone base plastic , in my buisness we have seen this type of plastic many times in my paint shop an it does not accept primer or paint very well at all. ( even with the best adhesion promoters an primers).

I have tried almost every paint under the sun and they will peel or drip right off with the first drop of gas on it

Plastic coating may work, but could be a few extra dollars
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