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how to colorize WSF? [message #53305] Wed, 29 August 2012 15:28 UTC Go to next message
avatar 3gfisch  is currently offline 3gfisch
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Registered: June 2012
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Hi
i have my first parts, most in WSF and i like to colorize a few and protect them of dirt and sunlight,
but which colors will work? for protect will clear coat spray form hardware stores work?
thx very much
3gfisch

http://s1.directupload.net/images/120829/grdmgk5d.jpg
thats how it should look like ^^
http://images1.sw-cdn.net/model/picture/674x501_644203_547413_1346261803.jpg

edit i found this i look if this helps ^^
http://www.shapeways.com/tutorials/painting3dprintedsls

[Updated on: Thu, 30 August 2012 23:35 UTC]

Re: how to colorize WSF? [message #53450 is a reply to message #53305 ] Fri, 31 August 2012 20:29 UTC Go to previous message
avatar eostergaard  is currently offline eostergaard
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Rite Dye is an excellent color solution if you want a single color. Half a package of powdered dye can color many, many parts. Just get some water up to a very gentle boil, add the powder, stir, add the parts, stir occasionally, and let simmer for no more than 20 minutes. The other colors might have to be painted. The dye is available in any department store with the laundry detergents.

 
   
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