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Old 09-06-2012, 08:08 AM   #11
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I did the same thing to my wifes Glock17 with a bright green and ive been carrying it everyday for about three months and its still as good as the day i put it on. I will post pictures in a minute when i find it. I also did the front sight with the green nail polish.

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Had to find the pictures in my phone.
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Had to find the pictures in my phone.
Man that front sight is BRIGHT! Almost looks like tritium in the pic! Haha
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Ok I'm convinced. Going to go buy some nail polish and some remover. Nonacitone right?
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Ok I'm convinced. Going to go buy some nail polish and some remover. Nonacitone right?
The polish I used had acetone. It doesn't matter IMHO
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Old 09-07-2012, 01:47 AM   #16
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Just did mine m&p 9
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Just did mine m&p 9
Lookin sharp!
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It's nothing new, but I didn't see a thread on this yet so I figured id start one. I recently did the color fill on my m&p shield and it came out so good, I did my G19 and my AR lower too. Just thought id post some pics! I went with the nail polish technique because it was readily available (my wife didn't care for it to much though) and because I felt it would outlast a crayon. ENJOY!
Did u use non acitone nail polish to wipe of the rest
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It's nothing new, but I didn't see a thread on this yet so I figured id start one. I recently did the color fill on my m&p shield and it came out so good, I did my G19 and my AR lower too. Just thought id post some pics! I went with the nail polish technique because it was readily available (my wife didn't care for it to much though) and because I felt it would outlast a crayon. ENJOY!
I did the same few months back

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I've done most of my firearms.

Better quality nail polish does look better.

Gold glitter gets on EVERYTHING

Acetone based nail polish remover (or just acetone), very light touch with kimwipes or gun cleaning pads. Take your time, try not to rush, don't press too hard.

Wipe down the area with acetone before doing the nail polish. It will pull the oil off the surface as it's cleaning, so after the polish dries, make sure to re-oil the area.
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