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SHSBulldog06 01-18-2010 08:38 PM

Attempted Digital Camo Today
 
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Alright guys, being laid off I have had alot of spare time on my hands when my 3 yr old isn't keeping me busy. So i thought i would try something new.I had an extra stock lying around for my yugo sks and I've been wanting to try out my artistic abilities by painting some digital camo. I really wanted to put it on on my Marlin XL-7 but i thought it'd be smart to do the spare for my sks and see how well it looks first.So, approx 8-10 man hours later here we go. I think I did decent for a first attempt, to critique my own work I think next time will need smaller squares. And you probably can't see it in the pics but some didn't stick too well, so a little paint ran over on to other colors. ...oh and I won't be laid off for too much longer, gonna be moving to Dalton, GA around Feb. 8 for a new job, pretty excited about that.

Equipment used:
Krylon Khaki-first coat
Krylon Olive Drab-second
Krylon Brown- third
Krylon Crystal Clear Flat-protectant
Razor knife

For the stencils I used wax paper and the painters tape.

canebrake 01-18-2010 08:45 PM

I would change the title from "Attempted" to "Succeeded"!

Great job Bulldog.

+1 on the smaller squares for the Marlin. http://i695.photobucket.com/albums/v...ons/cowboy.gif

amoroque 01-18-2010 09:01 PM

Looks like a very nice job! SHSBulldog

CA357 01-18-2010 09:26 PM

It looks pretty darn good to me. :cool:

hillbilly68 01-18-2010 10:19 PM

Wow, impressed! Good work

skullcrusher 01-18-2010 10:21 PM

Purdy. Just plain purdy. :D

spittinfire 01-19-2010 11:31 AM

Not bad at all! I like the idea of smaller squares as well but I think you did a good job.

DarinCraft 01-22-2010 01:31 AM

Looks pretty good to me...you made me like my SKS again:D

MoHawk 01-22-2010 01:43 AM

Looks damn good to me.

Sgt93 02-26-2010 10:26 PM

Nice job. Looks like you did well.


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