I wouldnt paint the actual honeycomb itself. Just tape over the honeycomb and paint like you would a composite rifle stock.
And no ard's arent tacticool they actually serve a useful purpose in eliminating glare better than a sunshade does
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The problem with being stupid is you cannot simply decide to stop doing dumb things...
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