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Old 04-19-2013, 01:50 PM
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Paint Job

Hey guys im putting together a savage 300 wsm ordered a new stock from stockades and am gonna try a do a few mods to it so i got the unfinished one on the way. I know how to paint it already just looking to see if you guys wanna post up some pics of your rigs for some inspiration for me.

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Mike
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Old 04-19-2013, 09:29 PM
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Re: Paint Job

I did this last week. Choate tactical stock Remington 700 SPS SS 300 Win Mag
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Old 04-19-2013, 09:33 PM
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Re: Paint Job

Here is another
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Old 04-20-2013, 03:54 PM
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Re: Paint Job

Here's a few.






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Old 04-20-2013, 06:22 PM
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Re: Paint Job

I've seen a lot of cheesy DIY paint jobs on rifles. The ones above are flat-out awesome. What's the secret (on the off chance I one day get the cajones to paint a ?
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Old 04-20-2013, 10:00 PM
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Rhodesian FAL With Baby poop Camo.
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Old 04-20-2013, 10:22 PM
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I've seen a lot of cheesy DIY paint jobs on rifles. The ones above are flat-out awesome. What's the secret (on the off chance I one day get the cajones to paint a ?
The one with the bobcat is actually my first.

The secret is layering, no discernible "edges", no dramatic colors.

apply your lightest color first as a base, and then lightly layer your darker colors.

Without looking at it real close you can't see that I use a camo net that is honeycombed as a stencil for the darker colors.

Good camo is blending with nature, not trying to stand out.
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