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07 April 2005 @ 12:13 pm
automail question  
I'm building a set of automail out of the craft foam and was wondering if silver spray paint would be a good thing to use to color it? My only fear is that it would melt the foam, I doubt it but I remember a long ago attempt by my brother to paint his rain gutter regatta boat (styrofoam that year for some reason) and it melting.
I was having some problems with sharpie experiments (it rubbed off easily) I really don't want to get silver all over my outfit if I can avoid it.

Would puffy paint be a better idea? It seems like it would take *forever* to use though. Any suggestions?

thanks.
 
 
(Anonymous) on April 7th, 2005 12:30 pm (UTC)
Automail
Hey, I would recomend going to a hobby store and asking about paint that doesnt melt craft foam. As for me, i would just make one out of sheet metal or steel.