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Plasti Dip Yo' Silver Bullet

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  1. b0redagain

    b0redagain Resting in Peace Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Jan 24, 2011
    Denver, CO
    I recently acquired another Silver Bullet, used, and the finish on it left something to be desired. I was looking at cheap options to make this thing look good again and came across Plasti Dip. Plasti Dip is used to add a rubber grip to tools, but some people use it for other things like Plasti Dipping their cars.

    I used the spray can version of the matte black. I took the SB apart and masked off the button. Then I tied a string to the threads on the bottom part and another to an atomizer that I connected to the top. Then I hung them up and sprayed them with about 3 coats. On the last coat for the top section I demasked the button and gave it a light coat.

    I have to say...this turned out a winner so far. Nice matte black finish and grippy rubber feel.

    Before (Olive Drab one on the right):

  2. Neon

    Neon Ultra Member ECF Veteran

    Nov 8, 2009
    Wow, that really looks good!

  3. TattooedSkin

    TattooedSkin Senior Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Jan 16, 2013
    Las Vegas
    That looks awesome. I have a white bullet and the finish is coming off around the 510 connector, I may look into a textured type spray.
  4. Oaken007

    Oaken007 Senior Member ECF Veteran

    Apr 6, 2012
    Coral Springs, FL
    I need to send you my SB so you can mod it for me.

    Where can I send?? I'll pay for shipping both ways and maybe we can talk funds??
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