Ported Barrel Painting
Posted 02 April 2009 - 12:22 PM
Posted 02 April 2009 - 12:27 PM
I just camo all my gun, all I used was 3 cans of spray paint held it away about 6 to 12 inch and did quick sprays this is what I got and NO paint in the barral Photo_0027.jpg (338.26K)
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Posted 02 April 2009 - 08:27 PM
That's what she said... lol Had to, sorry... Anyhow... Toothpicks are a good idea. I like the cotton ball idea except that fibers might get "glued" to the barrel by the paint... if you could get a gell that doesn't leave a bad residue you could compress it inside the barrel when the porting is so that it stops up the porting, but it would have to be something that would "retreat" and not stick to the porting. I got it! just use a finish brush to paint around the porting by hand... lol
Posted 02 April 2009 - 09:16 PM
Posted 03 April 2009 - 09:49 AM
...you can always take some petroleum jelly and rub the inside of the barrel with it....this will prevent the paint from sticking to the inside of your barrel and will wash out easily.
Posted 03 April 2009 - 09:09 PM
When it's in, adjust it to fit tightly against the barrel's inner walls.
This post has been edited by bob endo: 03 April 2009 - 09:09 PM
Posted 05 April 2009 - 04:33 PM
This post has been edited by SFC. Connell: 05 April 2009 - 04:33 PM
She faked a funeral so people would come visit?
ROFLMAO That's both terrible and hilarious at the same time.-Pirate
Posted 06 April 2009 - 06:07 AM
Two ways I spray ported barrels.
FOAM hair curl rollers (you can find at Wal-Mart, Grocery stores, $1 Dollar stores etc and health and beauty sections).
use a wood dowel and stuff the foam rollers in until it fills the length of the barrel. Make sure one of the foam rollers
are just to the tip off the barrel end. TAPE OFF THE breach/threaded end completely!!! NICE & CLEAN paint job every time.
Another way is a wood dowel with paper towels tightly wrapped around it. Tape down the end of the paper towels.
push the dowel through the barrel until the paper towel is covering the inside of barrel completely.
If you apply the paint in thin coats, there will be no concerns about clogging up any of the port holes.
Posted 07 April 2009 - 06:35 PM
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