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Old 08-21-2011, 21:12   #1
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Painting some old USGI mags need some advice

Well i got these old USGI mags that I want to paint flat black .Do you guys thinks I should primer them first then hit them with a coat of flat black or just skip the primer and just paint them.Thanks guys
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Old 08-22-2011, 06:31   #2
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I wouldn't worry about it much; guess it depends on how tight they fit in your magazine well, but either way it's going to wear off on certain areas.
What I have done before is put masking tape on the part of the mag that will be up inside the mag well, use gunscrubber or whatever cleaner/degreaser and just paint them.
You could also try Birchwood Casey Aluminum Black.
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Old 08-22-2011, 09:48   #3
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Just paint them. Touch them up if they show wear and tear.
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