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Well ? As soon as it's warm enough I'm going to paint the GL 1800 Now I know a few have used fingernail polish, but I think I'm going to mask it off and hit it twice with thin layers and then use acetone for the little area's to clean up ! What do you think ? :chatter:
 

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Seems like more work than necessary.

I used Testor's Model paint -- slopped it on real good and took excess of with paint thinner.


Saw this recommendation on the board two years ago.
Worked for me.
 

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Mike - take it off the bike and use a little siringe and you'll find it works much much easier. If you don't have something like that around the house, then go to a hobbie shop and for a couple of dollars you can be in business. They also will have a matching paint or something close for cheap too. You'll find there is also virtually no clean-up since there is no mess either.

Good luck and enjoy your newly painted 1800, it looks much better that way - no question.

DaleC
 

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How hard is it ? Or whats involved with removal of the cover ?
Difficult ?
 

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Dan, I hope your wife doesn't need the syringe any more! :D
 

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Wife took side cover off and walked to the drugstore and matched the paint with fingernail polish works great it's been on for two years now and not peeling..

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