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Old 04-26-2005, 01:27 PM
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Dash Detailing

Somewhere I saw a trick on how to repaint the (in my case) silver details around some of the switches, etc on a dash.

I can't remember the trick and I can't find the source.

Can anyone help here?

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Old 04-26-2005, 05:08 PM
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I have an Eastwood silver paint pencil thing. It works good for modeling and repainting the silver highlights on dashboards. My G-body and '75 Buick have a lot of silver painted trim and this little wonder works perfectly and doesn't get everywhere when used.
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Old 04-26-2005, 06:17 PM
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Thanks SS. I'll try Eastwood...they send me enough catalogs.
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Update.

At SS's suggestion I checked around and found that Krylon makes a paint marker in silver and gold. It has a chisel tip. The paint flows when you press in the tip. It worked great on the dash. It cost $3.49 at Menard's (a local DIY store).
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