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Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-11-2012, 04:52 PM
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Posted By Skeet UK
Not really...but a brush will, unless you are...

Not really...but a brush will, unless you are good and use a pinstriping brush and pinstriping enamel...use the Paint Pen.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-07-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 449
Posted By Skeet UK
Haven't been on here for a while, so I may be...

Haven't been on here for a while, so I may be swearing but...Ormsby Guitars, Perry Ormsby.

He is in Australia, but will talk to you on the phone, finalise design ideas etc and build you a truly...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-07-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
Clay bar cleans the paint. What you need to do...

Clay bar cleans the paint.

What you need to do is compound it, or ideally, wet sand it with P2000 grit, then compound it with Meguiars Ultimate Compound with a DA or carefully with a rotary polisher...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-31-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
Colour doesn't fade, unless it has been...

Colour doesn't fade, unless it has been "bleached" by UV light (The Sun) or has oxidised, as in car paint finishes.

Is it just dirty? If it is grained in dirt or staining, buy a Clay Bar and use...
Forum: The Pit 10-31-2011, 05:19 AM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
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http://www.attractioninstitute.org/inner-game/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/two-thumbs-up-232x300.jpg

http://www.awarenessideas.com/v/vspfiles/images/thumbs/AI-sdoth010-02.jpg
Forum: The Pit 10-31-2011, 05:15 AM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
Dude. You clearly have some strong opinions,...

Dude.

You clearly have some strong opinions, some of which under other circumstances would certainly be valid.

But.

I would prefer it of you didn't come into MY Sex Thread and start calling some...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-29-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
Ever seen an older car, that normally comes with...

Ever seen an older car, that normally comes with grey bumpers, but some fool has colour coded them...badly?

Paint does not like to stick to smooth surfaces or surfaces that it can't bond with.

If...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-29-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
You don't have to strip the finish, quite often...

You don't have to strip the finish, quite often it is better not to, but what you DO need to do, is scuff the finish and CLEAN it, before you apply any paint.

Scuff it with 240 grit paper all over,...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-08-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
Is it a metallic finish or just a straight...

Is it a metallic finish or just a straight colour?

You can't sand on a metallic or pearl etc as it will dull the finish.

If it is anything other than regular colour, apply 3 coats of clear after...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 08:20 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
LOL:D Well...take your tube of toothpaste up to...

LOL:D

Well...take your tube of toothpaste up to your car, polished as you like and see if you get as good a reflection:D

s'all about the Colgate man!
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 669
Posted By Skeet UK
The Pacifica is an excellent guitar to upgrade,...

The Pacifica is an excellent guitar to upgrade, because the neck and body are great and everything else can be changed. I have done several!

Set aside 50 or so in your budget for a Pro setup (from...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
Hmm...where to start. Well...my usual tip is to...

Hmm...where to start.

Well...my usual tip is to read this a couple of times.

Painting Guide (http://www.6mmbr.com/stockpainting.html)

This one is House Of Kolor's UK site

HOK...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By Skeet UK
Cool... It's all good. I won't be hanging on...

Cool...

It's all good. I won't be hanging on long, coz I want my stuff, but I thought I would post up in case anyone did want anything.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 05:39 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
2K is 2 pack, urethane enamels etc. Car paint. ...

2K is 2 pack, urethane enamels etc. Car paint. I use House Of Kolor, which is the best paint money can buy.

Doing a trans finish requires tinted clear, which could be a problem...however, looking...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 05:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By Skeet UK
Well, either way, you would be paying 15 for...

Well, either way, you would be paying 15 for delivery, so if you got them for a bit less...it's a bonus!

I'm getting a Offset diamond fret file 5054, micro mesh pads 3711 (well cheap), under-string...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
Well...doing a bit of custom paint, I have a bit...

Well...doing a bit of custom paint, I have a bit of knowledge on this.

If I were you, I would clear it with 2K. I obviously mix my own and use a gun, but you get it in a can. VERY hard, cures rock...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By Skeet UK
Yeah I guess. Any customs etc. I am only...

Yeah I guess.

Any customs etc. I am only getting a few light bits. Shipping is 15, but then I have to get it down to you.

Obviously the more people the cheaper it gets.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 04:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By Skeet UK
Stewmac Order. Anyone in UK want anything?

HI peeps.

I'm still here!

I'm ordering some stuff from Stewmac, wondered if any of the UK peeps wanted anything.

That is all.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
Why do you want to use Nitro? I assume that both...

Why do you want to use Nitro? I assume that both are solid body guitars?

Nitro is pretty crap IMHO unless you are talking about a vintage or decent acoustic instrument. It never fully hardens, it...
Forum: The Pit 05-08-2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
Been there, done...

Been there, done that...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1277929/New-study-shows-Pill-affects-womens-libido.html
Forum: The Pit 05-04-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
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http://i.ytimg.com/vi/rgaOvbnN2vc/0.jpg

http://www.worldpulse.com/files/upload/4091/image_1.jpg
Forum: The Pit 05-04-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
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http://rlv.zcache.com/never_do_today_what_you_can_put_off_until_tomorrow_mug-p1688127672549213642gq8i_325.jpg
Forum: The Pit 05-04-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
I reckon you will be a bit of a Heffner.

I reckon you will be a bit of a Heffner.
Forum: The Pit 05-04-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
Ahhh...Brett, got a new GF yet dude? Tom et...

Ahhh...Brett, got a new GF yet dude?

Tom et Al...I hope you are all doing well?

I'm glad you are being naught...keeps things lively!
Forum: The Pit 05-04-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
Evening all, just thought I would pop in and see...

Evening all, just thought I would pop in and see how my Sex Thread is doing.

Are you all playing nicely and that?
Forum: The Pit 03-27-2011, 09:35 AM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
Get married and have kids...

Get married and have kids...
Forum: The Pit 03-25-2011, 02:22 PM
Replies: 13,016
Views: 489,703
Posted By Skeet UK
When I was about 16 or so, my bets mate and I...

When I was about 16 or so, my bets mate and I smuggled two girls back into the house and stayed up chatting etc.

About 4am we started fornicating.

Time got on.

Suddenly...movement is heard...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-23-2011, 09:41 PM
Replies: 2,565
Views: 210,017
Posted By Skeet UK
See bold. Those are my instructions. Do the...

See bold.

Those are my instructions. Do the light base colour first, then a couple of coats of clear and wet sand it back to P800. Then mask up (might want to look at artists mask AKA Frisket...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-20-2011, 09:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 375
Posted By Skeet UK
More layers if it is painted!

More layers if it is painted!
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-20-2011, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 303
Posted By Skeet UK
Mark a centre line down the back of the...

Mark a centre line down the back of the neck.

Take measurements at various fret positions along the neck, ideally with a vernier calliper so you know how thick it is to start with, at various points...
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