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|08-05-2012, 04:09 PM||#1|
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I am interested in painting a simple stripe on a guitar and I'm wondering if I can go over the existing finish? And what I would have to do to finish it off... Clear coat the entire face again?
Edit: This guitar is like brand new, and not just some cheap strat copy so I don't want to ruin it!
|08-05-2012, 04:29 PM||#2|
Likes trem wankery.
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I guess it really depends on what you want the outcome to look like.
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|08-05-2012, 04:33 PM||#3|
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Pin stripe tape. Cheap, easy, and you can remove it if you don't like it.
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|08-06-2012, 11:31 PM||#5|
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In that case, a refinish is a better solution. Before jumping the gun, try and find some decals that look like that. It'd be far less costly and time consuming, not to mention reversible.