Customs: Can you use acrylic paint over enamel primer?

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  1. mrclean08

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    Can you use acrylic paint over enamel primer? Or will it not stick well?
     
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    If you let the primer fully cure before you do, of course.
     
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    Are those Tamiya fine mist primers any good? Was wondering because they seem kinda pricey.
     
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    Yep. I used an enamel primer underneath the green coats I've already given my Alt Cosmos :) 
     
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    I've had varying results.
    Sometimes I have gotten "cracking" In the top coat of paint.-(might want to watch out of to much thinner in the acrylic.)
    And sometimes it cures great.
     

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