Restoring vac-metal?

Discussion in 'Transformers Toy Discussion' started by dkrolickm, May 28, 2012.

  1. dkrolickm

    dkrolickm Beast Wars Predacon

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    So...at Botcon I got about 20 pristine transmetals, Misb Beast Wars Metals Tigerhawk being my prized haul, carefully bagged them and headed home, to find they still got their chrome scratched up!
    I baby them, but whenever I transform them, I find new scratches.
    I was ok with it...until I noticed Tigerhawk starting his battle damage collection soon after I opened and transformed him!
    What can I do?
    Should I clear coat/Future coat all my transmetals?
    If I want to restore it, do I have to track down clear paint of the exact right colors, and would it stick?
     
  2. LCDR Blindside

    LCDR Blindside Banned

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    Well, first you need a vacuum, some metal, and a dream.
     
  3. wildfly

    wildfly Right notes. Wrong order.

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    Sprayed or painted in thin enough coats, i believe solid paint should have the same effect.
     
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    brr-icy G1 Collector

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    it will dull it, clear paint and thin opaque paint don't work the same
     
  6. OMEGAPRIME1983

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    There's also chrometechusa.com. They do superb work.
     

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