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cheapest way to paint my arcade
« on: February 18, 2017, 07:51:08 pm »
now that i have my arcade finished for the most part,what is the cheapest but still nice looking paint ideas I could use to paint my cabinet? could even spray paint look nice? also after i paint it of course ill decal it a bit

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Re: cheapest way to paint my arcade
« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2017, 08:15:27 pm »
Spray paint may sound cheaper but the amount of cans you need to have a nice finish is actually quite expensive.

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Re: cheapest way to paint my arcade
« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2017, 09:20:21 pm »
Buy good paint and a good roller. Stop being cheap.
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Re: cheapest way to paint my arcade
« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2017, 09:37:52 pm »
Depending on size, laminate can be cheaper than paint...if you're painting correctly at least.

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Re: cheapest way to paint my arcade
« Reply #4 on: February 21, 2017, 05:29:28 pm »
$10 can of oil based paint and a pack or two of $1 disposable rollers.

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Re: cheapest way to paint my arcade
« Reply #5 on: February 21, 2017, 05:31:40 pm »
You could go the Malenko route and leave the walls unfinished.  Make sure you moan about being broke while you start threads about your latest $1,500 project.

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Re: cheapest way to paint my arcade
« Reply #6 on: April 17, 2017, 11:33:01 am »
Is there any good black all in one primer/paint for the insides of cabs?

  
 

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