Florescent Paint

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Re: Florescent Paint

Postby MEATLOAFr » Fri Jan 05, 2018 1:16 am

Tesral wrote:Somewhere among my junk there is some glow in the dark paint. Not the blacklight stuff but the luminescent in the dark stuff.

I need to drag that out, see if it is still good and employ same in some fashion.


that stuff is great, you can get a quick charge off of a black light
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Re: Florescent Paint

Postby ewg1967 » Mon Jan 22, 2018 9:56 pm

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In my quest for florescent paint I am now victorious and feel a bit stupid.

Previously when I started this thread I had issues with the blue paint fluorescing. The fact that it did not work was operator error on my part. See, I have some Philips Hue colored lights in my office and at night I have them set to a combination of blue and red. This did result in some of the paint glowing but not the blue since the Hue lights are not true UV light. I mistakenly thought I had a bad batch of blue paint. Then the other day I saw a UV pet urine LED flashlight. It was only $5 so I said what the hell. I'll take it!
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Sure enough when I pointed it in the direction of my paint the blue lit up very nicely.
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So, to sum it all up Testors fluorescent paint does work.
Now I'm off to the bathroom to see how dirty the toilet bowl is. :lol:

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Re: Florescent Paint

Postby MEATLOAFr » Tue Jan 23, 2018 4:57 am

ewg1967 wrote:So, to sum it all up Testors fluorescent paint does work.
Now I'm off to the bathroom to see how dirty the toilet bowl is. :lol:



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Re: Florescent Paint

Postby Tesral » Tue Jan 23, 2018 4:14 pm

That is about how I feel about him. Please do not dribble your paint all over the model without talent or reason.
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Re: Florescent Paint

Postby Callandor » Sat Apr 07, 2018 3:39 pm

I often use florescent red on bussard collectors. I paint the back side florescent red and the front side clear red. Now I really want to see what they look like under a black light.


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