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Old 03-28-2004, 09:00 AM   #1
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Has anyone painted the back of their tank??

Has anyone ever painted the back side of their tank? If so, is there a special paint? Any words of wisdom or things to be mindful of?
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Old 03-28-2004, 09:06 AM   #2
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I have sprayed a few tanks black, I used Krylon semi-gloss. Spray thin coats, it will take 4 to 5 to get good coverage.

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I painted the back of mine black, so that it is not a distraction. It looks great. I just used a common latex gloss.
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I used a mini roller and flat latex on several tanks. I wish I would have done so on the 175...
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I used Krylon Fusion for the back of my tank.
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I used a can of blue oil based on my tank. One THICK coat with a brush. I'll take pics tomorrow and post em !
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