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Painting interior of a nitro boat

Nitro proof paint

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Former Member10/04/2022 22:35:42

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Richard Simpson10/04/2022 22:58:21
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I know enamel paint is dissolved by petrol, as I once found out to my cost on a motorcycle petrol tank, but I don't know with glow fuel.

The standard approach with such things is to always do a test piece just to be absolutely sure of the compatibility.

Charles Oates10/04/2022 23:17:33
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It's a blooming long time since I ran glow and diesel powered boats, but I suppose the old way will still be ok. All we did was paint as needed, then add a coat or two of fuel proofer from the model shop. Some guys took real pride in the interior's of their Catchalots, Snappers etc, that's showing my age!

John W E11/04/2022 08:52:43
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Hi this is the type that i use from the old eBay shopwink

HMG - Modellers Gloss Fuel Proofer Model Aircraft 125ml Tin HMG - Modellers Gloss Fuel Proofer 125ml Tin

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