How do you customize a paintball mask?
Here’s a guide for painting your paintball mask.
- Disassemble your mask.
- Cover the areas that can’t be painted (like your goggles) with painter’s tape.
- Apply a few thick coats of paint to your mask and let it dry.
- Attach your stencil and paint it on.
- Let your mask dry and then put it back together!
How do you clean the dye on a i5 lens?
You need to take the lenses right out of the mask as soon as you get home and clean them with a damp microfiber then a dry one, on both sides of the lense. You can carefully run luke warm water over the outside of the lense but don’t let it run over the back side or you’ll ruin the seal on the thermal fairly quick.
Can I spray paint my paintball gun?
The best way to paint your paintball gun is to get it anodized, with the second-best being powder coated, and of course, spray painting would be the worst of the three. However, using spray paint is by far the cheapest option, and you can do it all by yourself.
How do you paint a plastic mask?
Prepare the mask blanks for painting by covering them with a coat of gesso. Plastic masks should be sprayed with a coat of plastic -fusion spray paint in white or black, or the plastic mask can be roughed up with a bit of sandpaper, then covered with gesso. Allow the prep coat to dry thoroughly.
Can you dye masks?
Once you have folded and rubber banded all of your masks squirt the dye onto the masks. We did some masks in a single color, others with two highly contrasting colors, some with two very similar colors for less contrast, and some used all 4.
How do you dye your lenses?
Simple Lens Dyeing Most dyes require distilled water and distilled vinegar. Bring clothing dye solution to a boil and then reduce to a low simmer. Keep the heat as low as possible while still maintaining a simmer. Drop the plastic lenses into the dye and allow to simmer until you achieve the desired color.