Gba paint

Discussion in 'GBA - Hardware, Devices and Utilities' started by Natethekidrs00, Apr 12, 2016.

  1. Natethekidrs00

    Natethekidrs00 GBAtemp Fan

    Sep 7, 2015
    United States
    Are there any recomended paint for painting gbas
  2. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    Is your chosen paint (or possibly dye) suitable for painting plastics? Is said paint likely to take wear? is your paint poisonous on contact (probably not but there are some that contain rat, fish or plant poisons)? Are you planning to treat the surface of the GBA are painting or are you up for a layer of primer/undercoat? Do you have spray gear or is this brush and dipping only? You do know you can get vinyl wraps for such things right and truly custom ones are not the most expensive?

    There are many many ways to colour plastics of different sorts (not sure what the various GBA shells use offhand and I would rather not disassemble one right now, the DS has some ABS on it though.