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Painting the Kraylix Cabinet

After much consideration, I finally decided to have someone else paint my Kraylix cabinet for me (although I did the prep). The decision came down to not having a great space to do the paint in, and the desire to … Continue reading

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Prepared Kraylix arcade for paint

With the Kraylix cabinet assembly complete, it was now time to prepare it for paint. The Kraylix has many chamfered edges which need to be sanded down smooth. Thankfully MDF (which the cabinet is made of ) sands down very easily – … Continue reading

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More White Paint for Space Shuttle Pinball Cabinet

The weather was perfect for spending a day in the garage painting today, so I made good progress and finished the white paint on the Space Shuttle cabinet! Same procedure as before. The mask is applied in sections, one at a … Continue reading

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Painted White color on Space Shuttle Pinball Cabinet

Today I made some more progress one the Space Shuttle pinball cabinet re-painting. It was exciting to proceed to the third and final color, white! I started with the backbox. The stencils I bought came as one big piece, but … Continue reading

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More Red Paint for Space Shuttle Pinball Cabinet

With the help of the Pinside Space Shuttle thread, it looks like the mystery of the backbox not matching the stencil is solved – Williams produced games with two different styles of backboxes! The stencil I bought to repaint the … Continue reading

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Painted Red Color on Space Shuttle Pinball Cabinet

After letting the blue paint dry for a week, today I proceeded to the next step and painted the red color. The graphics are painted using vinyl stencils which have an adhesive backing – be warned this can easily lift … Continue reading

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On Paint & Colors for re-painting a Space Shuttle Pinball Cabinet

Here’s the colors I settled on for re-painting my Space Shuttle cabinet – all are Rust-Oleum Painter’s Touch 2X Ultra Cover: Flat White Primer Gloss Navy Blue Gloss Apple Red Gloss White Matte Clear They will be painted in that … Continue reading

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