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Neat idea for painting dumbbell eyes


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#1 Skeet6

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Posted 14 September 2019 - 07:22 AM

I always painted them once on the fly - I thought about how to hold multiples to paint ahead of time... ask the lady of the house for some old-style bobby pins. The ones my wife had will hold 4 each.
Hope this helps.
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Posted 14 September 2019 - 12:34 PM

old trick

 

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#3 Rocco

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Posted 14 September 2019 - 09:54 PM

How do you paint them, so hat the colors don't chip off? 

 

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#4 Skeet6

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Posted 15 September 2019 - 06:56 AM

old trick
 
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Neat! I didn't know. I was thinking and thinking and was going to bend a paper clip when the light bulb went on.

Hope this helps anyway. Rocco, I haven't found anything that stops them from chipping with heavy use. I usually have them bitten off by pickerel eventually anyway. ;)

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