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need advice on this CPR Centaur playfield

By Startek2

4 months ago

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#1 4 months ago

hey guys I got this from Stu awhile back. the question i have is with the underside. it is not painted. shouldn't it be? i have heard that clear was used but it looks like fresh wood to me....the other questions are, what color to use, what consistency, how to go about it, should i pre drill the holes first because the paint might hide the dimples? your experience and comments would be helpful!
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#3 4 months ago

thanks....do you suggest pre=drilling this thing before i paint it or just take my chances? and....use the big fuzzy roller, the small spongy roller? i only have one chance to do this right and i have never done it before......

#5 4 months ago

wow a fully automatic center punch! i thought those were illegal? lol I bumpfire mine!

#6 4 months ago

i got me one of them automatic center punches.......it is the bomb! thanks! also CPR got back to me and this run was sealed and sanded just not painted.....

#8 4 months ago

i used the punch to deepen the rather light dimples on the underside. Now I think they should show after painting....i have decided to paint so i got my supplies and i will prep the board tomorrow......do you guys think i should stuff tape in the holes? couldn't hurt could it?

#10 4 months ago

ya I'm gonna bolt the play-field to the rotisserie and keep the angles away from the inserts.....

#12 4 months ago

ok guys job done....i like it a lot better! thanks for your input, that automatic punch really came through for me.....

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