painting longlines

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painting longlines

Postby mdfowlman » Wed Sep 25, 2013 5:30 am

Does anyone dip thier mainlines in paint to stiffen them up?
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Re: painting longlines

Postby alipinski397 » Wed Sep 25, 2013 6:58 am

Paint = NO
Tar = Yes

Go to your local home improvement store and buy a gallon of roofing tar. Thin it out with mineral spirits and run the line through it. Leave it in the yard for a week or so to dry.

You can do a search here for tarring long lines and find plenty of other reading ;)
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Re: painting longlines

Postby Dep6 » Sat Oct 05, 2013 10:36 pm

2nd that one.
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Re: painting longlines

Postby jeepman » Sun Oct 06, 2013 6:20 am

I tar mine also here is a post I did during the summer on the subject. you can also do a search and find other resources.
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