How To Color Plastic Parts With Fabric Dye [VIDEO]

How To Color Plastic Parts With Fabric Dye [VIDEO]

Lots of plastics parts can be colored with fabric dye. The process is easy, and the results are more durable than any paint. In addition to coloring white or “natural” parts, you can make any already-colored part black. Use caution since the dying process involves boiling water, and protect all surfaces–that dye will stain anything!

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Updated: February 3, 2017 — 10:10 AM

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  1. We used to do this with the slot car clear vacuum formed bodies. Back it up with silver or white on the inside and you had a metal flake look to the bodies and crashes didn’t hurt the outside body.

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