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07-08-2008, 05:04 PM   #1
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Paint the lens barrel

I had a few lens with point loss on the barrel. I am just wondering anyone tried to paint or touch-up the lens (black) and what kind of paint and process you used.

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07-08-2008, 05:58 PM   #2
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If it's a touch up I'd possibly look at nailpolish, but if it needs anything more than a touchup I'd just leave it alone.

Make sure that you don't go anywhere near a moving part
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