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What color to paint Sten

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So I built a post sample Mark 2 Sten. I'm trying to decide what color to paint it. I have seen them in black, grey and silver. I was kind of thinking of a desert tan color or I could paint it bright multi colors just to be different. I was just going to rattle can it. The other question is should I use high heat paint? That would limit the colors that I could use. I haven't painted a gun before so that's why I'm asking.

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if it were mine i'd leave it alone for the time being. looks like it speaks with authority just as it sits now. showing character is what i was going to say.
 
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I kinda dig what you have already. I would leave it

if it were mine i'd leave it alone for the time being. looks like it speaks with authority just as it sits now. showing character is what i was going to say.
Right now it has been bead blasted so there is no finish on it. Would like to put something on it so it doesn't rust
 
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Nice job! I would pay somebody to do a battle worn cerakote. I think something in this color scheme would look pretty badass img_2293.jpg Or I would go black.
 
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