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Old 08-01-20, 07:59 AM
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Touch up paints

Hello. I have a beautiful Kuota K Factor tri bike that I have owned since 2007 . I am seeing more and more large scratches , and I do like this , the paint scheme was so beautiful and its making me depressed . I am hoping someone can direct me to how and where I may get touch up paint to help it out a little bit. The bike has like 5 different colors , red , black , silver , white and like a black carbon. Thank you.
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Old 08-01-20, 08:42 AM
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Best bet. Nail polish. Second best bet. Model paint from a hobby store.
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Is there an automotive paint shop nearby? They'll be able to match each color (or the need one); one caveat: can be somewhat expensive as the smallest quantity tends to be a spray can, or quart sized cans.
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I have found a small bottle of brush in the cap touch up paint included with many new bikes, as shipped across the sea.

in the small parts box ,, but they are not the kind of thing you load into the on the floor price tag , so they collect in a bin @ the shop.
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There's "perfect match" and there's "not exactly". "Not exactly" tends to draw your attention to the blemish that you are trying to hide.
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