Using Vinyl Shrink wrap instead of spray paint

Does anyone know if it would be possible to wrap c-channel and other vex metals in a vinyl shrink wrap instead of using spray paint?

I haven’t tried that before, but I don’t see why you couldn’t. The only issue that you’ll have to troubleshoot is getting the sharp angles down and the holes in the c channel.

How would you see the holes

Good question, I think you might be able to see a very small outline of them when you put on the wrap, and then cut them out with a knife but I’m not quite sure

just use spay paint
(its way easier)

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You’re right I’ll probably just use spray paint

I had this lying around FWIW: Degrease thoroughly (acetone and a good breathing mask, a stiff brush you don’t care about), etch primer, spray paint, tough finish unless the colour advertises itself as tough. This steel offcut had two coats of https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00CEU30M4 then two of this for white backing https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B005WH3Z12 and three of this for the win https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004SHJ0EI The orange says it’s tough, and it seems to be. 20 mins between coats of a given paint then 24 hours cure before next paint. The hit-it-with-a-spanner test knocked off a chip from a corner where I didn’t get a good covering of etch primer.

(Shortbread crumbs optional)

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