protecting a painted pickguard

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by ImNotGeddyLee, Oct 31, 2003.

  1. i had my pickguard painted by a friend and have added about 5 coats of polyurithane (sp) but the paint still can be scratched off with ease. What can i use to cover this awesome looking egg?
  2. don't use a pick;) :D
  3. i dont but youd be surprised how much damage can be done from just from general fingering and slapping... :D
  4. That's the reason most people don't paint their pick guards in the first place.

    Not very practicle!

  5. Shouldnt this be in setup?


  6. Tsal


    Jan 28, 2000
    You wait a month for the clear gloss to cure, after that it should be decently scratchproof.
  7. bill h

    bill h

    Aug 31, 2002
    small town MN
    Before you paint the PG you may want to scuff up the PG so the paint will stick.
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