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I have silver bitzpower compression fittings... my new build requires black fittings... can they be painted?
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post #2 of 5
Sure, but don't expect it to stick very well.
 
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post #3 of 5
You could get them powder coated but it would probably cost as much as new fittings thumb.gif ??
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post #4 of 5
You can paint the outside and cap perfectly fine but yah..won't stay on well, you could cure it a bit in the oven for a better finish and bond at your lowest setting (under ~200F)
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The best thing you could do is try to trade them with someone or sell them and buy the black ones. Once you touch them with paint, you will never be able to sell them IMO. I certainly wouldn't purchase home painted fittings.
 
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