plasti dipped bike frame

Giving a bike a seasonal paint job with Plasti Dip

One of the most popular uses for Plasti Dip is to create temporary paint jobs for vehicles. Plasti Dip’s unique properties make it both hard-wearing and removable (when applied to non-porous surfaces without primer) and it’s these attributes that lead Ollie Poynton to choose it for his bicycle paint job. Ollie’s bike originally had a...

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Meet the maker: Mark from Heresy Trainers

The creations of Mark Dear of Heresy Customs recently caught our eye on Instagram. Mark creates one-of-a-kind trainers using a variety of materials, including Plasti Dip. We were really keen to find out more about what he does and how it all began… Tell us a little about what it is you do? My hobby/passion...

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plasti dip enhancers and how to use them

What are Plasti dip enhancers and how do you use them?

We often get questions about our range of enhancers and how to use them, so in this post, we’ll explain what they are and how they are applied. As you will probably know, regular Plasti Dip has a matt finish once dry, but you can apply a transparent topcoat, known as an enhancer, which changes...

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Using Plasti Dip luminous on a bed headboard

We love it when we spot one of your creative projects using Plasti Dip on social media and that was just the case with Lloyd Wallbridge on Instagram who shared this post of construction underway for his daughter’s custom scaffold high sleeper…. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lloyd Wallbridge...

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The solution for damaged dishwasher racks

Rust on dishwasher racks is unsightly and can lead to marks on your dishes. Rerack is an easy to apply solution to get your dishwasher racks looking as good as new again.  It’s heat and water resistant and does not pop off during the washing cycle. Used in professional and domestic kitchens it’s one of...

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handmade kayak waterproofed with plasti dip

Using Plasti Dip to waterproof a collapsible kayak

Plasti Dip is known for its excellent waterproofing properties, as one of our customers recently discovered when he set about restoring a war-time collapsible kayak and used Plasti Dip in grey to coat the canvas. Jack Ruffhead bought the wooden frame for the kayak a few years ago from a man who found it in...

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colorbond interior transformation

Using Colorbond to restore a Range Rover interior

We recently received some great photos from our customer Richard who had used Colorbond Leather Vinyl & Plastic Refinisher to bring the seats in his 20 year-old Range Rover back to life. Colorbond is a popular car seat refinisher manufactured in the USA which we have recently started selling in the UK. It won’t crack,...

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christopher cracknell prop maker gun

This prop maker uses Plasti Dip to make incredible steampunk pieces of art

We really love hearing about the novel and inventive ways that Plasti Dip is used in everything from solving house maintenance problems to creating works of art, so when we discovered Christopher Cracknell aka The Doktar, we knew we wanted to find out more and share some of the amazing things he makes. Chris uses...

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repairing vintage cameras with plasti dip

Using Plasti Dip to repair cameras

Plasti Dip is a popular product for people who like to repair vintage cameras. These beautiful old machines often have delicate parts with pinholes or tears which need resealing and repairing and Plasti Dip is great at the job. Below we have rounded up some of the feedback we have received from customers who have...

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Plasti Dip for jewellery and jewellery tools

Jewellery making Annie McNeely: “I’m a jeweller working in the UK and I’ve just discovered Plastidip. I love the way it coats different surfaces and the different effects you can get from layering coats. I’ve attached photographs – one is of a finished brooch with further brooches which are works in progress. The other photo...

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