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How do you get your cans to shut the F*** up!!

Discussion in 'Third Rail' started by Yost, Nov 1, 2001.

  1. Yost

    Yost New Jack

    Joined: Oct 28, 2001 Messages: 33 Likes Received: 0
    How do you get your cans to shut up!!!
    Just curious how!!!
     
  2. usedtolove

    usedtolove Guest

    i say in a commanding voice..."hush"..works everytime
     
  3. deformatron

    deformatron Member

    Joined: Oct 9, 2001 Messages: 496 Likes Received: 0
    you mean like when youre using a rusto ornage dot for a fill and it sounds like somebodys just turned on a garden hose? i guess the only solution is to just use thins all the time and take five times as long to do your shit.
     
  4. I think he might be talking about cans rattling? i heard if you put a magnet on the bottom of the can it will stop it from rattling/
     
  5. sectorTVA

    sectorTVA Senior Member

    Joined: Jul 8, 2000 Messages: 1,272 Likes Received: 1
    that would work if the mixing ball was composed of a metal that a magnet could stick to...most mixing balls are glass marbles unfortunately...i think they use metal bearings in most laquer paint...but not rusto, aa, or krylon...i got a few cans of belton that seem to have metal bearings in them, but i really dont care about keeping my cans quiet...they stay reletively quiet for me...if youre carrying a bag just make sure they are upright and they wont make that much noise. cans on their sides are much noisier...its a sad fact of life that cans make noise...deal with it...
     
  6. CATS

    CATS Senior Member

    Joined: May 30, 2001 Messages: 1,600 Likes Received: 0
    I got this one, I wrap all of my cans in a soundproof eggcrate. This keeps them silent.
     
  7. taper

    taper Elite Member

    Joined: Nov 29, 2000 Messages: 4,509 Likes Received: 0
    say hey can shut the fuck up. you whore
     
  8. crso

    crso Senior Member

    Joined: Apr 30, 2001 Messages: 1,214 Likes Received: 0
    i once had a can of rusto that made no noise. it was very strange.
     
  9. podrido

    podrido Veteran Member

    Joined: Apr 14, 2001 Messages: 9,182 Likes Received: 28
    here are some ways of reducing noise....
    bring full cans wrap them in a shirt or 2 that will reduce the noise.....
    shake the cans b4 u go to the spot duh?
    figure the amount of cans you're gonna need and just take that. that way when u are done u can throw the empty cans in the garbage nearby.....
     
  10. mr beefy

    mr beefy New Jack

    Joined: Oct 31, 2001 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0
    you could buy and 12 pack of beer from the beer store drink it then put your paint in each spot put that in the bag and carry it like your going to a party.

    for the most part people dont hear paint and go "ITS SPRAY PAINT IN THERE MY NIGGAHHHH,LETS GET'EM" they hear it and think oh hes got
    -insert some shit here-
     
  11. metallix

    metallix Elite Member

    Joined: Oct 7, 2001 Messages: 2,955 Likes Received: 1
    keep cans upright, and wrap in [soundproofing material such as a t-shirt, paper towels, backpack, etc] and then proceed to your destination.
     
  12. aztek4two1

    aztek4two1 Member

    Joined: Nov 30, 2000 Messages: 770 Likes Received: 0
    all you have to do is keep them upright and walk steady. wrapping isn't even necessary.

    there was a foreign exchange student named yost when i was in highschool.
     
  13. Boring Bastard

    Boring Bastard Elite Member

    Joined: Feb 1, 2001 Messages: 3,784 Likes Received: 1
    There was one in my high school also.... But his name was Kang Li.....
    and everyone called him Kanji (like Jumanji)........And he used to give people the clumsy tourist high five!
     
  14. REGULATOR

    REGULATOR Elite Member

    Joined: Sep 6, 2001 Messages: 3,383 Likes Received: 0
    true, wrapping them in clothing reduces noise alot, especailly something like a puffy jacket from the salvation army....who cares if its bright blue and has barney pictures on it, its $14 and reduces can noise
     
  15. blood run cold

    blood run cold Member

    Joined: Jun 3, 2001 Messages: 689 Likes Received: 0
    while you're walking around and they're in your bag? just fucking pack them in nice, use a shirt or something to stick in there to make sure they are packed tight,,,

    i hate painting with someone who's bag is all jingling and shit walking to a spot.
     
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