How Do You Dye a Lacrosse Head?


Quick Answer

To dye a lacrosse head, clean it with bleach, rinse and dry the head. Soak the head in a mixture of dye, vinegar and hot water for 10 minutes. Turn the head over, and soak again. Rinse and dry the head. It is important to mix the correct ratio of ingredients.

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  1. Clean the head

    Remove the string and mesh from the head, and wash the head with water and bleach. Rinse and dry the head.

  2. Mix the ingredients

    Pour the quantity of water recommended for the dye into the pot, and heat the water to the boiling point. Add the dye and 2 tablespoons of vinegar. Stir the mixture until uniform.

  3. Dye your head

    Once the solution has formed, pour the solution into a deep plastic bowl. Immerse the head into the dye, and let the head soak for 10 minutes. Use tongs to flip the head over, and soak it again for 10 minutes. Take caution to avoid spilling the dye on your hands or clothes.

  4. Rinse and dry the head

    Once sufficiently soaked, remove the head from the dye, and rinse it with cold water. Spread the head on a newspaper, and allow it to dry. Finally, restring the head.

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