. I personally prefer like colours that are pretty similar in shade or tone, overlapped to provide a bit of complexity. Like colours also allow you to use lighter coats and avoid edges between masks. The gold was applied by masking off the parts I wanted to keep black, then spraying gold. To avoid silvering it’s advisable to put a gloss clear coat on before you apply decals. Well, actually I wanted the gold a little darker so I sprayed the pieces gloss black, then masked, then sprayed the gold. Depending on color you should be able to paint an HG kit with just one can. October 27, 2010, 7:59 am. Difficulty GradesTerminologyBuilding EquipmentDetailing EquipmentPainting EquipmentMisc EquipmentGlue Guide, Project FlowchartConstruction GuideDetail LinesDecals & StickersTop Coats, Paint Space PrepPaint TypesSampling PaintsPaint ReferencesPrimingAirbrushingPreshadingSpray CansDecanting PaintsMaskingCamouflageHand Painting, Weathering (Old Tutorial)Weathering General Even the cheap stuff. I use lacquers because I can safely use acrylics or enamels over top when doing panel washes or adding damage, etc. I hope this article can help you guys and always thank you for supporting us Izutaro. JM Aldeguer September 29, 2010, 1:46 am, I dont agree when you said you can get away with no primer you should always prime as it gives the colour some thing to grab on and also fills in any scratches. the Preseli Hills. Daniel Enamel paints are more toxic than acrylic paints, but aren’t as bad as lacquer paints. Excellent video! For him, hand painting can be easily used for fine details, while spray painting is more versatile. As I use spray cans I can do a re-coat after only a few hours, but I tend to wait a day just to be on the safe side. BTW… it looks very awesome in yellow , Sterling Does it matter if I use acrylic or non acrylic spray paints? And also, is it the clear coat beneath the decal or above it that makes silvering? it makes sense to me now but may ruin things in the long run, Your email address will not be published. Hopefully I’ll be able to find some alternative…, Tommy “The build itself tells a story as it shows my progression. The example here takes an old 1991 Honda Accord that has been beat up pretty badly in its life. Hi Syd how long u leave paint dry primer and paint and can u use cheap spray paint like u buy dollar store or dose gotta be model paint specifically case I’m gonna build Hguc jesta cannon and spray paint it. You can view the full list of colours here. Hi Syd, It will be reflective and look silver from certain angles. can anyone give me a step-by-step of how you paint TT Hongli kits. – 1/100 MG MSN-06S Sinanju Ver. Play with the mix until it sprays … Once the 2K Spray Max aerosol can is activated with the hardener, use within 12 hours. 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