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Postby steve131 » Tue May 05, 2020 1:05 pm

A cracking model Roy ,but definitely think it needs a lick of paint .Look at how Caspers AT ST Bandai got enhanced :think:
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Postby royjess » Tue May 05, 2020 4:58 pm

Painting it is what I envisage to do :)
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Postby Mark » Thu May 21, 2020 6:04 pm

Coming on very nicely Roy. I concur with painting!
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Postby royjess » Fri May 22, 2020 8:42 am

Thanks Mark,

I definitely going down the painting route, all the paint I required has just arrived, so I will tuck into it once I find some free time :)
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Postby royjess » Thu Jul 02, 2020 6:44 pm

I've masked off the X wing and sprayed it with a few fine coats of Tamiya insignia white primer

All sat in my mock up paint booth ready to be painted

ImageIMG_3431 by Jess Lee, on Flickr

After the primer has been applied

ImageIMG_3433 by Jess Lee, on Flickr

I'm going to give the primer a few days to set before I masked off various areas to apply the various colours.

To be continued...
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Postby Morris » Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:47 pm

Looking forward to the paint job progressing, Roy
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