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  1. ​Hi Guys ( Newbie Still Here ) ​I've been looking to no avail for Vallejo Model Air " White Paint " ​All I see is 17ml and nothing LARGER ! ​Question(s) Please: ​Does Vallejo Paint Co. made WHITE ACRYLIC paint in a larger bottle ? ​If so, can you guys give me a website were I can buy a BIGGER BOTTLE. THANKS GUYS
  2. ​Hi Guys ( Newbie Here ) ​I'm new to airbrushing, bought a single action IWATA and not that pleased with it ! ​I was looking at: NEO AIRBRUSH DOUBLE ACTION. Tell me guys would this by O.K. for me just to do my airplanes with ? ​That's all I like to build. American and German Airplanes. Thanks Guys
  3. ​Hi Guys ( Newbie Here ) ​Decal question(s) I just bought Spitfire Model. Now if I see that the decals are old in the box. Where can I buy decals that fit the design of my plane ? Thanks Guys
  4. ​Hi Guys (Newbie Here Still) :smiley24: ​​I'm trying to figure out what two colors make-up the Camouflage Colors that made me Spitfire real looking ? ​Colors like: Sandy Brown, Tan, or Drab Green, Forest Green I don't know ? ​Is there a paint set specifically for Camoufage ? HELP GUYS !
  5. ​Hi Guys ( Newbie Still Here ) :smiley24: ​​What do you guys use to separate your colors when you camouflage you planes ? ​Have you ever heard / or use this product: Parafilm M ? ​If not what do you guys use to separate the Brown/Tan from the Olive Drab/Green on your planes ? ​Thanks Guys For always being there to help this ol' guy with YOUR HELP. ​GOD BLESS ​schooner :smiley16:
  6. ​​Hi Guys ( Newbie Still Here ) :smiley24: ​​What material do you guys use camouflage ​​​to your airplane ? ​I ran across a product called: PARAFILM M ​Have any you guys ever heard of this STRETCHABLE
  7. Thanks 4 the correct facts. GOD BLESS
  8. Hi SkyKing THANKS 4 helping out and putting on the right track. YES the primer is rough. I have all the grades of sandpaper to use. Another question about your user name: SkyKing. Why I ask is I don't how old you are I'm 76 However, years ago on TV before Google, Youtube and all the sort of stuff. As a young kid I use to watch (in black and white) the TV show called SKYKING. The hero flew a single engine plan and solve crimes. Is that were you got your user name ? THANKS AGAIN 4 ALL YOUR HELP GOD BLESS Schooner :smiley16:
  9. Hi Guys (Newbie) Just finished spraying primer out of rattle can. Do I have to go over it with sandpaper? If so, what grit do I start with & end with. Thank ALL your great guys 4 helping me out in the past & hopefully in the near future.
  10. Hey Guy Where in the world do you buy these items. And how do you CONNECT it to the airplane ? Z GOD BLESS YOU schooner 😎
  11. Hi Guys (Newbie Here ) Can you please tell me what's the height & length of scale size 1/444 ? I.E. Is it smaller then 1/72 scale size ? Thanks Guys
  12. Hey Guys THANK YOU 4 your suggestions to me the Newbie, about those THIN ANTENNA LINES. I will use your suggestions. Thats what makes this Forum Great, because of guys like you helping new modelers like me. THANK AGAIN GUYS :-)
  13. Hi Guys Where do I get that THIN ANTENNA WIRE? That's attached to the back of the cockpit and leads to the tail? Plus; How in the world after you guys tell me where 2 get that THIN WIRE,but how do I ATTACHED IT TO THE PLANE ? WHEW! I hope you guys understand this fumbled- up explanation? Thank you guys 4 always helping out this new Comer. GOD BLESS YOU ALL Ray a.k.a. schooner
  14. Hi Guys (Newbie Still Here) I'm looking 4 a good ACRYLIC spray paint that really does need thinning if possible. What do you guys think is a Good All Around Acrylic Spray Paint. I'm looking to commit to a good Acrylic Paint I wait 4 your expert appinon.
  15. Hey Gil Your right on point again Man that a lot info to absorb. So I wanted to be a modeler !. . . Lol
  16. Hey Guys ( Newbie Here ) As a very new member of the modeling class. I'm very interested in SILVER coated airplanes. i.e. P-51 Mustang,B-25 Bomber.etc,ect. My Question: Why is it that I've read when spraying silver paint onto your model.You must spray Black GLOSS first after your primer base then spray your silver onto your airplane model Can you guys tell me WHY Zthe BLACK GLOSS before the SILVER PAINT goes on ? THANKS GUYS 4 always helping me out. GOD BLESS schooner IPMS # 50394
  17. Hi Guys Some spray paint manufactures say there's no need to thin their paint Is that true guys? How as a Newcomer to airbrushing believe that! Right out of their bottles and into my airbrush without thinning their acrylic spray paint! How do they know that my IWATA SINGLE ACTION M2 would accept their consultancy if paint to run without a hitch? What do you guys have to say to help this new guy out. Don't get me wrong I love the idea of Not Thinning acrylic paint. I await your knowledge. Thanks guys. Ray a.k.a. schooner IPMS#50934
  18. Hi Guys (Newbie Here ) I'm very interested in these 2 Bomber; B-25 and B-24 Bomber. My question is why are the 1:48 scale so expensive.
  19. THANK YOU GIL I will go to the Web site you suggested. Let me ask you one more question. About paint what doesn't need thinning but don't cover as well as thinned paint. Is that correct? THANKS AGAIN
  20. Thank you guys. I will definitely take what you suggested. Ray a.k.a. schooner
  21. Hi Guys ( Still A Newbie ) :smiley24: There's one more airbrush paint I'm considering? It's called COM-ART and would like to know if you guys even used it or what do you think about it ? http://www.ebay.com/itm/Iwata-Medea-Com-Art-Color-Kit-Kit-G-Opaque-Transparent/162330180846?_trksid=p2047675.c100005.m1851&_trkparms=aid%3D222007%26algo%3DSIC.MBE%26ao%3D2%26asc%3D40832%26meid%3D4a7c4113ff5a4372872440e4b933a4b0%26pid%3D100005%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D6%26sd%3D401042247755 Please click on attachment.
  22. Hi Guys (Still A Newbie) :smiley14: As a newcomer to plastic modeling. There's such an array of airbrush paint companies! I looking at ACRYLIC paints only here. I came across this paint Faskolor acrylic paint. Would like to know what you guys think about me purchasing them ? I still haven't used my single action airbrush YET! Waiting to set-up a spray booth. I await your thoughts and suggestions. THANKS GUYS
  23. Hi Gang ( Newbie Here ) Tell me guys can I use or we use PLEDGE FLOOR WAX instead of HUMBROL CLEAR. Being that Humbrol Clear more $ $ $ then Pledge Floor Wax ? What do you guys think of this idea ? .I await your suggestions and answer Greenbay vs. Cowboys today Sunday 15th. GO DALLAS !
  24. Hey Gil Tomorrow is Monday Jan.9th I'll be going to ACE HARDWARE STORE with airbase in hand alone with that Quick Release Fitting. As it was said I DON'T have to have that quick release on my compressor. I just want & need to make these connections to work. I Thank all you GREAT GUY'S who are walking this Newbie thru the maze of airbrush learning GOD BLESS YOU ALL Ray M. a.k.a. schooner IPMS #50394
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