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ClareWentzel

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  1. Just to show how much modelers love Future floor wax, check out Amazon. Look up "Johnson Pledge Floor Care". Once you have the Pledge showing, check the "Frequently Bought Together" note. It has been showing Micro Sol and Micro Set Setting Solutions. Must be a lot of us buying it this way.

  2. Check out the method that I used for spraying in the basement.

     

    http://clarescorner.com/Spray_booth.html

     

    I had good luck with this simple booth. The filter collected the overspray and seemed to collect most of the fumes from the solvents as well.

     

    In the interest of full disclosure, I now use a Pace Spray Booth and I have plumbed it to the outside through the rear wall of the house. This is the overall best solution.

  3. Man!! Have you checked the Testors display at your LHS lately? There are still a LOT of colors. They seemed to have eliminated the Russian stuff but most of the other colors are still around. When I saw this list, I checked out my LHS and found that they had sold off most of the eliminated colors separately. I spent about 15 minutes looking at the racks before I found this out. Keep the faith. Plus, it always helps to have a good stock of your own.

  4. What is the best way to straighten resin parts that are warped. I have some missiles that have warped fins. The fins are thin so I want to be cautious. Should I use hot water or just try to over bend them so that they are straight? Looking for suggestions.

  5. This is an interesting kit. I advised Mr. Kimura of MRC about the review. He was pleased and advised;

     

    Thank you very much for the review. Academy is trying to appeal to new clientele by introducing their multi-color molded parts that can be snapped together. The model can be painted should the builder wish to do so. It is a wonderful starter project for kids and grandkids to work together.

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