Alclad II Lacquer Chrome

Alclad II Lacquer Chrome Date Price From Manufacturer 10/29 $6.46 Great Models Alclad “Wow” is all I can say. I’ve seen the amazing finishes from this paint by the aircraft modelers, but after seeing it with my own eyes it’s really something! The only requirement for working with this paint is you have to prime… Continue reading Alclad II Lacquer Chrome

Liquid Leaf Classic Gold

Liquid Leaf Classic Gold Date Price From Manufacturer 10/29 $4 Art store Plaid Ever since I argued with a moron who refused to believe gold has a metallic luster, I’ve been on the look out for easy to apply gold that looks great and easy to apply. The traditional silver/clear orange+yellow approach just doesn’t cut… Continue reading Liquid Leaf Classic Gold

Mr. Dissolved Putty

Mr. Dissolved Putty Date Price From Manufacturer 10/20 300yen R10 GSI-Creos (formerly Gunze) Mr. Surfacer 500 had been my choice of putty for a long time, it can be pretty thick if you grab the bottom of the bottle, still there are times when I wish it is more filling. I also don’t like to… Continue reading Mr. Dissolved Putty

Mr. Masking Sol Neo

Mr. Masking Sol Neo Date Price From Manufacturer 10/20 200yen R10 GSI-Creos (formerly Gunze) Mr. Masking Sol was a pretty horrible masking liquid, and no one knows why it takes them this many years to figure it out. Now they come out with the “Neo” version, which smells, act and look like Modeler’s Mask Sol… Continue reading Mr. Masking Sol Neo


V-Color Date Price From Manufacturer 10/20 300yen HobbySearch Irisawa I’m sick of people saying you can’t paint on rubber parts. V-color can go on rubber and will stay on (i.e. not crack up). When you smell the thinner you know it’s acetone, but acetone kills your brushes. Their brand-name thinner is milder and safer for… Continue reading V-color