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canopy frame painting
young_ace
Joined: September 16, 2007
KitMaker: 19 posts
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Posted: Sunday, September 16, 2007 - 07:26 AM UTC
hi evryone, I'm new to scale model building and desperately need advice. Can anyone plz tell me how to paint the canopy frames on aircraft in perfect lines because I can never get it right.
Thanks, James.
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Posted: Sunday, September 16, 2007 - 07:49 AM UTC

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hi evryone, I'm new to scale model building and desperately need advice. Can anyone plz tell me how to paint the canopy frames on aircraft in perfect lines because I can never get it right.
Thanks, James.



Hi James.
Welcome to Aeroscale,,you'll find all the answers here
People use a few different methods to mask canopies.
For starters,have a read through this thread.Im sure you'll find it usefull.
MASKING CANOPIES
Also,,check out this link.
CANOPY TIPS
These are by no means definative methods,new ones crop up all the time, but they will certainly help you to find which method or methods suit you best.
Hope this helps
Nige
young_ace
Joined: September 16, 2007
KitMaker: 19 posts
AeroScale: 17 posts
Posted: Monday, September 17, 2007 - 05:36 PM UTC
Thanks Nigel, I really appreciate your help