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M60 A3 Concrete base

February 19 2017 at 7:24 AM
Luigi Graffi  (Login luigigraffi)
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After glued on the base a balsa wood sheet of 5 mm thickness I applied on it a layer of putty for shims available in the briko stores.Spend at least 24 hours when the putty is dry I sanded the entire surface with medium-grit sandpaper and then subsequently with a finer grain.After cleaning with a brush to remove the dust with a metal tip I engraved the surface reproducing the pavement separating lines and cracks that add realism and a more experienced in the whole.I then performed a light wash with raw umber oil and dry color I laid on the surface various shades of gray with the dry brush technique.Once you finished this step I realized oil stains with the specific product from the AK Interactive and also various dirtying earth tones with enamel colors.When I will place the vehicle and its various components on the base I will fulfill any other small aging interventions.

More photos on http://acciaioverdemodellingblog.blogspot.it/2017/02/m-60-a3-concrete-base.html


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  1. Very nice job my friend. The texture and - jerry rutman on Feb 19, 2017, 10:44 AM
    1. Thanks so much Jerry.... - Luigi Graffi on Feb 19, 2017, 11:10 AM
  2. Great work - Loris Visintini on Feb 20, 2017, 3:15 AM
    1. Thank you so much Loris!!! - Luigi Graffi on Feb 20, 2017, 12:35 PM
  3. Realistic ! - Steve Pilbeam on Feb 20, 2017, 3:50 AM
    1. Thanks Steve.... - Luigi Graffi on Feb 20, 2017, 12:37 PM
  4. Very nice, Luigi. Next step? Ciao F n/t - filippo chessa on Feb 20, 2017, 3:32 PM
    1. Thanks Filippo.... - Luigi Graffi on Feb 21, 2017, 1:37 PM
  5. Great job! - Francesco B. on Feb 21, 2017, 5:04 PM
    1. Thank you very much Francesco!!!!! - Luigi Graffi on Feb 22, 2017, 12:47 PM

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