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Chinook MEGB pt3

August 13 2012 at 1:46 PM

Neil Scrimgeour  (Login neilscrim)
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Chinook ready for decalling ... I think. Painted with Vallejo except for the pylon which is Xtracolour Oxford Blue.

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The decals should have been straightforward but the light blue and white stripes to go on the rear pylon are a) made for the Matchbox Chinook and so might be the wrong size and b) the light blue is the wrong colour, far too light. Unusual for Modedecal to get the wrong colour but there you go. Not sure what I'm going to do about this problem, I have a couple of ideas but I'll have to suck it and see.

Note for William, at last I've run into the problem of Vallejo drying too quick in the nozzle. I know you've had the problem many times but it's the first time for me. The reason was I had the pressure too high, but remember I always spray with the largest nozzle on the Badger 150 so that helps to avoid clogging anyway.



Neil

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