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Restoring a Monogram A-4E Question --

September 27 2011 at 9:12 PM
George Campbell  (Login blueangelmodeler)
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Back around 82 i built the Monogram A-4E. Over the years, the decals went funky and the IFR probe was broken, leading edge slats broken off. It was built with leading edge slats exteneded and the underside and seat were painted with Pactra Flat Red, (i think).

Both surfaces have been reworked and sanded some. Most of the old red is still visible. Can i just use Testors Flat Red to recoat those areas ?

I've replaced all the broken gun barrels, IFR pipe and slat actuators with brass. It's getting close to re-painting time !! Thanks, George

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