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Confused over decal / transfer process...

May 27 2016 at 5:07 PM
Andrew Tomlinson  (Login AndrewTomlinson2)
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Hi
Albeit an aged and experienced modeller, I still angst over this process -

i.e if a Klear coat is put on for adhesion benefits and protecting the underlying surface, should I then put a Micro Set or Sol on, OR Mr Setter / Softener (as I have both)...?

then a Klear coat?

Or is it Klear, then transfer, then Klear, or what?

Confused..

And how long between coats to avoid chemical re-actions, although I sometimes use a hairdryer to enhance the drying? Sometimes I get are-action which goes milky on the Klear.

Sorry if this is basic stuff ! Do certain transfers work best with certain softeners too?

Cheers
Andrew

 
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  1. Clear, decal, decal solution, clear - Matt Nethery on May 28, 2016, 4:58 AM
    1. Thanks... and - Andrew Tomlinson on May 28, 2016, 10:55 AM
      1. Re: Thanks... and - Mike Gardella on May 28, 2016, 11:59 AM
     
  2. Decal process made easy - David Nickels on May 28, 2016, 1:38 PM
    1. THANKS all ! Now that is helpful ! - Andrew Tomlinson on May 29, 2016, 4:20 AM
      1. I also use Games Workshop / Citadel 'Purity Seal'... - Andrew Tomlinson on May 29, 2016, 10:39 PM
     


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