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Post by Sturm86 Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:37 pm

Any of you guys have ever tried this Revell weathering set? Saw it for the first time at the shop last week, almost wanted to buy one to test and try before doing it on some modern figures and kits I have, but I've found it a bit expensive (especially to use for a first test on pieces of scrap... but this shop is often more expensive than normal prices so maybe that's why). Though it seems nice, from what they say you can mix the 6 basic products you have from the box to create a lot of different effects. Do you guys used to customize and build model kits know of any other brands that might be better than this one?

Edit: saw it at 24.99€ in the shop but it's at 9.99€ only on revell-shop.de

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Post by Commander Clint Tue Aug 09, 2016 2:18 pm

I've never seen anything like that before.

I just use a dry brush painting technique, with different layers of colour.

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Post by Sturm86 Tue Aug 09, 2016 2:40 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:I've never seen anything like that before.

I just use a dry brush painting technique, with different layers of colour.

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I've never tried anything like that set either, I was mostly just doing it lightly with paint. I've also never tried to do it on figures, most of the kits I've built were all WWII planes and cars. It will be a first time affraid hopefully I don't ruin everything lol!

Thoese you have on your picture are looking great!
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Post by Nico Tue Aug 09, 2016 3:44 pm

I've thought about weathering techniques on models before Nicolas but never tried as of yet mate,
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I always thought this would look cool with some sort of weathered effect What a Face
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Post by Sturm86 Tue Aug 09, 2016 6:51 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] let us know when you star building it, this kit is awesome!
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