Thanks, OC! Nice job on yours!!!! Are you going to weather it or leave it as-is? It looks sharp!!
Oh yeah.... You nailed it. Love the chipped paint effect all around. Congrats on a unique paint job and double congrats on your L1 certification!!!
I have had good luck using old-school frisket film for masking/stencilling.
I used a Jolly Logic Chute Release and Jolly Logic Altimeter 3 (along with an Eggfinder Mini locator) on my L2 cert for a flawless flight.
I used a Chute Release on my successful L2 cert flight at NARAM in August.
Yes, yes and yes!
I use Adobe Illustrator for the design work and then print on Bell Decal paper using my inkjet. A few light coats of Krylon Crystal Clear UV...
Now THAT is a nice touch!
You won't be disappointed. It's a great kit.
I have used Ceatex Auto Air and Ceatex Airbrush paints. They are both great for rockets and spraying indoors with easy cleanup. I agree with the...
Actually, Auto Air is an automotive paint (hence the name).
I was able to pick up a $380 Artograph spray booth on Craigslist for only $75. Perfect for indoor painting. If you look around, they are out there.
Absolutely. I have used many aerosol primers (mostly Rust-Oleum Painter's Touch because I love the way it sands) underneath the Createx airbrush...
And you are right.... Hobby Lobby is a great source for Createx. Michaels used to be but they switched to a different brand.
Yes, they are water clean up. It also helps to get a bottle of Createx airbrush cleaner. If you use Createx Auto Air, get a bottle of Auto Air...
Marc... Have you used your airbrush to spray Future too? I know many people do, but I am nervous about it drying inside the airbrush.
That is awesome!
A few more....
In addition to Createx (which I mostly use), I have also used Tamiya, Jacquard and Model Masters brands in my airbrush - all with excellent...
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