Fading paint and lettering

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CSX ENG
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Fading paint and lettering

Post by CSX ENG »

What's your method of fading paint and lettering on Walther's freight cars?

Chuck Walsh

Post by Chuck Walsh »

Try this link. www.mrhobby.com The procedure is reversible. Does not work well on black colors. Scroll down to "fading freight cars".

bentnosewillie

Post by bentnosewillie »

That technique works well - I generally apply the alcohol with my airbrush for a more subtle effect. If I want to fade the lettering only, I airbrush a thin wash of the carbody colour over the whole car.

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