SMALL - SMALL - Telemetry SMALL - Radio
Thread Tools
Old Nov 19, 2012, 11:27 AM
Registered User
United States, NY, Lewiston
Joined Apr 2011
324 Posts
Paintable iron-on films?

I am building a 46" Hawker Tempest balsa kit, and I want to paint it the same way I do plastic models----using model paint and my airbrush. It will be electric so I don't have to worry about fuel dissolving the paint. The plane has open frame surfaces and ideally I would like to be able to cover it with an iron on film, just like Monokote, but then be able to paint over it to achieve the flat camouflage scheme with blended color lines. I know there are paintable fabric iron-on coverings but is there any good smooth-finished paintable iron on covering? I have been trying to obtain some old Micafilm but haven't had any luck, and I don't want to glass it.
theghosttanker is offline Find More Posts by theghosttanker
Reply With Quote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Nov 19, 2012, 10:33 PM
AMA 937634
United States, AK, Anchorage
Joined Jan 2010
1,695 Posts
Ducolam and acrylic paint?

Stone1295 is online now Find More Posts by Stone1295
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wanted Covering Film Iron acetech09 Aircraft - General - Miscellaneous (FS/W) 1 Nov 11, 2012 10:52 PM
Question Consensus on iron on film coverings? Tango Juliet Sailplane Talk 48 Jul 16, 2010 10:32 PM
Discussion paint on iron on film chasenichals Electric Plane Talk 10 Mar 06, 2008 11:57 AM
Question Lemon Pledge on iron-on film? PGR Electric Plane Talk 5 Oct 31, 2004 02:29 PM
Paintable Iron-on Coverings crashbuilder Slope 7 Jul 30, 2004 01:10 AM