8,132 Posts #4 • Sep 29, 2016. If you airbrush you can look into Vallejo's acrylic varnishes or Alclad's klear kote (lacquer). Tamiya spray paints are not affected by acrylic or enamel paints. The Tamiya range of Acrylic paints in either Gloss, Matt, Semi-Gloss and Metallic come in handy 10ml bottles of paints for hobby use are made from water-soluble acrylic resins and are completely safe. Tamiya Spray Lacquer TS42 Light Gunmetal … Tamiya Lacquer Clear over Testor's Model Master Lacquer? Hi folks, I'm starting to get more into plastic modelling, and since I have a stack of Tamiya X / XF acrylic paints left from R/C building, I would like to use them there, too. More items to explore. Tamiya TS spray paint is a synthetic lacquer that cures in a short period of time. More Buying Choices $8.46 (5 new offers) Ages: 14 years and up. And you can also pre-shade with water-based acrylics if using them for your base colors. I used some MM black enamel on the base for my Extra 330, and let it dry for about a week. ... Tamiya Spray Lacquer TS13 Clear 3 oz Hobby and Model Lacquer Paint #85013. I just tried using Tamiya Clear Acrylic as my gloss coat. Customer service: 0044 (0) 1775 557007. Acrylic paints are the most common of all paint types. Warning! So, lets us have a quick review about these different type of paints. Arrives before Christmas . This can be done successfully, but a great amount of care is needed. Free UK delivery on orders over £60. Couleurs similaires. Enamel . Tamiya Gray Fine Surface Primer L, 180ml Spray Can. I've been using enamel washes on Tamiya lacquers for a few years, and more recently with Hataka, with no problems. In this article, we are going to go over the types of paint in modeling kits and the differences. How can you beat that? What would be a good thinner to clear ratio? Until now, I've brush-painted Tamiya colours unthinned and without blending different colours together. The paint is made up of a synthetic acrylic lacquer that cures in a short period of time. Tamiya acrylics, depending on humidity levels, can take 1-3 weeks to fully cure. 4.7 out of 5 stars 215. The finish is glossy because of the clear red...and I also used the Tamiya retarder for the first time. Reply; mrmike. Nor are the finishing standards or production goals identical from facility to facility or shop to shop. Clear. 4.8 out of 5 stars 405. Tamiya Lacquer Paint - Ultimate Modelling Products have been formulated and designed specifically with the modern scale modeller in mind. ... Tamiya Acrylic Mini XF86 Flat Clear 10ml Bottle Hobby and Model Acrylic Paint #81786 . A prime example of this is spraying a lacquer based clear paint over an acrylic paint. After curing I sprayed some Tamiya acrylic lacquer clear over the whole thing, and just about instantly the enamel started to crackle, expand and wrinkle. They go on crystal clear and stay that way for a long time. Lacquer paint & thinners attack the decals. Future is $0.53/oz at Amazon while Tamiya acrylic paint is $6.77/oz at Sprue Brothers. The trick is to let the paint dry for several days. Gloss. For Adult Modelers Only. I also have some Tamiya X22A thinner, is this stuff any good for thinning clear coat? Even though the lacquer surface is dry to the touch in a few minutes and can be handled in less than an hour, the underlying paint takes longer to dry. Each contains 100ml of paint, which is enough to fully cover 2 or 3, 1/24 scale sized car bodies. X-24 Clear Yellow. the silver is a mixture of Tamiya flat aluminum and clear blue. Previous page. Posted by Jeff M. on Saturday, October 17, 2009 7:28 PM Can Tamiya's lacquer clear be used over Testor's Model Master custom lacquer system paint without any issues? 4.7 out of 5 stars 76. :) Baxter! The paint is made up of a synthetic acrylic lacquer that cures in a short period of time. Ultimate Modelling Products have been formulated and designed specifically with the modern scale modeller in mind. Lifecolor are excellent acrylic paints, my personal favorite. I just did some simple calculations. No two finishing lines are exactly the same. 2:1-3:1 ( Tamiya Acrylic paint : thinner). Therefore, Nitrocellulose lacquers are quick drying and inexpensive, however they can turn yellow over time. This is a 3.4oz (100ml) can of Tamiya Color Spray Lacquer for Plastic Models (TS-99 IJN Gray) For Adult Modelers Only. Acrylics resist yellowing, and it is my understanding that lacquers do as well. Each can contains 100ml of paint, which is enough to fully cover 2 or 3, 1/24 scale sized plastic model car bodies. The answer to this question is an easy one for me: Tamiya X-22 Clear Gloss acrylic, thinned with Mr. Color Thinner. Tamiya Acrylic XF1 Flat Black 3/4 oz Hobby and Model Acrylic Paint #81301 . The latter are lacquer-based but their pigments are acrylic polymers. I also use Tamiya's acrylic clear often and it does take a long time to dry. Tamiya spray paints are not affected by acrylic or enamel paints. Ron's advice is good. I primarily paint with enamels, and rarely use clear coat except when painting metallics. Tamiya Lacquer Model Paints UK Supplier, buy now from Scale Model Shop delivery from only £2.99, nextday delivery available. Shipping discount for overseas customers on orders over £60 Shipping discount for overseas customers on orders over £60 Home / Paints, brushes & tools / Paints / Tamiya 10ml Semi Gloss Clear Lacquer Paint # LP-24 Tamiya Spray Paints. Tamiya 80024 10ml + Stash. FREE Shipping on orders over $25 shipped by Amazon. The spray paint is extremely useful for painting large model surfaces. Each can contains 100ml of paint, which is enough to fully cover 2 or 3, 1/24 scale sized plastic model car bodies. Tamiya AS-29 Spray Gray-Green IJN 3 oz Hobby and Model Lacquer Paint #86529. 4.7 out of 5 stars 642. Just make sure you mist it over in light coats until you have built up a solid coat. From Tamiya, acrylic and enamel bottled paints and lacquer series spray paints are available, but this time a new bottle of lacquer paint will join. I tend to lay thick multiple coats so it takes several months to dry! My style though, it is easy to shoot, easy to work with (except the drying time) and I also use it as glue for clear parts. In general, there are three major types of paints that are commonly used in model kits painting, Acrylic, Enamel and Lacquer. FREE Shipping. Hi! Warning! Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation. So be careful of that. All of these thinners are relatively mild, but do a great job on these paints - better than any other alternative I've tried. Tamiya LP-53 Clear Orange Lacquer Paint Bottle (10ml) Tamiya Colour bottled Lacquer Paints are highly versatile - whether using them to airbrush large areas, or pick out fine details with a brush, their stunning, consistent tones add superlative realism to your model. If I am painting a model white, or need a clear coat, I avoid enamels. ... Inc Super Large Bottle Acrylic Paint, X-20A Thinner, TAM81040 . TAMIYA COLOR LACQUER PAINT Painting improves the feeling by affecting the finish of the model. It's lacquer, same as most clear cotes, with a very durable surface. Paint list of Tamiya Color Lacquer Paint. Can I paint with lacquer spray over a model coated with acrylic or enamel paint? Tamiya spray paints are not affected by acrylic or enamel paints. Since it is a bottle, it can handle from wide area to delicate painting using air brush, of course it is also possible to mix colors freely. 55. Therefore, following the painting of the entire assembly, details can be added or picked out using enamel and/or acrylic paints. Acrylic. https://www.therpf.com/forums/threads/tamiya-acrylic-over-lacquer-ok.335223 Browse our wide range of Tamiya Clear Acrylic Paints available to buy online at Wonderland Models. Not suitable for children under 14 years. Colors on every screen are different, colors over time change, this is a rough approach only! You can use Tamiya primer for just about anything without fear. Thanks, Jeff. I thought that it was easier to put on a glossy coat. Tamiya spray paints are not affected by acrylic or enamel paints. They may be applied over a cured spray painted surface. $11.55 $ 11. The Tamiya retarder worked like a charm and the paint went and leveled smoothly like lacquer paints...however, I think I over poured the retarder on the flat aluminum mixture, thus it is still wet up to now. Didn't have to spray a really heavy coat to get the glossy surface. "You can apply Glosscote/Dullcote over any Testors, Model Master or Aztek acrylic, enamel or lacquer as they are specially formulated to go over them with no problems. Feel free to add comments on how we can make our rough approach better! Tamiya TS-13 Clear Spray Lacquer 85013 Score gifting points. This goes for clear and white, and perhaps other very light colours too to a lesser degree. TS These cans of spray paint are extremely useful for painting large surfaces. 03-01-2010, 06:07 PM. I've just refinished this little Gibson with acrylic lacquer. $12.79 Next page. I've also used Testor's Spray clear coats over Tamiya acrylic paints with no issues. They may be applied over a cured spray painted surface. You don't want any pooling or frosting of the flat clear coat. I don't see the crazing problem. Acrylic topcoats also present a problem when you go to strip it your paint job will get messed up. HObby-Stix Assorted Hobby Stix Sanding Sticks (7 diff grits/Bag) Tamiya AS-7 Spray Neutral Gray (USAAF) 3 oz Hobby and Model Acrylic Paint #86507. More Buying Choices $9.48 (8 new offers) Ages: 14 years and up. Im not 100% sure on putting rattle can Tamiya acrylic lacquer over Tamiya acrylic, but I know for SURE dont put it over enamel! Replied by Powder on topic Clear Coat Tamiya X22. Reference database, color charts and stash management for all the colors from Tamiya Color Lacquer Paint TAMIYA America, Inc Spray Lacquer TS-79 Semi Gloss, TAM85079. Please do not apply a lacquer overcoat, as it could damage the acrylic or enamel paint layers. Log in | Sign up. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 . $19.84 $ 19. Acrylic lacquers avoid the yellowing problem. And enamels need not be restricted to pre-shading; you can apply enamels over enamels without any problems. I use the Tamiya sprays over dried Tamiya acrylics all the time with no problem. Since acrylic paints are so weak, stronger paints when sprayed over an acrylic layer, will eat away at the paint. $23.71 TAMIYA TS-80 Clear Flat Spray 100ml. There certainly is a cost difference. It is very easy to destroy the acrylic paints with a lacquer paint. The Tamiya Colour range of quality paints is designed specifically for modelling use and has long helped modellers achieve the perfect finish on their scale masterpieces. 4 years 4 months ago #2 by Powder. Powder; Offline; Platinum Boarder M More. Can I spray a clear layer over the decals? Not suitable for children under 14 years. Nitrocellulose lacquers are good on wood, but not so good for metal surfaces such as vehicles. The paint is a synthetic lacquer that cures in a short period of time. If you are using another brand of paint, please test before applying Glosscote or Dullcote to be sure there is no reaction. " Tamiya TS spray paints are lacquers, so are completely safe to spray over the acrylic Lifecolor. Lacquer Paint LP-9 Clear (10ml) Tamiya Models: AU$4.50: TM 81789: Acrylic Paint Mini XF-89 Dark Green (10ml) Tamiya Models: AU$3.95 : TM 82111: Lacquer Paint LP-11 Silver (10ml) Tamiya Models: AU$4.50: TM 82110: Lacquer Paint Thinner LP-10 (10ml) Tamiya Models: AU$4.50: TM 82106: Lacquer Paint LP-6 Pure Blue (10ml) Tamiya Models: AU$4.50: TM 82108: Lacquer Paint LP-8 Pure Yellow (10ml) Tamiya … 4.8 out of 5 stars 433. You can also use the Levelling variety, or even Tamiya's own branded lacquer thinner. Tamiya Clear Acrylic Paints. Acrylic Lacquer: A new, low voc clear coating for wood. This is Tamiya Color Spray Lacquer for Plastic Models ( TS-80 Flat Clear). 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