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How to Paint Rusty Concrete

How to Paint Rusty Concrete Last week we looked at how to paint concrete; this week we are adding that rusty dusty build up that you often see weathering it. The build up is mostly rust but also other dust can accumulate giving a paler more tan colour.  The main colour is a very dark …

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How to Paint Realistic Concrete

How to Paint Realistic Concrete

How to Paint Realistic Concrete Concrete is found everywhere today and so at some point, you are bound to need to paint something to look like concrete.  However, it is not a simple colour to replicate as concrete does change colour over time and according to what sand was used in the mix.  Some concretes are …

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Railroad Track Scales

Years ago, I bought a Walthers track scales kit.  I got as far as gluing the buildings together and on to the base but no further. Year later, I am trying to finish some of these languishing kits and this one is slap bang in the middle of my port area. To model it properly, …

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