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>> Home > Forum > Hobby Chit Chat! > lmagined or not
lmagined or not
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Forum Posts: 274
29th Nov 2017 20:15  
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Just another daft question ,I don't know if I imagined this or not but I think I read somewhere that you can use gum tape to give the impression of plating ,any help appreciated .cheers Marky👍

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29th Nov 2017 20:23  
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Hi Mark, Hmm! The gum will go gooey with heat (sun if you get any!) or go brittle with time and fall off.
Thin card or heavy grade paper (depending on scale) and Ezekote or similar would be better.
Cheers Doug 😎

Young at heart - slightly older in other places 😉 Cheers Doug