UPSTATE SCALE MODELERS

worlds of wonder on a smaller scale

                            Tips & Techniques

 Here is where you will find Tips and Techniques for building models

Gluing of windshields

whenever you want to glue a windshield to a car, boat, plane, etc. use white glue it dries clear and any mess can be cleaned with water and a paper towel

Removing Chrome from Model Pieces

when you want to remove chrome from model pieces use Purple Power, set the pieces in a shallow container, put the pieces  in container, pour purple power over piece and in about 30-to 40 min. your pieces will be dechromed. 

Painting a hard line

when painting a hardline using different paint colors use masking tape as your seperator.