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Airbrushing for Scale Modelers
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England - South West, United Kingdom
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Posted: Friday, March 18, 2016 - 04:24 AM GMT+7
Bill Cross reviews Aaron Skinner''s book ''Airbrushing for Scale Modelers''.

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New Jersey, United States
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Posted: Friday, March 18, 2016 - 05:02 AM GMT+7
Thanks. Darren, for getting this one published.
New Mexico, United States
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Posted: Friday, March 18, 2016 - 05:09 AM GMT+7
Good review! Thanks for the heads up on what this book covers.
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Tennessee, United States
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Posted: Friday, March 18, 2016 - 09:56 AM GMT+7
Excellent comprehensive book! Kalmbach does a great job of illustrating their work.
Budapest, Hungary
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Posted: Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 10:39 PM GMT+7
Great review! How detailed is the basics part please? Thinning, issues, etc? Is there anything on different paint types, brands? Thanks!
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Alabama, United States
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Posted: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 03:40 AM GMT+7
I got a copy of the book, and when it comes to different paint types, brands, and their thinning issues, that is the major omission, that in fact the author actually makes a general recommendation for a certain airbrush paint thinner that is known to cause major problems with one of the paints he mentions.