Apply a coat of primmer and go from there. The third shell I soaked in mineral spirits for a half hour It does work but I had to soak the pieces for like a week and then scrubbed the hard to get places with a toothbrush The other inconsistency is that the model manufacturers seem to change the plastics they use on occasion. Somebody on the Atlas forum wrecked a Kato ACCW shell because the brake fluid he soaked it in made the plastic very brittle and porous, as if it was a giant potato chip. Any helpful tips, hints, or suggestions are very much appreciated. Pine Sol works on Kato and numerous others.
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Gateway to Cape Cod MA. Model Railroader Newsletter Sign up! Souda99 Member since January, After 20 minutes, the product did not seem to be working, so, as per the instructions, I left my Athearn diesel shell in the product longer. Nelson Ex-Southern Being Hoisted. Thank the man above you did not do what I did as a previous dealer of this product.
Member since April, From: I initiated a dispute process through PayPal several days ago, but still haven't gotten a response. I am using glass jars that Prego Sauce came in. Posted by Doughless on Tuesday, September 01, 7: However, a week later I was visiting friends in the U. Kato shells are made of a type of plastic different from any of the other manufacturers, and they cannot handle brake fluid.
The field paint mixing station offers or gallon capacity. Apparently with the ELO, you can't or shouldn't soak it This unit utilizes our versatile FCX chassis. They believe it added in their skin shedding and got most of the little bits off. It would strip lacquer, primer and any filler that you used from the model without harming the plastic. Thread Tools Show Printable Version. Pro — Maximum Versatility The Pro Model is equipped to take any and all attachments now and in the future, as your needs change or expand.