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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-28-09, 03:40 PM Thread Starter
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Default Milliput Juice? Is there a way to make something like this from Greenstuff

I seen alittleabout milliput juice how is it made?

ALso can greenstuff be thinned out with a solvent? i tried water that didnt do anything.

Please help thanks
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I have never heard of a way to 'thin' greenstuff. What sort of effect are you looking for? If your looking for a liquid/paste filler I would recommend Humbrol modle filler. It is sandable and fills in small cracks very vell.

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milliput juice is just watered down fine milliput, which creates a sort of milk and can be applied to the surface of metal models to help fill the tiny gaps our eyes cant pick out without assistance. It helps give a smoother finish to a model, and it helps create a better surface for adhesion of the paint. It wouldn't work with greenstuff since green stuff is more an epoxy type plastic, the beauty of milliput is that it is essentially a clay so it can be used in that manner. I hope this helps.
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A lot of the old-time modellers that I know use a mix of Squadron Green and liquid poly cement for filling gaps and smoothing areas (it makes a thin paste that can be painted, and dries rock hard, allowing sanding/filing and drilling) - I've used it on occasion, but the fumes give me headaches (SG has a toluene base from memory and may be harder to get in some places. Requires great ventilation and is flammable [VERY].)

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