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post #11 of 37 (permalink) Old 06-27-11, 04:25 AM
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Wow cheers for that. Would they happen to have a White spray by any chance?
I know for sure there was White as well as Black, and I'm not 100% but I think there are other colours too. Just shake it up ALOT before use.

I've been using it on SM and some WFB stuff and it's good, just used it on some Rhinos and the results are a little worse than GW spray, but still worth it.

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post #12 of 37 (permalink) Old 06-27-11, 04:40 AM
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I know for sure there was White as well as Black, and I'm not 100% but I think there are other colours too. Just shake it up ALOT before use.

I've been using it on SM and some WFB stuff and it's good, just used it on some Rhinos and the results are a little worse than GW spray, but still worth it.
Awesome thanks

I just purchased some Eldar and am currently debating whether or not to spray them white or not. Either way, I could use another spray can

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Lol I use a boxcutter instead of an exacto knife
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I consider this pretty cheap, because of the quality of them, the blade is good the cutters are excellent and I can't moan about them. Yes it's army painter but I got it for £7 something from triple helix wargames
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You get what you pay for. Well in every case but GW tools =/ i bought a pair of swedish clippers and the things cut plastic like a knife through hot butter.
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I find a lot of the P3, army painter, vallejo, etc stuff to be equal or better quality than the GW stuff and usually cheaper. This is some of the stuff I buy:

Examples (From Maelstrom Games):

Citadel Chaos Black 400ml spray can = £8.55
The Army Painter Base Primer Matt Black 400ml spray can = £6.75
save 27%

1x Citadel Sculpting Tool = £3.69
3x The Army Painter Modelling Sculpting Tools = £5.39
pay 46% more for 3x more.

3x Citadel Modelling Files = £6.48
3x Formula P3 Files = £4.45
save 46%

1x Citadel Green Stuff = £5.53
Whole block of Milliput from B&K = £2.50
save 121% for 4-5x more.



All this is just from Maelstrom. If you shopped around a bit more you could probably get even better discounts, I'm just a bit too lazy to bother.

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Very good ideas. I was looking(not very in-depth) for a cutting board. I'll definitely check out amazon. AmTech seems like that's where it's at sculpting tools here I come!

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If looking for cheap paintbrushes. In the UK there is a hobby/book store called The Works. This store has a great variety of art tools ranging from brushes and mixing pads. Rather than paying £5 for a GW brush I bought a set of 4 brushes of different sizes that work on all paints for £1.99. Work great!

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dickblick.com is the way to go for some awesome sable brushes and even other higher quality brushes.

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I bought some GW hobby files awhile back, worked great for a few weeks then rust settled in the grooves making them useless, I wasn't pleased. Went to a hardware store and picked up a set of 10 files (and they have files on both ends) for cheaper, I've had those for awhile now and they are excellent.

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