Tamiya 1/35 Panther Ausf. A Part 8

Green is now on and I’m really pleased on how this is turning out.   There is some overspray in a few areas which I can blame on too much air pressure and not being close enough to the model.  I’m going to fix that and consider it a learning moment.  I build to relax but if I can learn and constantly improve then it is also a good thing. After the touch ups, I’ll let it sit for 24 hours before applying a clear coat in preparation for weathering. I also will start working on painting and weathering the tracks.  

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Airbrush Ergonomics

Credit for this tip goes to Don’s Airbrush Tips , specifically the section on airbrush ergonomics. This first tips deals with an issue I notice in using the airbrush for long periods of time. Since the airbrush made of a shiny metal, I tend to grip it tighter then I should. After a while this tends to cause my hand to cramp up. Using this finger wrap (via my wife).

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