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TAMIYA CEMENT (LIQUID GLUE)


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#1 ChrisR

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 12:40 AM

Any suggestions what could be used to thin it down with?



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Posted 13 January 2013 - 11:00 AM

No idea, but you can get a different liquid cement that is already about as thin as water. Get a can of MEK at the hardware store. It's a strong solvent, so use sparingly. I apply it with a tiny paintbrush. Don't use brushes like the type on the bottom of a cap. It will hold too much MEK. Test it first so you don't melt your prized kit parts.

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Posted 13 January 2013 - 12:28 PM

Tamiya also makes a super-thin-consistency liquid glue ; look for the stuff with the Green  cap . It's used for when parts are clamped-together ; either brush the glue over-into the joints , or drop a small amount in a gap in the joint . It dries quickly and strong .



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Posted 13 January 2013 - 01:46 PM

I would just buy another type of glue. I use the old fashioned Testors, Tamiya Extra Thin, superglue, CA, and Mr. Hobby. There really isn't one glue that does it all IMO.