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#1 buba39

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Posted 01 November 2009 - 11:11 AM

is there a way to clean over spray off model glass with out damingeing it?

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Posted 01 November 2009 - 11:36 AM

What type of paint? Most Enamels will come off with enamel thinner with out harming the glass.
If it's a hotter paint (lacquer, etc...) then i would try polishing it off with a polishing kit or super fine rubbing compounds.

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Posted 02 November 2009 - 06:49 AM

Model Master Airbrush thinner will clean off just about any paint, even lacquer, without harming the plastic surface. I usually take a Q-tip and dip it into the thinner, then very carefully stroke the surface a little bit at a time. Don't scrub too hard as it will leave tiny scratches.

Afterwards you will want to polish the surface and then wax it to keep it shiny. :D