How To Use Modelcotes Usage
A solvent-based varnish that goes on clear and dries tranparent, overcoming the yellowing effect associated with traditional varnishes. The product dries to a smooth, low-sheen matt finish.
Common plastics are used to manufacture model kits including polystyrene and ABS, as well as MDF. Matt cote is usually applied as the final coat to a fully painted and decaled model.
Brush or airbrush. Thin suitably when airbrushing using Humbrol Enamel Thinners.
Surface dry in 1 hour. Fully dry after 24 hours. Drying times will vary according to ambient temperature and humidity. Recoat after 24 hours.
How to Clean
Humbrol Enamel Thinners.
In this video, we show you the uses of the Humbrol Model Cotes range.
Humbrol products used in this video:
Humbrol Satin Cote 28ml - AC5401
Humbrol Gloss Cote 28ml - AC5501
Humbrol Matt Cote 28ml - AC5601
Humbrol Enamel Thinners 28ml - AC7501
Humbrol A4 Cutting Mat - AG9155
Airfix products used in this video:
- PZKW VI AUSF.B "King Tiger" - A03310
- MINI Countryman WRC - A03414
We strongly suggest you practice the techniques using a test piece first.
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