Sponsor Message:
Aviation Hobby Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Detailing Model Aircraft Cockpits  
User currently offlineUsair737-200 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (12 years 11 months 1 week 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 5501 times:

how do you detail a cockpit on a 1/48 scale aircraft.you know make it real looking.


2 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineStaffan From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (12 years 11 months 1 week 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 5465 times:

Usually with paint, first paint the whole panel and then make all the buttons and stuff the correct color.

Regards,

Staffan


User currently offlineCOboeing777 From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 693 posts, RR: 4
Reply 2, posted (12 years 11 months 1 week 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 5455 times:

What I do is paint the the parts that have fine details the color the majority of the panel is and then I have this stuff I rub onto the parts that only rubs off onto the highspots and highlights the details. I have a thing with a few colors, silver, gold, copper and blue, red, green metallics. Only one I ever really use is the silver and copper. Never really have found any use for the others. As for other parts, just get a nice fine brush and paint them by hand.

Top Of Page
Forum Index

Reply To This Topic Detailing Model Aircraft Cockpits
Username:
No username? Sign up now!
Password: 


Forgot Password? Be reminded.
Remember me on this computer (uses cookies)
  • Aviation hobby related posts only.
  • Back all your opinions with facts.
  • No adverts of any kind. This includes web pages.
  • No hostile language or criticizing of others.
  • Do not post copyright protected material.
  • Use relevant and describing topics.
  • Check if your post already been discussed.
  • Check your spelling!
  • DETAILED RULES
Add Images Add SmiliesPosting Help

Please check your spelling (press "Check Spelling" above)


Similar topics:More similar topics...
Best Scale For Model Aircraft posted Tue Oct 4 2005 00:38:40 by Braniff1968
Displaying Travel Agent Size Model Aircraft posted Sat Apr 23 2005 21:55:06 by Airways45
Who Builds Model Aircraft? posted Sun Feb 13 2005 19:05:41 by Burnsie28
Anyone Here Into R/C Model Aircraft? posted Tue Jan 4 2005 00:00:27 by 22right
Just Ordered My First Model Aircraft! posted Sun Jun 20 2004 17:16:54 by FlyingKangaroo
Jet Powered Model Aircraft. posted Thu May 27 2004 23:33:13 by Phxairfan
Model Aircraft/Model Airport Advice posted Mon May 3 2004 13:54:43 by Mikedlayer
Looking For Stats On Model Aircraft Engine posted Tue Sep 16 2003 01:18:02 by Transactoid
Travel Agent Display Model Aircraft posted Sun Dec 16 2001 00:30:37 by Airways45
Radio Controlled Model Aircraft posted Sat Nov 10 2001 18:16:41 by LMML 14/32
Looking For Cessna 335 Model Aircraft For My Dad posted Mon Jun 15 2009 21:28:50 by UAL747
Model Aircraft Makers: Who's The Best? posted Tue Aug 28 2007 23:52:07 by AC888YOW
The Model Aircraft Collection Thread (Pics) posted Thu Aug 23 2007 21:44:53 by Mke717spotter
Building Model Aircraft posted Sat Jul 28 2007 22:47:40 by Wolverine
How Many Model Aircraft Do You Have posted Wed May 16 2007 10:00:57 by Ag92
Midwest Airlines Model Aircraft posted Fri Dec 1 2006 23:14:57 by Akeytravel
Best Scale For Model Aircraft posted Tue Oct 4 2005 00:38:40 by Braniff1968

Sponsor Message:
Printer friendly format