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PostSubject: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Tue 02 Aug 2016, 10:11 pm

Found this site today. Thought of you guys doing dios, some really really good stuff on this site.

http://www.archertransfers.com/index.html

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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Wed 03 Aug 2016, 7:43 am

thanks for sharing Curt, some amazing stuff there. 
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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Wed 03 Aug 2016, 12:17 pm

I have some weld lines and rivets on the way.

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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Wed 03 Aug 2016, 5:41 pm

Good Stuff, Thanks.
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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Wed 03 Aug 2016, 6:34 pm

Hmmmm..... interesting.

So these are resin details (welds, rivet heads etc) adhered to decal paper and applied as normal decals?

Have I got that right?

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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Wed 03 Aug 2016, 10:44 pm

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Hmmmm..... interesting.

So these are resin details (welds, rivet heads etc) adhered to decal paper and applied as normal decals?

Have I got that right?



I used the rivets on my Indy fantasy car. Super easy and very effective. The ones I just ordered are really close to 1/25 scale.

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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Thu 04 Aug 2016, 7:49 am

Some tutorials on use Al. They are dry transfers.

http://www.archertransfers.com/PAGE_Instructions.html
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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Thu 04 Aug 2016, 8:48 am

Some are dry transfers Gary but I was referring to the resin decals:



Impressive stuff. May need to invest in some of those!!

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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Thu 04 Aug 2016, 9:00 am

Now I see, they look like amazing products. well worth having around/in stock.
Fantastic for detailing.
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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Thu 04 Aug 2016, 2:01 pm

There are also dry transfer on the site. What is the advantage/disadvantage of dry over water slide?

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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Thu 04 Aug 2016, 3:51 pm

You don't need water!!! 


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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Thu 04 Aug 2016, 4:16 pm

Damn you Al, lol. Can setting solution be used on dry transfer decals?

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PostSubject: Re: Source for printed welds/rivets, military gear decals, eyeballs...   Thu 04 Aug 2016, 6:33 pm

Never tried it Curt but IF YOU WATCH THIS VIDEO    he makes ref to Microsol and says it's not needed!!!!


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