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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:58 am    Post subject: greeble paint Reply with quote

can any one tell me what color paints are good for the bandolier greebles?

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 12:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hello! I'm working on an ERT and I think the bandolier's greeblies are something like "steel gray", with some red details. Very Happy
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 25, 2018 11:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Based on this pic from a movie prop display:



I find they are silver, some matte dark grey on the cylinder ones, and some dark burgundy. To get burgundy, I used model paint, mixing red and black. I used a more orange yellow for the button (like a #2 Dixon Ticonderoga pencil) One of the buttons on the boxy greeblie is yellow. Here is how mine came out:

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 17, 2018 11:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

The paint scheme in the picture above is really nice. When I did some I used a combination of Navy Aggressor grey and dark grey as base colors (these are Testers Model Master paints).
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