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Offline viz

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Tamiya paints
« on: July 07, 2018, 05:32:55 pm »
Hi Everybody
Just a question about Tamiya paints. Does anyone know the reason why they are given either a x or xf code. What is the diffence between the paint of the two codes if any?

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Re: Tamiya paints
« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2018, 08:20:25 pm »
If I
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Re: Tamiya paints
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2018, 01:28:05 am »
X = gloss
XF = flat

Something I am reading in an article. I haven't checked this to be true, but perhaps it is.

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Re: Tamiya paints
« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2018, 10:16:46 am »
X = gloss
XF = flat

Something I am reading in an article. I haven't checked this to be true, but perhaps it is.


That's correct. Also note that Tamiya gloss paints can be made flat by mixing them with Flat Base (X-21).

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Re: Tamiya paints
« Reply #4 on: July 08, 2018, 02:39:05 pm »
...and the special character problem strikes again!  Yes, what was said above. :)

Cheers!

Simi
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Re: Tamiya paints
« Reply #5 on: July 08, 2018, 03:42:39 pm »
Thanks everyone.

 




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