Re: Broadway hopper lettering removal
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I find that 91% ISOH tends to leave a sort of "bloom" on the surface of cars, which is not entirely removed by an overcoat of clear matte or semi-matte varnish.
On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 10:47:06 AM PDT, Garth Groff <sarahsan@...> wrote:
I've had 91% isopropyl alcohol attack some plastics. Caution is in
Garth Groff 🏴
On 6/12/18 8:06 AM, Jeff Coleman wrote:
I'm not sure this wouldn't attack the base paint
but 91% Isopropyl Alcohol and Q-tip may work.
On Tue, Jun 12, 2018, 7:43 AM Nelson Moyer <npmoyer@...
Railroader mentioned using Pine Sol to remove
lettering about ten years ago. I bought a bottle, but
I’ve never used it. Somebody with access to their
archive may wish to do a search and report back the
Very interesting that the Pine-Sol didn't affect the
paint, only the lettering.
Has anyone tried this on other brands of freight car
models? I assume they don't
all use exactly the same paint formula.
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