Tag: paint

Seaport Maintenance Pt. 2

I’ve spent a good deal of time finishing off the Port of Seattle Seaport Maintenance Facility. This building has been…

Paint & Paint Again

Paint I posted recently about the Concrete Ecology Blocks I picked up from ZYX Creative. I’ve been slowly painting and…

71.275 + 71.023

HVAC Colors

I’ve been experimenting with colors to paint rooftop details. While most of the pipes and vents will be painted a…

Staining Wood Ties

Finishing & Staining Wood Ties – Video

Finishing & Staining Wood Ties I’ve already glued my ties to the roadbed. I used Kappler 8′ 6″ wood cross…

Humbrol #98 applied to the ties on the left

Tie Coloring – Humbrol #98

I’ve tried a new two step method to staining my ties. Paint the ties with Humbrol #98 Enamel Paint. It’s…

Proto:87 #10 "Ultimate Turnout"

Another Turnout And I’m Still Learning

What little time I had this summer for model railroading was pretty much devoted to making another Proto:87 Stores #10…

Proto:87 #8 Turnout

Video Update – 2012-11-29

I’ve been mercilessly abusing this Proto:87 Superfine #8 turnout. I’m trying to get as much experience as I can with…

Paint Comparison Stealth Jet vs Starless Night

Stealth Jet Eliminates Need for a Starless Night

Stealth Jet In my quest for colors, I thought I’d found the ultimate in Behr “Starless Night” however it turned…

Paint Sample Behr Starless Night

Starless Night

Behr UL230-1 Starless Night Fascia Paint I bought one gallon of Behr Starless Night UL230-1 Satin. I’ll paint the fascias and…

Painting (3)

Painting the Train Room

  Painting the walls and ceilings. I’ve had really good one coat experiences with Behr Ultra, but this light color…