Vince Leon (
Wed, 11 Aug 1999 08:46:17 -0700

You should try a coat of clear yellow over a silver or tan base coat. I've
seen this done in an issue of Hobby Japan, I think this is the effect
you're trying to get. If I find that issue, I can scan the article if you

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Vince Leon

-----Original Message-----
From: Edward Ju []
Sent: Wednesday, August 11, 1999 7:45 AM
Subject: Re: [gundam] GP03 battle wound

Laquer does give you a shiny look, but the problem is I couldn't find any
gold paint that has the luscious bright yellow tone. Most of them had this
copper-ish tone and no matter how shiny you make it look, the color is
still not close enough to the gold plating Bandai used on their BB Gundams.
Which brand/type of gold paint did you use?

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