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  1. Even with the Washi tape, after burnishing it down, all the rivet and plate details come through. It looks quite good. I just don't know how long the adhesive will hold, the tape that is. BMF might hold much better than tape. Thanks!
  2. Thanks for the info, I will give it a go.
  3. Hello, New to this forum, just curious, has anyone used metal foil tape for the hull on the Revell Constitution? I know there are plenty of paint's in lacquer, acrylic and enamel in copper. If you have used copper foil tape, what brand was it, and if you sealed it with a clear lacquer, and if there was any issue with the tape coming unglued after a bit. Painting will be much easier of course but after foiling a small section of the hull, I really like the look of it. I used copper foiled Washi tape for a test. Wanted to wait till I've heard from others on using actual metal foil tape. Thanks in advance.
  4. Hello, New to this forum, so hello to everyone that is a regular. I have a question about foil tape. I will be starting the Revell Constitution model kit and would like to use copper foil tape for the hull. I worry that after a while the tape will pull up. Is there a brand that anyone is aware of that will remain durable? Or do you seal it with lacquer afterwards. Thank you in advance for any advice.

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