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Survivor of Romulus
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 801
So, someone at Round 2 thought it would be a brilliant idea to release the DS9 & Ent-D model kits in a clear edition for ease of lighting them. What they failed to mention is THE ENTIRE model kit is clear not just certain parts, sounds like no big deal right? WRONG, it's a painting nightmare come to life and on steroids. Doesn't matter the type of paint it does not want to stick to this clear plastic at all, or at least not unless you put a good solid 8-10 light coats on it.
If any of you decide to buy these kits I highly suggest you go to wal-mart and by some white krylon plastic paint to use as a base primer and even then make sure you coat them with the appropriate clear coat.
On the positive side it would be really easy to light and the detail is alot better than on the original releases.