BEGINNERS CORNER
BEGINNERS CORNER
BEFORE WE START ACTUAL SIT DOWN LESSONS, HERE ARE PICTURES OF THE BARE MINIMUM
TOOL KIT YOU WILL NEED TO START MODEL BUILDING. THE PICTURES  CORRESPOND
WITH THE  7 SECTIONS ON THE "SHORT TOOL LIST" HANDOUT I GAVE OUT AT THE MEETING
FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME OR SAM IF YOU HAVE TROUBLE FINDING ANY OF THE TOOLS
ON THE LIST OR HAVE ANY OTHER QUESTIONS.
I WILL BE MAKING A LONGER, MORE COMPREHENSIVE ADVANCED TOOL LIST FOR LATER.
BASIC TOOL KIT:

Tool box
Lint-free rag
Latex or Latex-free
gloves no powder!

Glass surface-small
Blue nail file sticks
Xacto knife #11 blade
Fine point tweezers
Flush-cut snippers
Scissors
Lighter

Super glue - medium
(not thin!)
Super glue accelerator
Testors black label glue

0 to 0/3 - 0/8 fine brushes
(sable or natural)
Slightly larger sable for decals
Larger sable for painting

Testors square bottles
all flat paint:
white, black, red, yellow
med. blue, chrome silver
med. gray
2 x thinner
(rubber and med. brown
optional)

Blue or yellow masking tape
Ziploc quart baggies
Sharpie
Regular pen

toothpics / styrofoam block
or
plastic cards (like cut up FOR SALE sign)
or
cardboard cut up squared (like a cereal box)
Sprue sections
ADVANCED TOOL KIT:

coming soon



LESSON 1: BASIC TOOL KIT