Always heard about top coat here, top… After painting your Gunpla kit, it is recommended to apply decals to improve the realism and coolness of your Gundam plastic model. This final coat is often referred to as “top coating”.) Glossy top coat gives your kit a sleek and shiny look, just like a brand-new car. Layman's Gunpla Guide - Dry Brushing Tutorial Dry brushing is an extremely simple and easy way to add scratch marks around your kit or depth to its internal frame. Top coat adalah cat berupa lapisan … Sometimes top coating Gunpla requires a bit more finesse, with both types of finish included in the mix. Top coat adalah cara yang paling sederhana untuk menambahkan hasil akhir sehabis repaint, ataupun tidak. It is strongly advised that you apply you Top coat on a Hot and Sunny day. The Max Technique involves starting with a flat black base for the entire piece and slowly applying paint coats on top to fade in the colours you like. As for now, here's another tutorial/guide that I wrote for From Japan. Karena tanpa repaint pun sudah terlihat bagus ketika diberi topcoat pada modelkit gundam anda. In the end you will be glad that you put them on your kit! Applying decals can sometimes be intimidating, but just a like finished race car, your Gundam will ultimately look more professional and genuine with decals. Been busy with adult life. Just as with the “why”, the number of answers for “when” can certainly vary from those above. Namely the chest that has both foil stickers and a dry decal on it. Satin is the best of both worlds, a terrific combination of matte and gloss. Gunpla (ガンプラGanpura), aportmanteauof "Gundamplastic model", is the common name for plastic model kits depicting the vehicles and characters of the fictionalGundamuniverse byBandai. Anime and Manga - Gundam This is a split board - You ... Tell me how the top coat went on your strike's decals if you finish it by monday Will do. Top coat is a transparent coat of paint that is used as a sealer, a "save point" to be exact. These kits have become popular amongmecha anime fansandmodelenthusiasts in Japan and in other nearby Asian countries since the 1980s. What makes the process easy is that you only need a brush and some paint. Thank you From Japan for accommodating my article! (This can be especially critical for Gunpla builders – all of those cool action poses require a lot of handling! The spray reacts with the moisture in the air to create the 'frosting' effect. By working from the inside of the piece outward you can achieve the same basic effect as pre-shading but with potentially less obvious edge work. Although the effect on the semi-gloss and gloss Top coat is not as drastic as the Flat Top coat. It's been long time since the last update. There are several types of top coat such as gloss, semi-gloss, and matte (flat). Hello everyone! 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