Where has all the Helmet paint gone

soilman

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I have gone to all most every hobby store in town and Joplin and not a single one has even one color on the rouge studios list.

am I going to have to order this stuff off the internet?

thanks for any help on this
 

Predatormv

Well-Known Hunter
My store near me (the only in town that even sells floquil) can never get any of the colors I need in stock. Its like teasing me they have a spot for the colors but never get them in. Or if they are getting them in they sell out before I get there.
 

DL44 Blaster

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go straight to the Testors site and you will have an unmatched supply :D The colors come to your door in a small amount of time.
 

gorman

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But only if your in the Contential United States, otherwise you'll have to find someone else!

Not that I'm bitter or anything!
 

Eagleskull

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I was wondering if you dont have a airbrush gun and use spray paints, what paints do you use? for explain is Testors Panzer Green, Olive green in Spray paints?
 

Geo

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Hey Soilman, send me the paint names that you need and I'll check here in St. Louis for ya!

Geo
 

Predatormv

Well-Known Hunter
Eagleskull there is a thread on these boards for what colors to use in spray paint form. Use the search tool. Just so you know you can also brush these colors on. I have brushed every color I have painted with good results.
 

soilman

Active Hunter
I found a Train hobby store today and I found all most all of the colors. Just missing the most important colors though.
These colors seemed to be Floquil Train paints.

* Panzer Olive Green (Cheeks and dome) F505113
* Euro Dark green 'Unsure' back of helmet. 4729 (Model Master)
* Panzer dark yellow (Rangefinder ear) if you do not have aluminum ears you will need to mix a silver with this to tone it down. F505111
* RLM Green (Left ear) 'unsure' F505056


I found a slot for the Panzer olive green, but it was empty.

And man was this stuff expensive.
$3.99 a bottle.

I should have a lot left over. If I do I could let some one have it for a good deal.

But if anyone has a hit on these few colors let me know.

I have one more Hobby store to hit tomorrow.
 

soilman

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I found the other paints at a Hobby store last night. They were worded in German. Like Panzer olive Grun and RLM Grun.

But I found them all so now the fun begins.
 
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