Chromed up the fuselage!

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    Fuselage for what?
     
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    Mini Craft 777 fuselage, "2 lionel flat cars that I extended with scratch built structures. 16271561674447204223238144710651.jpg
     
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    Nice work!
    I just chromed up a headstock face today.
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    The camera doesn't capture the reflections very well here though
     
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    I use Alclad lacquer...first you paint the model gloss black and then use an airbrush to lighty mist on the chrome.
     
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    Tested it out and the set can run just fine!
     
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    It’s been so long since I’ve been chromed up the fuselage, I can’t remember if I liked it or not.
     
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