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PostSubject: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Sat Apr 20, 2013 3:46 pm

Well i picked up some MIG Productions Winter Camouflage Wash yesterday and i was just wondering if anyone here has used it before since i could use some tips! (I have no idea how white it will turn things...)

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Sat Apr 20, 2013 6:36 pm

Have it, haven't used it yet. The videos that it is demo'd in are awesome. That's what sold me on them

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Sat Apr 20, 2013 7:16 pm

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Have it, haven't used it yet. The videos that it is demo'd in are awesome. That's what sold me on them

Do you have the links for thus mentioned videos?

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Sat Apr 20, 2013 7:43 pm

It was a demo by Mig himself on youtube and I cant seem to find the exact one. but type in AK Interactive and you will find many videos of their products

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Sun Apr 21, 2013 12:15 am

Lovely......

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 9:34 pm

The washes are enamel, so make sure to use acrylic colours for your base/ camo coat.

If you screw up, or put too much wash down in certain areas, you can always take it off with Mig wash thinner without harming your acrylic colours.

You can also use the thinner to make realistic whitewash streaks, like your tank has seen some heavy rain. I believe whitewash was water based in real life, so it would often come off in wet conditions.


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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 9:43 pm

I highly recommend Mig/AK Interactive's magazine called The Weathering Magazine. It's only about 6 bucks an issue, and you can download it digitally to your iPhone or computer.

It'll give you some amazing tips for, dust, rust, wash and earth effects.
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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 9:47 pm

well i am so far unimpressed with the MiG it does shit all and the pigment is terrible.........

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 10:30 pm

If you are looking for white coverage you will have to use an acrylic white or white artist oils.

If using acrylic, make sure to put an enamel clear coat down first in case you want to remove white in certain areas. Search around, there are lots of articles and videos about whitewashes.


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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 10:43 pm

Here's a quick pic of a winter wash I did a while ago with white acrylic. It might be a little heavy, but it was the look I was going for.

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 11:03 pm

WTF i tried for that and all the damn wash did was leave an oily stink to the model......... As it seems i got a bad contain all the pigments are dried out to the sides........(And don't shake in)

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 11:09 pm



my T-34 i use just Dollar store paints all my tanks are painted with them sorry i have no experience with what you are using

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 11:22 pm

that is a nice t34.
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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 11:37 pm

What did you use for the frosted white look?

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Mon Apr 22, 2013 11:58 pm

Here is mine.

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 12:04 am

another one
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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 12:06 am

another one

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 12:08 am

final one from me

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 12:12 am

Hehe


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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 12:15 am

Tom... teach me how to rust... wow.

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 12:19 am

Strato50 wrote:
Tom... teach me how to rust... wow.

Stato all you have to do is stand in a field for about 10 years. Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 12:42 am

Tom do you use mostly Tamiya Paints

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 12:59 am

Strato50 wrote:
Tom... teach me how to rust... wow.

Rust is easy as hell to do...i just takes time.



Uh ya those tanks are nice Tom but don't exactly HELP AT ALL since you havent said HOW you got the effect as things sit you are just showing off.

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 1:09 am



just keep doing this but in white thinned down until you get it to the way you like it

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PostSubject: Re: Has anyone used the MIG winter Camo wash?   Tue Apr 23, 2013 1:48 am

Problem is what paint to Use Razz Tamiya or water based white watered or thinned down with thinner....

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