chrsn wrote:Those are some very nice aluminum models. That P-38 really gleams. I was wondering: from a collectors' standpoint, is it better to leave aluminum models with the light oxidation or to clean them up with something like diluted vinegar?
soslipstream wrote:Over the holiday I built a fixture to turn prop disks from Plexi-glas sheet. I figure that all aluminum airplanes may need a little bit of dynamics for display. My "test mule" was my long suffering Strombecker B-26 ID Model that I rescued and and have been using to develop various techniques. The disks, no surprise, work as well on my Bronzart B-26 (both 1/72 scale ID models). The real trick was being able to polish the edges of each disk.
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