[WWI] Darkening bamboo struts

Crawford Neil Neil.Crawford at volvo.com
Wed Oct 18 11:24:59 EDT 2017


Thanks for all the suggestions, it sounds like I can do more or less what I feel like! Most thinned paint/ink/water colour seem to work.
/Neil

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From: wwi-bounces at wwi-models.org [mailto:wwi-bounces at wwi-models.org] On Behalf Of Paul Thompson
Sent: den 17 oktober 2017 6:01
To: wwi at wwi-models.org
Subject: Re: [WWI] Darkening bamboo struts

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I plan to make struts from bamboo for strength, but they were dark, so I will need to stain them somehow, any ideas for an easy way of staining them.

Or I could make them easily from mahogany model ship deck-planking, that might be strong enough anyway, it's what I used to do.
/Neil
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Citadel Seraphim Sepia. It's an ink, dilutes with water, sinks into wood with no problem.

Paul.


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