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  • #1608414
    Bodine
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    Can anybody tell me what you use for cracks?Thanks much.

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    #1608423
    Scathach
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    Cracks in what?

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    #1608425
    Bodine
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    Windstone repairs.I know Drag0nfeathers has mentioned a product she uses but I could not find it here.

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    #1608426
    LZ
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    People usually say they use Apoxie

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    #1608427
    Bodine
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    Yep,thanks,I have it but I need something for hairline cracks.

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    #1608436
    Bodine
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    Can someone point me in the right direction please?😊

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    #1608441
    Angelika_Zen
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    Oh no! Who has a crack?

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    #1608449
    Bodine
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    A couple of tumbles over the past year but no one special.I have time to do repairs now so they have been waiting on me.

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    #1608453
    StormDancer
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    I’ve never needed to repair hairline cracks on Windstones but, if it were me, I’d use a glue as filler, sand it smooth once dry then paint over it.
    But DragOn would have better advice I’m guessing.

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    #1608650
    Bodine
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    I found it.

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    #1609434
    etruscan
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    Drag0nfeathers posted this in the Facebook group called “Windstone Editions Fan Club (Official)”. I hope she doesn’t mind that I’m copying it here. 🙂

    “Applied some of my secret ingredient last night to cover fine lines. Love this stuff!”

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    #1609436
    Bodine
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    Thank you much.

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    #1609549
    drag0nfeathers
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    Oh yes! That’s the stuff! Sorry Bodine! I’ve been swamped so I haven’t been checking here as often as I should.

    It’s called Green Stuff by Citadel, they make paints for miniatures (amazing quality paint might I add) I use some of their colors for repairs actually. It’s like a weird green goop you can slather on messy and sand after it dries, filling the hairline cracks seamlessly, or you can water it down and try to slowly fill the crack if you want to avoid the sanding bit. I will warn you the second option is a bit tedious and a pain in the butt. Takes a long time for it to build up if you water it down to much. Dries pretty fast though. It’s used for filling cracks and joints in miniatures but I find it works great for hairline cracks on Windstones. It’s not for remaking or remolding pieces. You would need apoxie sculpt for that. It doesn’t harden nearly as solid so it’s easy to carve details in after its fully dry. It can get dried out and gritty over time so you need to be sure to keep it moist if you don’t use it often.

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    #1609552
    Bodine
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    Got it!Awesome.Thanks for all the help.

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