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razor saw
A fine-tooth miniature saw for delicate work.
An older, often unavailable kit that is put back into regular production. Also referred to as a re-release.
reverse wash

A technique to create a wash effect on raised panel lines by painting the lines the desired color, usually black or dark gray, then painting a protective clear coat. Once the final color coat is applied, the panel lines are lightly sanded, revealing the darker color underneath.

rivet counter

Humorous (usually) term for detail-obsessed modelers

rubber-band tracks
Full-length, one-piece vinyl tracks. Ends are joined by applying heat, glue, or both. They are more common on older kits. Also known as loop tracks.
rubber-cement masking

Using rubber cement to mask entire areas, or to mask irregularly-shaped areas to simulate chipped, worn, or scuffed finishes. First, a base-material color (such as aluminum or steel) is applied in the desired area. Then rubber cement is applied over that area in a stippling or stabbing motion. After the rubber cement dries, the top color is applied and allowed to dry. Then the cement is rubbed off, exposing the color underneath.



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