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by haywire
Mon Nov 02, 2015 9:17 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: ALPS MD 5000 question
Replies: 0
Views: 1237

ALPS MD 5000 question

I have an ALPS MD 5000 printer that is not working. Its been sitting in storage for a long time. I want to place it up on ebay to sell as parts. I want to verify whether or not it has the dye sublimation upgrade. Does anyone here who has one know how to verify this part? All I see is a number on the...
by haywire
Thu Mar 26, 2009 3:21 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: How to clean a file?
Replies: 20
Views: 4747

I use one of those box cutter knives and just go back and forth through the ridges. takes a while, but gets everything out
by haywire
Sat Nov 15, 2008 5:27 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Super Clean has finally failed me and I need help!!
Replies: 14
Views: 3684

yes
by haywire
Tue Oct 28, 2008 11:09 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Super Clean has finally failed me and I need help!!
Replies: 14
Views: 3684

Easy Off Oven Cleaner and Simply Green would by my next choice strippers.
by haywire
Mon Jul 07, 2008 9:37 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: What's the trick to making solid black look like a cockpit?
Replies: 18
Views: 4474

Ah Ha! They put it back up!

Lumpy's Guide to Painting Windscreens!!
by haywire
Mon Jun 23, 2008 6:59 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: Computer Controlled Milling Machine
Replies: 8
Views: 3022

Was it a Craftsman Compucarve?

Sold at SEARS
by haywire
Tue Apr 15, 2008 9:59 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: What's the trick to making solid black look like a cockpit?
Replies: 18
Views: 4474

Black and then FUTURE
by haywire
Sat Jan 19, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: New Kodak Printers
Replies: 3
Views: 1265

The new? Kodak Easyshare all in ones.
by haywire
Sat Jan 19, 2008 12:40 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: New Kodak Printers
Replies: 3
Views: 1265

New Kodak Printers

Did I see the ad for this correctly in that it prints WHITE?
I checked the website and it says it prints in 6 colors, but doesnt list them.
by haywire
Thu Aug 02, 2007 10:24 am
Forum: Construction
Topic: Got resin build up in your tank? want to clean it out?
Replies: 6
Views: 1817

Why not place a layer of saran wrap or something on the bottom of the tank that you can remove after your done?
by haywire
Wed Jul 11, 2007 10:53 am
Forum: Construction
Topic: Leaf litter for dioramas
Replies: 8
Views: 2652

What scale are we talking about?
by haywire
Fri Jun 29, 2007 11:42 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Help with pre-shading!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 1773

Yes.

Try a smaller tip and lower pressure
by haywire
Thu Jan 25, 2007 2:40 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: "Klean Clay" for mold making?
Replies: 17
Views: 7674

Does PLay Doh have sulphur in it?
by haywire
Tue Jan 23, 2007 3:40 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Do you wear a respirator when you airbrush?
Replies: 30
Views: 13500

I wear a dust mask and that seems to be fine.
by haywire
Wed Sep 27, 2006 1:56 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Printers that print white
Replies: 2
Views: 1495

Printers that print white

What other printers are out ther that print white other than the ALPS?
by haywire
Thu Sep 21, 2006 10:24 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Printing Decals Help
Replies: 3
Views: 1473

Printing Decals Help

So I have on order an ALPS printer. It seems like most of the decal posts have gotten deleted or something. So what I would like to know is: 1. What wet transfer papers have people used and prefered? 2. What was the other company that sells the white ink cartridge? (was it OKIDATA?) 3. How do I get ...
by haywire
Sun Jul 09, 2006 7:09 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: Weld Lines...
Replies: 4
Views: 1724

Assuming a 1" weld... it would be about .35 mm which is visable to people looking closely.
by haywire
Sat May 13, 2006 8:28 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Color Help for Miniature Figure painting:Vallejo's and ACU
Replies: 1
Views: 1205

For GW Colors I think I would use

Catachan Green
Kommando Khaki
Desert Yellow
by haywire
Sun Apr 09, 2006 10:49 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: Best way to cut plexiglass
Replies: 11
Views: 4183

I used the circular saw add on for my dremel. Worked great when making my rice fields for wargaming.
by haywire
Thu Mar 16, 2006 5:05 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: Best way to make a collar?
Replies: 10
Views: 2611

Use heat from a hair dryer or hot water to make it a bit more plyable.
by haywire
Thu Mar 02, 2006 12:15 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Do you need ventilation when using an air brush?
Replies: 28
Views: 9724

Dont forget a good set of eye goggles. When I first started using my airbrush, my eyes would swell afterwards. Realized backspray was getting in my eyes.
by haywire
Sun Jan 22, 2006 10:38 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Aycrilic Paints, Favorite Brands????
Replies: 4
Views: 1605

I've been slowly weening myself off Citadel/GW towards Vallejo and using Tamiya for airbrush.
by haywire
Thu Jan 19, 2006 9:49 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: What is a "pin vise"?
Replies: 16
Views: 4665

Take a small screw driver and instead of a philips or flat head, its a drill bit. Usually a very small diameter drill bit.

It has a "vice" at the end so you can swap out the drill bits.
by haywire
Mon Jan 16, 2006 3:34 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Air compressor questions
Replies: 1
Views: 1064

Built in regulator, water trap, autoshut off...
by haywire
Sat Oct 08, 2005 9:47 am
Forum: Construction
Topic: Will Zap Super Glue dry out?
Replies: 18
Views: 4877

Put it in your refridgerator. I'm serious.

You should do the same with any 2 part epoxy.
by haywire
Mon Jun 13, 2005 12:07 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: Pavement Swatches
Replies: 13
Views: 4247

Jeff wrote:If it is a small area I use sand paper. Usually wet and dry sand paper. It takes paint well and looks pretty good. I have used it for figure bases I have also used it to simulate tar paper roofing.
I'll second that swatch. :D
by haywire
Thu Jun 02, 2005 1:29 pm
Forum: Construction
Topic: Modeling clay question
Replies: 9
Views: 4248

I have heard used...

magicscupt
sculpey
aves
kneaditite
"green stuff" which I believe is GW remarketted kneaditite
milliput
by haywire
Wed May 04, 2005 9:04 am
Forum: Construction
Topic: Magnet's (Iron Filings Help)
Replies: 4
Views: 2524

This is what I am doing with my heavy gear miniatures Purchased magnets from Amazing Magnets because these suckers are STRONG Took the stack of round magnets and colored each end with two different colored sharpies (red and black for instance). Then broke the stack into two stacks. Red stack was the...