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Screens for scale detail

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Guest Anonymous   
Guest Anonymous

Where can I purchase screens for good scale detail for airbrushing my hard baits?

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piddler    0

my fabric shop doesn't have a good selection and i would like to have something to try to create a crawfish pattern. where else can i get some big scale pattern stuff or how can i create a crawfish pattern?

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Mylures    2

Check out WalMart in the crafts section or go to a Ben Franklin craft store. Theres also Hobby Lobby and Jo Ann fabric stores. I will see if I can scan a sample or two of what I use and post it here. Ken Schmitz Mylures

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Guest Anonymous

Thanks....Did'nt even think of the fabric.....I had window screens on my mind :wink:

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Muddy Tires    0

I found a great deal on mesh at Wal-Mart. They had soccer ball bags in the sporting goods section, on sale for $5.00 The bags fit about a dozen soccer balls. It looks like you get around 3 yards of mesh for $5.00 The holes are around one quarter of an inch in diameter. I found that stretching the mesh gives an interesting diamond shape to the holes.

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out2llunge    0

Depending on the size of your baits (i make BIG muskie baits) you can use the mesh athletic bags or athletic jerseys (pinnies) that phys ed. departments in the schools use. They work great and can be used over and over until they've absorbed too much paint.

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