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      Post #57024, posted on 03-02-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      Gave up on airbrushing years ago. I only use rattle cans and over the years I have used Testors Gloss White, Bright White and Classic White. Most recently Testors must have done something to the Bright White because it has a funny greenish tint to it. I bought six cans from Tower and they all have the same tint, so I threw them all out.

      Reading the other thread on Boeing grey I have decided to try Brads suggestion Tamiya AS-20, perhaps Tamiya has a white that is better suitable than the Testors.

      Any suggetions?

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      Post #57027, posted on 03-02-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      TS-26 - Pure White. Can't go wrong with that one. Best white I have used.

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      Post #57029, posted on 03-02-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      Be careful, you may be mixing lacquer (Tamiya Pure White Gloss) and enamels (Modelmaster Gloss Enamels). I agree with Fizzy, Tamiya TS-26 is great, although I decant mine and spray it with my airbrush. Just don't apply it over enamel paints like Modelmaster or bad things will likely result.

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      Post #57032, posted on 03-02-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      Thanks, I mask everything off and don't over spray. If I do,lets say paint fuselage all white, then I mask off white, apply coat of Tamiya primer, the paint over.

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      Post #57033, posted on 03-02-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      Model Master flat white followed by Model Master gloss Classic White. Best combo I've ever used.

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      Post #57045, posted on 03-03-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      Krylon Gloss white in spray can.
      Once it drys you can polish it to an incredible finish.
      It is strong and durable.
      Not to mention soooo easy to use.

      Walter

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      Post #57048, posted on 03-03-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      I use model master classic white in rattle cans and then polish it. Works pretty well usually.

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      Post #57060, posted on 03-04-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      Tamiya acrylic for sure! White without yellowing for many years! Maybe forever...

      Leandro

      Keep trying!

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      Post #57070, posted on 03-04-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      Tamiya TS-26 Pure White in the "rattle" can.

      Expensive but truly pure white and smooth. I've had mixed luck with krylon gloss white - I've had some appear a little yellowish though it may also be future. Sometimes that can be the right look though. If I want bright white I spend the $ in TS-26.

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      Post #57074, posted on 03-05-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      I've always had good results with Tamiya white primer.

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      Post #57084, posted on 03-06-2015 GMT-5 hours    
      Anyone ever use Testors gloss white enamel over Model Master white (laquer) primer? I have had a hard time finding a white acrylic that I can use in the airbrush without problems.