First coat


I have applied a very light coat of Ferrari Red to the 250 GTO. I think I should have applied rather more primer before this, as the paint is very easily damaged, and a few very fine scratch marks are showing, so a bit more sanding is needed. As I suspected, the colour looks a little lighter and less intense than what I think of as Ferrari red. SO some more work is needed before I go on to apply some more top coats. The acrylic paint also seems difficult to get a gloss finish, so I shall probably have to apply a final gloss varnish.

About Mike Hessey

I'm a BOF (Boring Old Fellow) and MOS (Miserable Old Soul) whose main interests are photography, cycling, walking and computers. Regrettably recent problems with my legs, back and heart have reduced the cycling and walking.
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