Re: Color choices...

Douglas R. Jones (
Thu, 24 Aug 1995 09:32:46 -0500

>I am working on a R/C DH Tiger Moth that will be silver all over with RAF
>markings. I am covering it with Coverite's 21st Century fabric and would like
>to do the same for the markings to avoid painting. Can anyone tell me if I
>the light or dark red and blue fabric for the roundels and stripes? I am
>inclined to go with dark but I haven't seen either and don't want to order 4
>rolls when 2 will do.

I looked at gorgeous Moth last Sunday. Yellow with metallic green and an
olive green (I think) camo. Done in British markings. Roundels should be
pretty dark so I would think you will be fine with the dark red and blue. I
have used 21st Century fabric and paint and love 'em. Nice stuff.

>If only they, and other covering mfg's, would make swatch books available for a
>slight fee.

Now there's a great idea!

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