mangozac wrote:The enamel car paint is going to be hard to remove. Do you really need to if you've got the acrylic coats off?
Ideally yes. Its hard to see how much over spray is on the model. Fool is me for using car paint (doh!)
My test piece Has been sat in simple green for 30hrs now and the car paint has started to soften with not ill effects to the resin. So I've dumped the rest in to a big tub simple green and I'll leave it a week going back every day to agitate the surface with a bristle brush.
I tired out caustic soda too didn't hurt the resin and seem to make the car paint go brittle and could be chipped off after a few hours. On balance I'm not in a hurry to get the model stripped and don't fancy having 2 litres of caustic soda sitting in my office so I went with the simple green option (results in next week