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Barrier before priming?

Published: August 1, 2003
Q: I'm about to start building Tamiya's Ferrari F2000 kit and was wondering if I needed to spray a barrier before priming (I use Plasti-kote primer), because the kit is molded in red plastic. Since I will be painting it red anyway, is the barrier necessary? And, what is the best way to polish cast white-metal parts? To read the answer to this question, become a subscriber today and get all the benefits Scale Auto has to offer!
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