Paint Transfer Removal Tutorial


If you’re the type to mix and match nendos then I’m sure that at some point you’ve experienced this: paint transfer!


Worry not, here’s a really simple solution to this annoying problem.

You’d need only 2 cheap things: Paint thinner and Q-tip.


Remember to do this steps in a ventilated room as to prevent inhaling the smell of the paint thinner. Also, wear gloves if you can and avoid having direct contact with the thinner.
Step 1: Dunk your q-tip in the paint thinner!


Remove excess onto a tissue.


Step 2: Gently rub the q-tip onto the affected area only. You don’t need to rub too hard, just gentle strokes.

I also removed the transfer on the other side of the faceplate.


Step 3: Clean the area with tissue to remove leftover thinner.


And voila! 😀
Clean, transfer free nendo!
There’s still some left over light red marks but it wasn’t noticeable in real life. I could also just rub it again but I prefer to let it stay that way. 🙂

Hope this helps!

2 Comment

  1. Nice tutorial, definitely useful. 😀

    1. ahnpan says: Reply

      Thanks! It’s quite easy too *A*

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