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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian15 Oct 2021 9:02 p.m. PST

Do you put antennas on the models?

Scotty6615 Oct 2021 11:56 p.m. PST

I have been adding to my British but they do tend to get knocked off

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dampfpanzerwagon Fezian16 Oct 2021 1:08 a.m. PST

Bristles from synthetic paint brushes.

Martin Rapier16 Oct 2021 2:06 a.m. PST

Sometimes. 0.5mm brass.

Yesthatphil16 Oct 2021 6:25 a.m. PST

Yes …

Thin brass wire or trimmed broom bristles.


(QRF Ferret with bristle antennae)

Phil
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khanscom17 Oct 2021 4:24 p.m. PST

Cat whiskers can work, too (if you have a cat). They do shed these regularly, so no cats were harmed by the practice ;-)

Thresher0117 Oct 2021 6:44 p.m. PST

While they do look very nice, they make storage and handling problematical, unless they are made of a flexible material that can be removed.

I usually don't apply them to my vehicles because of that.

Unless at very close range, they are rarely visible.

McWong7318 Oct 2021 1:40 a.m. PST

I bought one of these at daiso, it's a perfect round bristle, and cheap
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Stew art Supporting Member of TMP20 Oct 2021 1:19 p.m. PST

gotta use something soft and flexible like broom bristles.

wires have a habit of stabbing you in the palm.

Joe Legan Supporting Member of TMP24 Nov 2021 5:11 p.m. PST

No. Not worth the hassle.

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