FAQ

Frequently asked questions

What is MDF?


Medium-density fibreboard (MDF) is an engineered wood product made by breaking down hardwood or softwood residuals into wood fibres, often in a defibrator, combining it with wax and a resin binder, and forming it into panels by applying high temperature and pressure. MDF is generally more dense than plywood. It is made up of separated fibres, but can be used as a building material similar in application to plywood. It is stronger, and more dense, than particle board.




What Paint Should I Use - Tabernacle, Courtyard Fence & Daniel's World Powers


We suggest using spray paint since it provides the smoothest coverage. You can also use any enamel or acrylic brush-on paints. Before applying any paint it's good practice to paint the models with primer. ANY spray paint in MATTE white or black is suitable. Here are some examples: After the primer has dried, you can apply the metallic paints. The best metallic spray paints we have found are these: If you prefer to paint with a brush. Here are some examples of metallic paints you can brush on. VALLEJO BRAND TESTORS BRAND Testors Gold-1144TT Testors Silver - 1146TT Testors Copper - 1151TT




My model didn't come with instructions


Our models don't come with instructions. You can download the instructions in the downloads page. It will ask you for a password. The password it's included in a card that comes with each model. https://www.ancientbiblemodels.com/downloads




Putting the models together


Most pieces in the model will need to be glued together. In the circumstance that the pieces fit too tight, we suggest you use the nail file included. When you use the file, file the sides of the tabs. Below is an example of where to file:




What Paint Should I Use - Solomon's Temple


We suggest using spray paint since it provides the smoothest coverage. You can also use any enamel or acrylic brush-on paints. Before applying any paint it's good practice to paint the models with primer. ANY spray paint in MATTE white or black is suitable. Here are some examples: After the primer has dried, you can apply the stone colored paint. The one below is a good choice, but a similar color will work also. Metallic paints: Solomon's Temple will use Gold & Copper. The best metallic spray paints we have found are these: If you prefer to paint with a brush. For the stone colored paint: Here are some examples of metallic paints you can brush on. VALLEJO BRAND TESTORS BRAND Testors Gold-1144TT Testors Silver - 1146TT Testors Copper - 1151TT