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Alclad II Lacquer

Alclad II Lacquer Model Finishes

The brilliant finishes achieved by using Alclad II Lacquer available in Australia at Models & Hobbies 4 U can take your modelling to the whole next level. Alclad lacquers are fast becoming the choice of many modellers looking for natural metal finishes. Alclad II is the quality lacquer chosen by architectural models, Hollywood special effects, custom built motorcycles, angling accessories and more.

Models & Hobbies 4 U stock Alclad II Lacquer for use in injection plastic kits, and primers for these are available at the store. Ask the store owner, Chris Hale, for advice about how to use these finishes and on which surfaces they work best.

For instance, high-shine Alclad finishes need a glossy black base coat and both auto and plastic primers need a light polish with wet & dry paper to enhance the finished effect.


Models & Hobbies 4 U is a model and hobby store in Boronia, Victoria where you can buy all your Alclad 11 lacquers. The owner, Chris Hale, has offered a great service to his customers since 1983. Service before Self is the store motto!


About Alclad II Lacquer finishes

Alclad II Lacquers was established in England in 1999 to provide modellers with a range of simple and realistic natural metal finishes, beginning with three colours. The company increased the number of colours to include the standard product Alclad Chrome for plastic #107. In 2001, the company introduced five more paints and now  there are 23 different metal finishes, five special effect finishes, nine transparent colours, three primers/base coats, and Aqua Gloss High quality gloss clear.

Alclad II Lacquers expanded into the US in 2001, and now serves the Australian, Asian, European and North American markets. The company continues to research and develop new coating technologies and materials.

Browse our range of Alclad II Lacquer finishing kits

The range of Alclad II Lacquer finishing kits available at Models & Hobbies 4 U, include a black primer and microfiller, Aqua gloss clear, Aluminium, Chrome, Gunmetal, RAF High Speed Silver and many more. Browse our range at Models & Hobbies 4 U for the exact high shine or matte lacquer you need for your project. You’ll be amazed at the results!


Chris is an Ex-Crewman off of HMS Victory so he knows his stuff when it comes to ships and Alclad 11 lacquers ! He helped to build and still crews on the Tall Ship Enterprize, so it’s no wonder his specialty is modelling wooden ships.


Buy Alclad II Lacquer Model finishing kits for sale today

Chris Hale has years of experience and plenty of knowledge about models and accessories, from Alclad II lacquers for those new to the craft, to veteran modellers’ projects. So, why not ask for his professional advice today? Shop online or lose yourself for hours in the Models & Hobbies 4 U store on Boronia Rd, Boronia in Victoria. If you need advice or information call Chris on (03) 9762 9266 or get in touch online.