One of the challenges modelers have faced over the years is painting realistic metal surfaces, especially chrome. This is where the Bare-Metal Foil (BMF) comes into play. The BMF has been around since the 1970s, and modelers have used it in everything from model aircraft to car decorations. When used properly, it provides a beautiful metal coating that cannot be eaten. Before you start, make sure you have a new, sharp blade in your hobby knife and plenty of spare blades on hand. Let’s start now!