I'm working on the Italeri 1/72 Ju-52 and dressing is up to represent the aircraft used in the movie Where Eagles Dare.
Unfortunately, you only see it at the beginning and end of the movie.
The kit comes with extra parts that allows this version of the aircraft to be made...
I'm in way over my head on this one.
I'm looking for information/plans to build a electronic circuit that can
1. Have audio sound at timed intervals
2. Turn on a motor at a timed interval - be nice if it could replicate an aircraft engine starting up
3. activate lights at time...
Another one finished for the year.
This one was a challenge with a mate, I was trying to describe the layering technique in painting figures.
This is the 120 Verlinden 101st Easy Co Thompson Gunner figured.
Used mainly Citadel paints for majority of the figure except the face, which...
Time to dust off a few shelf queens and get them completed.
Here is an old Matchbox Me-110 kit.
The original kit decals are not able to be used - broken, yellowed, too thick. So I found some other marking that appealed and went with it.
I'm painting the model as Blue 235 - a...
Started working on Andrea's Miniatures 54mm Technocop (Robocop).
Glued it all together, cleaned up some seam lines, primed and then painted with Citadel Paints.
Using Black as a base, built up layers on the figure using 3 metallic colors and then dry brushed with the lighter color...
Kinda in a modelling dead-end at present.
So to break out of it, thought I'd try something out of my comfort zone.
I'm working with a Tamiya 20mm Flakvierling and Dragon 2nd Armoured figure set to combine into a diorama.
Everything is OOB, but looking for a wow factor, as my plan at...
Didn't someone post a figure painting howto, based on a layering technique ?
I think it was an Orc 25 mm figure/miniature.
Can't seem to find it - does anyone have a link to it by any chance ?
Well, finally got around to building something for the group build.
This is a conversion of the reboxed Airfix Westland Sea King AEW.Mk2/ASaC.Mk7 into a Mk.50 Royal Australian Navy.
I'll be scratchbuilding an interior, re-scribing panel lines and rivets and using Hawkeye Model...
Now the comp is over, time to return to previous projects.
Currently building a diorama of the 82nd Airbourne.
This is the dragon kit of the Modern 82nd Airbourne - I thought it was WWII 82nd Airbourne when I brought it sight unseen :o.
I've decided to do a desert diorama, set in...
Now that the Online Comp is over, what is everyone planning to work on now ?
Over here in Australia, I'm looking forward to the local Hobby Expo in August.
Have a number of projects that were put on hold for the duration of the Online Comp.
I'll be working on Macross YF-19, Iraq...