Been Very quiet, ended up working most of the Holiday season,
Going to really try get in some bench time in the weeks to come!
Been moving and sorting out my house, so that has also been a huge time consumer for me :(
Storms are not usually that bad, but this year lightning storms and heavy rain and hail has been bad, a bridge collapsed about 15Km from where I live today because of the rain today , really weird weather we been having.
Thanks , Work is very busy at the moment , hopefully get some more...
We don't really get such huge hail that often, but it has become more common the past few years
1997 we had out first huge hail the size of tennis balls,
the last three years it was between golf ball and tennis ball size
It is quite scary experiencing it , really hope the weather calms down...
Thanks! I hope it comes out quite well, even though it is a crappy model :P
Couldn't get some paint on it , we had masive storms again and I had to work this weekend, hopefully get some more time during the week to do some work on it
On to the YF-22....
I dont have any pics from the kit before I started building as I started it before I found SMA forum and Scotts videos on Youtube :P
Here you can see hou bad the plastic parts of the intake align
Engine parts being painted and assembled (also testing dry brushing)...
This is my first model I have built in almost 15 years, first attempt to airbrushing as well , a Mig 29 1/144 scale by Academy
2nd attempt was a 1/144 F-14 Tomcat, practicing free hand camo (ghost camo) with airbrush
I am using these cheaper models just for practicing different...
Thought Id share a bit of Nature with the rest of the world...
Hail storm yesterday here in Johannesburg South Africa
Our house luckily did not have any damage, but my friends house above in pic was not so lucky.... :-[
Plenty cars damaged as well in the area
More storms expected the...
Thanks alot :) we had a massive hail and lightning storm yesterday afternoon and last night and power got cut off to the suburb , will post some pics of the hail later :o
At work now , will try get some pics loaded :)
Started modeling again after many years , so bear with me on my builds as I am so to say a new beginner :D
Found Scott and his Scale Model Addict videos on YouTube about little more than a week ago while searching for build tips and tricks to scale models, and got hooked right away...
Donald here from South Africa
This might have been posted , but I am new to the forum and SMA community
I hope this tip will give you guys some cool ideas :)
I tested mixing food coloring in future ( in SA it is Called Cobra Floor Polish)
I am busy with an old 1992 Airfix F-22...
;D Hi Everyone and "Scott the Addict" :)
My Name is Donald , and I live in South Africa,
I recently started modeling again after many years,
Came across the SMA youtube channel a few days ago after searching for tips and tricks and started viewing the videos since SMA started, got quite a...