With a few exceptions, I do most of my painting with enamels. I like the finish and range of color, the local availability and that they don't gas me out of the room. The tradeoff for this is that when you screw something up, they really take the screws to you. Read More
Well, I’ve kind of hit a wall in my scratch building. My flat surafces aren’t quite coming out even and it’s driving me crazy. Until I get a decent protractor and possibly a belt sander, I’m stopping work on this build. Unfortunately that means I’m going to have to shelve this project for at least a few weeks.
In the meantime, I’m going to dedicate this month to SD kits. It seems appropriate that the shortest month should be dedicated to tiny kits. And as a side bonus I should be able to put out a new one every week, so stay tuned for updates!
This was a gallery that I posted to Reddit some time ago, but I figured was worth republishing here. It’s a rundown of various Hand/manipulator parts from Bandai and B-Club:
Bandai Builders Parts 1/100 EFSF Hands
Wow, has it almost been a week already? I feel like I've been troubleshooting this week more than progressing on the build. My attempts to widen the cockpit area with putty and pla plate have been messy failures, so I've decided to rework the whole area from scratch. So far, it's been a lot faster and I'm liking the results more: Read More