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    Anybody Paint Models In LA?

    Hey pasta dude, head out to the west side and talk to Gene at Evett's Model Shop on Ocean Park in Santa Monica. He's got quite a few pieces in the shop he's painted and has a great eye. I work in Culver City and am in the shop 1-2 times a month, Gene is the man.
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    Bandai 1/144 Snowspeeder with canopy detail set and AT-ST

    I looked into the Legion series but wanted more dynamic figures. I settled on a 1/48 package of WWII German infantry and took Milliput to them to sculpt the packs, scarves, & hats. I then cobbled together blasters from the rifles & troop accessories that come in the pack. I have found that 1/48...
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    in need of cheap little compressor

    Hi acesh007, I use the HF compressor and I'm trying to find adaptors with which to upgrade my brush to Iwata / Paasche with minimal luck. Do you use the HF brush or a different manuf? T
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    Bandai 1-144 Millennium Falcon ANH version

    Jaitea thank you for the guidance, excited to experiment with this technique nkg looking forward to the screen-accurate sidewalls!
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    Bandai 1-144 Millennium Falcon ANH version

    Hi J, Can you describe how you replaced the underside panels? Did you use putty, styrene, both? I am preparing a similar mod and am looking for help with technique. thanks,
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    MPC Falcon builders of the galaxy unite!

    I would love more reference material too, david I started a thread for ANH reference photos about 6 months ago, a lot of generous members shared their albums and I will pass them along.
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    ANH Millennium Falcon Reference Photos

    These are all fantastic, thanks very much for the input. Is it fine to print the drive photos for reference?
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    ANH Millennium Falcon Reference Photos

    Thank you! This does look comprehensive.
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    ANH Millennium Falcon Reference Photos

    Hi gang, I'm looking to make photo prints of the 5-footer Falcon for referencing in upcoming builds. Can anyone provide links / references with which I could make prints? If another thread on this topic already exists, please let me know. Cheers
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    MPC Falcon builders of the galaxy unite!

    Can anyone share their method for revising / reconciling the cockpit tube to the shortened sidewalls? Looking for technique as I'll be starting my MPC build in the near future and want to document different heavy-lifting areas.
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    MPC Falcon builders of the galaxy unite!

    So now that I know where the bar has been set, I'll throw my name in the mix. I've had my MPC falcon since high school and have been collecting upgrade kits since, savoring the journey of watching some amazing and talented artists bring life to the ship. In 2007 I bought a turret-well upgrade...
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    1/72 Hoth Echo Base Hangar diorama

    Holy Moses. "There are worse ways to kill time." But this is a great way. That's the look!
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    1/72 Hoth Echo Base Hangar diorama

    I plan on doing a small 1/48 snowspeeder w/ dish turret vignette, I'll start a thread once construction begins. :thumbsup
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    1/72 Hoth Echo Base Hangar diorama

    These are fantastic! Thank you for passing this along.
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