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blog:models_gundam_rickdias [2019/11/05 20:36]
john [In-Progress Images]
blog:models_gundam_rickdias [2020/03/25 18:51] (current)
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 Started to assemble the main torso section. Most parts now fully painted; thrusters and jet parts need painting - am going to try some enamel paints //Mig Ammo Extreme Metal//. That will be a good test of my abilities, since I've never sprayed enamel before. Started to assemble the main torso section. Most parts now fully painted; thrusters and jet parts need painting - am going to try some enamel paints //Mig Ammo Extreme Metal//. That will be a good test of my abilities, since I've never sprayed enamel before.
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 +== [2019/11/05] ==
 +Started assembly of all the sub-components. I'm **really** liking the way this model is coming together. All of the decals still need applying, as well as weathering effects applying, but even without those, I'm very, very pleased with the design. With just a small amount of extra effort it's starting to look like a stunning kit; far better than the 2 or 3 colours of the out-of-box colour scheme.
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 +== [2020/03/25] ==
 +So, it seems that it's about the end of the world right now (COVID-19 pandemic), and I took the opportunity to start applying the waterslide decals.
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 ==== Final Images ==== ==== Final Images ====
  
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 +Waist section with front and rear skirt armour:
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 +Upper torso assembly nearing completion:
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 +Fully assembled, minus weathering effects and decals:
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 +Starting to apply waterslide decals after putting on a coat of Vallejo Acrylic gloss:
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