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Month: April 2016

Mistake Roundup #1 ?>

Mistake Roundup #1

I’m pretty new to customizing kits so I still make a lot of mistakes. Here are a few that I have made so you can learn from them. Soft Plastic + Putty + a Ziplock bag = a Rubbery Mess This happened while I was trying to fill in the holes on the backs of the Space Jahannam hands. They are made of the soft plastic that Bandai uses in newer HGs, usually the frame/weapon grey pieces. Normally, using putty […]

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Space Jahannam WIP 1: Proportion Changes and LED Mod ?>

Space Jahannam WIP 1: Proportion Changes and LED Mod

I originally got this kit dirt cheap and had it boxed up somewhere after I snapped it together. Decided that it was finally time I did something to it. LED Mod Emptied out the chest cavity as much as I could. Also added some styrene to the hole for the neck polycap to give it a slightly longer neck. Wired up the red LED with 24 gauge magnet copper wire, added a resistor and soldered magnets to the end of […]

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Powered GM ‘Murica WIP ?>

Powered GM ‘Murica WIP

Potential color scheme inspired by the Megebots Mk. II. Going to end up adding a lot of guns to this so yeah… ‘MURICA! Used a pin vice to bore holes into the beam sabers and convert them into guns. Didn’t get the holes perfectly centered. 🙁   Since this is based on an old kit, its using old joints which have to modified in order to be able able to remove the seam lines. This way I can paint the […]

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