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I have filled my first arm. I know this isn't the most exciting thing you'll see today, but it was my first go using Vallejo Plastic Putty. I have... More
Marten Richens one hour ago
Took my eldest to see Age of Ultron this morning, really enjoyed it, eldest said it was the best film he'd ever seen!Was surprised how much I liked... More
Nice Brian, what scale? Its hard to find decent resin 'Dutch' kit. The Sideshow collectible figures look awesome but where's the fun in them? no... More
Having posted a little something on another thread I realised that the progress I was making on the Enterprise from Into Darkness never made it... More
Alun Apr 24
Still lookin' for Chris Claytons space marine girl (bust ) if anyone has one to sell , shout up.
Just to pile on the pressure regarding the bow string how about using sewing thread? Gutterman is the best on the market.  Now this next bit... More
That orange suit is pretty groovy. You could do a mash up of different series and paint one with Gundam colouring.
Actually more impressed by that new droid.  Really remarkable and all real rather than CGI.
Alun Apr 17
The moss looks good to me! I went through about 3 versions of the fur before I ended up with the version I've stuck with.  Sorry, can't... More
Alun Apr 15
Hi Marten, Pre-shading was fine, it's the time masking off the panels for the greys that the arse......   :)
Nice job Chris, the Klingons would be proud!
Tempting Marten up up to my neck in house decorating.. gives me an excuse to get all the models down and give them a dust etc..  Alan..
If you're going for an exterior base, The Works are selling Das off dirt cheap, here's a link to their web... More
I actually use a head magnifier for some jobs nowadays, not the same as this but a similar idea.. head torch and a variety of clip on magnified...


I forgot to put this on here. Anyway a commission build so sadly (very) it's not mine but after it got shipped from the states I got stuck in This is what you start out with for... more
Well folks, I have finally finished my Drop Ship dio and I am happy with it (finally!). It has taken most of this year to build (and rebuild) making me question why I do this, but ... more
Marten Richens Dec 24 '14
Picked up the new 1:24 scale Iron Man kits from Dragon recently and here is a quick review of them. They are available for around the £12/13 mark on places like eBay at the moment... more
Alun Aug 27 '14
What You Get There have been 2 other models released by Airfix which tie-in with the Wallace and Gromit shorts, namely the airplane and the motorbike and sidecar, both from "A... more
SFMuk Admin Feb 12 '14
Building The MasterBlaster From Mad Max: Beyond Thunderd ome. Back in 1985 I committed a crime, nothing major but a crime nonetheless. Along with a friend from school I sneaked in ... more
SFMuk Admin Feb 11 '14

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