Author: tgg_admin

SCGMC Trophies

I received a box on my front door step today, inside are the trophies for SCGMC. There is a local miniature figure contest that gives out coin trophies, and I’ve always thought that this was a very cool method for an award. Then again, I’m ex-military, so I just like the idea of having the challenge coin style trophy. Having the choice of colored finished, we went with black metal, silver, and bronze, which will be the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd awards respectively. We will also have a separate awards for the five special theme awards. Currently the categories...

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Cutting and Sanding

One of the most important steps for building gunpla or any model for that matter, is cutting and sanding. Parts cut correctly with the correct tools will reduce the chance of damaging the parts. When cutting, use a proper cutting tool such as nippers. Nail clippers don’t give the proper leverage and cutting angles, and the blades are curved so those are not the best of tools to clip parts. Now when cutting parts, it’s best to cut away from the main part, leaving a small amount of the nub next to the piece. Cutting too close to the...

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How to Post

For those not familiar with posting blogs. This is fairly straight forward. Looking to the right, you can see a list of categories, just check the appropriate category(s). Scrolling down, you can add a picture to the post. Just click the “set featured image” link and upload a picture of your choice. I took a few pictures around my workshop to use as test pictures and. You can always edit the posts so nothing is overly permanent and anything can be fixed. Once you uploaded the picture, click on the set as feature image and this will have the...

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