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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 joints separately.   Dont have to worry about seam lines for the thighs since there’s already...

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SCGMC 2015 T-Shirts for Sale!

The 2015 SCGMC T-Shirts are now up for sale at our online store: SCGMC 2015 Shirts This year we have two designs for our 5th year of this contest. Pick a side or grab both! We will also be at Anime Expo and will have the shirts available for purchase at our two workshops: Gundam Model Building (18+) July 3, 2015 @ 8:30PM Workshop 1 (WS1) LACC 403A Gundam Model Building (All Ages) July 4, 2015 @ 10:30AM Workshop 1 (WS1) LACC...

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Download my MASSIVE How To Build Gunpla Guide!

Download my MASSIVE How To Build Gunpla Guide! Six months in the making. One hundred and thirty five pages of tools, supplies, tips, suggestions, and techniques. It’ll take you from clipping pieces off sprues, through surface preparation and painting to decal application and washes and there’s even a section on photographing your completed model. Click on the picture below to get to the download page. Source:...

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Those Photoetch Hobby Saws

I’ve been using the Hasegawa Tritool hobby saws for years. They’re very thin, sharp teethed, and slice through plastic very fast and cleanly. However, they are quite delicate in that they’re very thin and I’ve bent my fair share of these blades. They are simple to use, just hold the small blade in your fingers and slice away at the plastic. Nothing against these blades as I’m still using them, but yesterday, I finally cracked open one of the three sets of Tamiya hobby saws I had picked up two years ago. I picked up the sets for about...

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Southern California Gundam Model Competition