Tag: gunpla

Jan
29

Busy Times, Not Much Building

Been a long time since I’ve managed to update here.  The holidays of course through December were just crazy busy as usual, then this whole month at work has been nuts: three major projects landed all at once and it’s […]

Nov
15

Tristan MK II WIP 1

Got some decent work done on this project over the weekend. I began at the feet, deciding that instead of using the Tristan feet with MKII polycaps, I would use the Tristan “shoes” with the MKII feet.  This modification wasn’t […]

Nov
04

Let’s Get to Bashing! – Tristan + Gundam MKII = ?

Had an idea for this kit bash pop into my head over the last couple weeks, so I’m gonna get to going on this and see what comes out.  

Sep
13

Completed Project: MG GM Quel – “Blue Angel-esque”

Mission…complete. Here we have the MG GM Quel, “Blue Angel-esque”.   Now this build has been an experience; overall good, but with it’s share of annoyances. The biggest learning experience with this kit was definitely the airbrushing; this is my […]

Sep
04

MG GM Quel – Painted and Ready for Top Coating and Final Details

It’s been a wild ride, learing the airbrush the last few weeks, having several little things go wrong (parts breaking after painting, paint messing up here and there, parts vanishing, etc), but here it is, ready for top coating. My […]

Aug
19

MG GM Quel – Detail Update 3

All primed up and ready for paint!  

Aug
17

MG GM Quel – Detail Update 2

Been a few weeks since I’ve updated the project, and that’s because I’ve been rather busy. Not just on the build, but with life in general.     As to what I’ve been doing with the GM…I can’t help but […]

Jul
29

MG GM Quel – Detail Update 1

Finally getting back to working on the Quel a bit.  I’ve struggled to get a solid idea on exactly what I’m going for here, so I’m just more or less running with whatever happens to seem right at the time. […]

Jul
10

MG GM Quel – Custom Rifle Update 4

Nearly done!  At this point, after adding the nice grip to the fore end, I think I’m at the stage where I’ll be doing final touch-ups. Details are pretty much complete!  

Jul
07

MG GM Quel – Custom Rifle Update 3

Finally got some more detail work done on my custom GM Quel rifle this week. Added details to the magazine and to the fore end.   Pretty much done with it, though I’m probably going to add to the fore […]