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 […]
Tag: scratch building
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 […]
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 […]
All primed up and ready for paint!
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 […]
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. […]
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!
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 […]
Been working on this for most of the evening, trying a few things that worked, a few that didn’t. As it stands, I’ve mainly got to add some details to the long, smooth fore end, and I’m considering redoing the […]
Finally getting back to this project after a much-too-long break from it. Focusing primarily on the custom-built rifle right now, and managed to add some more details to it tonight. Hopefully I’ll be making use of that template to good […]