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Old 7th February 2017, 07:45 AM
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For those interested the next Sydney Greater West Scale Model Expo is going to be held on 11/12th March 2017 at Lily's Function Centre, Seven Hills. I will be there on the Sunday and bringing some of my builds along.

More details on their facebook page.
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For those interested the next Sydney Greater West Scale Model Expo is going to be held on 11/12th March 2017 at Lily's Function Centre, Seven Hills. I will be there on the Sunday and bringing some of my builds along.

More details on their facebook page.
I'll try to get there Sunday and have a look around, problem with getting there is I'm basically pretty lazy.
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After a break of some 20 years I decided to try my hand again at some model building and painting.

A very small Star Destroyer kit from Bandai - sits on top of my work monitor. Used a bit of black panel wash to bring out the detail





My first attempt at gunpla. 1/144 GX-9901-DX Gundam Double X. I don't even know the show, I just bought the kit when I was in Hong Kong just because it was the thing to do Spray painted white with panel detail, all other colours I just put a bit of flat coat on. Sadly one wing panel is broken as the hinge was too big and ended up snapping when I tried to open the panel





My next project is a 1/350 scale IJN Battleship Yamato. Given the size of the piece I'm looking at having a go at airbrushing. I got an airbrush but haven't committed on a compressor yet. Any tips? I did find this one on ebay:

http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/1-6HP-Min...Sz3uNOCBB0dSBQ

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My next project is a 1/350 scale IJN Battleship Yamato. Given the size of the piece I'm looking at having a go at airbrushing. I got an airbrush but haven't committed on a compressor yet. Any tips? I did find this one on ebay:

http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/1-6HP-Min...Sz3uNOCBB0dSBQ
Tricky, as you tend to get what you pay for. And that is an inexpensive compressor...

I would however recommend getting a compressor with an air tank, as that helps keep the airflow constant.
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Old 21st March 2017, 07:43 AM
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Nice work Ralph. Can't go wrong with Bandai kits.
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