Go Back   planetArmor > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 563
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: sam_dwyer
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 12-15-2009, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,486
Posted By sam_dwyer
HI, Welcome to PA, and youve made a good start on...

HI, Welcome to PA, and youve made a good start on the Trumpeter kit. It is a good build out of box, but there really is PLENTY that needs fixing. Here's my build over on another site:
...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-22-2009, 06:44 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Thanks guys! Pete - no comment! I've got a...

Thanks guys! Pete - no comment!

I've got a little more done - a darker feeeelter and a light drybrush. It looks a little heavy at present (IMO) but this is early days!
...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-20-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Finally got some time in at the bench, was able...

Finally got some time in at the bench, was able to put a wash.. filter.. what ever.. over the whole model, then went back and did a slightly darker one over the areas with zimmerit
...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-17-2009, 04:51 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Tuesday - new compressor arrived!! Camo...

Tuesday - new compressor arrived!!

Camo applied, used Gunze 406 Chocolate Brown and Gunze 340 Field Green for the camo colors.

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y82/samd1/HJ%20H/DSC_5325.jpg
...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-15-2009, 02:21 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Not much will be going on next, not for a while -...

Not much will be going on next, not for a while - my compressor died this afternoon, right when I had the camo brown in the airbrush.. so this project is on hold again for a little while, hopefully...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-14-2009, 10:18 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
PS3? BAH! I dont like the controllers on PS3, I...

PS3? BAH! I dont like the controllers on PS3, I prefer the Xbox ones!

Basecoat on!

I started with Tamiya buff, as a flat coat for the Vallejo top coat to adhere to. This yellow is Vallejo...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-14-2009, 07:00 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Primer on! I've been able to tear myself...

Primer on!

I've been able to tear myself away from Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 long enough to put some primer on this, finally!

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y82/samd1/HJ%20H/DSC_5306.jpg...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-09-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
I got the game at Midnight on Monday 9th.. or was...

I got the game at Midnight on Monday 9th.. or was that 1201 on Tuesday 10th.. anyway, its INCREDIBLE!! Far better than COD World at War!

SD
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-09-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 21,667
Posted By sam_dwyer
HI Radek Beautiful model and build, looking...

HI Radek

Beautiful model and build, looking forward to seeing the finished product.

Regards
Sam Dwyer
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-08-2009, 06:54 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Thanks Guys! I woke this morning to an email...

Thanks Guys!

I woke this morning to an email in my inbox containing this fantastic image:

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y82/samd1/HJ%20H/837-LHS-shot.jpg

Thanks to Jean-Yves Dumeaux for...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-03-2009, 01:28 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
HI all, Thanks for the kind words! Some...

HI all,

Thanks for the kind words!

Some more progress.. i've sort of been talked into doing this under new management, being towed by the Cromwell ARV.. I ordered one from Accurate Armor...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-01-2009, 02:15 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 28,294
Posted By sam_dwyer
Gday Rick! Mate with that last photo you had...

Gday Rick!

Mate with that last photo you had me fooled! I really thought it was a photo of the vehicle you were trying to model, not the model itself.

Well done!

SD
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 11-01-2009, 04:52 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Got HEAPS done today.. the kids left me alone to...

Got HEAPS done today.. the kids left me alone to model practically all day!!

Lets call construction 99% done..

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y82/samd1/HJ%20H/DSC_5277.jpg
...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-31-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Well it got much cooler in the evening on...

Well it got much cooler in the evening on Saturday here in Melbourne, so I stayed up and burnt the midnight oil and got some real progress on the IV.

I thought these Alpine SS tankers would look...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-31-2009, 04:04 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Stinking hot day here in Melbourne, not exactly...

Stinking hot day here in Melbourne, not exactly good modelling weather! Managed to get a small amount of work done.. tool stowage. Usually I find this pretty tedious, but today, not so..

Ive tried...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-29-2009, 12:34 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Time space continuum? I dont know, it was here...

Time space continuum? I dont know, it was here when I got here.

I forgot to post one more image from last night's zimm session. I moved the tow cable bracket/arm thingy outboard, like the rear of...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-28-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
So this is where i'm up to. Zimm has been tidied...

So this is where i'm up to. Zimm has been tidied up a little, ive chipped some from around the inspection hatch area. Also added the armoured covers for the breather holes, and the visor and...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-28-2009, 04:22 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
OK, I thought i'd post some step by step shots of...

OK, I thought i'd post some step by step shots of how I zimmerit a model. This isnt THE way necessarily, but its my way ;)

Firstly, here are the materials I use: a cheap artists spatula, tamiya...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-27-2009, 02:32 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
HI Dan, Real zimm probably was thinner, the...

HI Dan,
Real zimm probably was thinner, the zimm on the Saumur IV (and a lot of their vehicles) isnt original, rather it was added when they were restored.

SD
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-26-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Thanks Laurent, always so quick to point out...

Thanks Laurent, always so quick to point out errors and question people's commitment to historical accuracy ;)

I figured from the outset that 837 was my only choice for the DML kit, without having...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-25-2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
Thanks guys. A tiny update, added tracks to...

Thanks guys.

A tiny update, added tracks to the front plate..

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y82/samd1/HJ%20H/DSC_5245.jpg

I'll post some zimm step by step shots later too.

SD
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-25-2009, 04:16 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 43,364
Posted By sam_dwyer
DML Panzer IV Ausf. H Build Log...

HI all,

With the DML Ersatz M10 done, and my ASLAV done, its time for something new!

I've not done a Panzer IV or related vehicle for ever (doing the suspension shits me!) I figured DML's new...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-19-2009, 04:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 17,161
Posted By sam_dwyer
Gday Hilly Nice job on the Pretender. Its a...

Gday Hilly

Nice job on the Pretender. Its a great kit and i'm looking forward to seeing your treatment. I think my next one will have battle damage too.

SD
Forum: planetArmor General 10-14-2009, 03:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,694
Posted By sam_dwyer
Buy with confidence, Hobby Easy are excellent to...

Buy with confidence, Hobby Easy are excellent to deal with

SD
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 10-13-2009, 08:38 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 42,336
Posted By sam_dwyer
Thanks guys! Hilly - here's the ML thread: ...

Thanks guys!

Hilly - here's the ML thread:
http://www.network54.com/Forum/47207/thread/1015875537/Skorzeny%60s+soldiers
Showing results 1 to 25 of 563

 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:41 PM.

Advertise with Us

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
planetArmor