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Old 08-30-2017, 05:38 AM
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Something's coming up, but the B737 is holding up the way!

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Old 09-26-2017, 06:11 AM
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Great stuff
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Old 10-22-2017, 11:29 AM
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I am always happy to see that this lost art is still alive and being pushed to its potential. When done with due diligence and attention to detail, these models can rival both paper and plastic contemporaries and even compete with them in IPMS competitions. I had the honor of taking home a Best of Show at an IPMS competition a few years ago, beating out some very stiff paper, resin, and plastic competition.

The winning entry? Life Sized SCM R2D2:
https://s26.postimg.org/9k8964wwp/IMG_0132.jpg

My daughter curiously posing with R2:
https://s26.postimg.org/fvdgmjy55/IM..._125932569.jpg

The potential for this craft is unlimited, if we continue to strive to push it to its very limits...

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Old 10-30-2017, 05:34 PM
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Wow, Gman, that's pretty impressive.
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Old 10-30-2017, 10:42 PM
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Thanks whulsey! It was a fun build. I admire the skill of the OP for building at the smaller scale. As for me, I prefer the larger scales to see how far I can push the art to the extreme.

R2 is cool, except when he camps out in the living room and binge watches The Voice until the wee hours of the morning:

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