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by Tesral
Tue Jan 14, 2014 6:19 am
Forum: Finishing
Topic: The right paints for Starfleet
Replies: 10
Views: 2139

Re: The right paints for Starfleet

I tend to prefer an off white for all eras mainly on scale effect. At best a very light gray.
by Tesral
Tue Jan 14, 2014 6:15 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Are green starships "stealthy?"
Replies: 39
Views: 5433

Re: Are green starships "stealthy?"

Disney will do what will make money. Count the Mouse for nothing less.

Leia as a princess? Can she wear the bikini?

I saw that outfit in person. It did not have Carrie Fisher in it at the time. She is a tiny woman.
by Tesral
Tue Jan 14, 2014 6:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: FARV (Fast Armoured Recon Vehicle)
Replies: 8
Views: 1179

Re: FARV (Fast Armoured Recon Vehicle)

Much more successful than the Fast Armored Recon Transport.
by Tesral
Tue Jan 14, 2014 6:05 am
Forum: General Trek
Topic: TOS themed house.
Replies: 11
Views: 1749

Re: TOS themed house.

kallen-bortas wrote:I'd kill for a Klingon version of this!!!
Complete with Klingon aroma therapy?
by Tesral
Fri Jan 10, 2014 4:47 pm
Forum: General Trek
Topic: your wish
Replies: 22
Views: 2743

Re: your wish

One wish, perfect health for myself and my family. Financial security I can work on.
by Tesral
Fri Jan 10, 2014 4:44 pm
Forum: General Trek
Topic: Scale of Choice
Replies: 30
Views: 4429

Re: Scale of Choice

1/350 is a great scale for ship models. While kinda big, I loved that Polar Lights chose that scale for their BIG scale Trek kits. Revell put out a 1/350 scale Enterprise Aircraft carrier. How impressive of a display would that be? Impressive, I've seen it built. I have pictures of a 1/72 scale Ent...
by Tesral
Fri Jan 10, 2014 5:47 am
Forum: 1/2500
Topic: Primary Hulls for Kitbashing
Replies: 15
Views: 1938

Re: Primary Hulls for Kitbashing

Very good, you understand how close .625" is to .630". Extruded CPVC has closer tolerance than the shrinkage of resin in the same size. Making the CPVC a better choice than resin. OK, OK, I I got my one Cozmo pod, .626 - .628 It's plumbing, not precision machining. Close enough. But I see stuff bei...
by Tesral
Thu Jan 09, 2014 3:45 pm
Forum: 1/2500
Topic: 1/2500 Shelly Class Help
Replies: 38
Views: 4557

Re: 1/2500 Shelly Class Help

trek3159 wrote:Those things still hang around? I thought they were relegated to myth status years ago... :D
I've been researching Algonquin mythology. (shudder)
by Tesral
Thu Jan 09, 2014 3:44 pm
Forum: 1/2500
Topic: Primary Hulls for Kitbashing
Replies: 15
Views: 1938

Re: Primary Hulls for Kitbashing

cozmo wrote:
I beg your pardon.

I spent a long time working to get a cargo pod right, and inexpensive.

If you want to argue over 5 thousandths of an inch, okay I might even let you win that and suggest a couple of extra coats of paint..
I'm a machinist dude.
by Tesral
Thu Jan 09, 2014 3:34 pm
Forum: Finishing
Topic: Finishing a 3D printed model?
Replies: 30
Views: 7403

Re: Finishing a 3D printed model?

Various types of ABS. Tough stuff indeed. Lego is made from ABS.

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