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Forum: Jets April 16th, 2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,281
Posted By Scott S.
I'm also currently working on my first Tamiya...

I'm also currently working on my first Tamiya F-16 and while I think it's a great kit it definately has it's minor issues that need to be looked after.

Mine line up fine in the center but the lip...
Forum: The Toolbox April 1st, 2010, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,727
Posted By Scott S.
I like to play with the oil paint/turpenoid mix...

I like to play with the oil paint/turpenoid mix till I get it thin enough to flow into the detail when applied. If the stuff is too thick it doesn't flow and you have to slather it all over the model...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 31st, 2010, 09:57 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
It all has such an...."ARC" sorta feel to...

It all has such an...."ARC" sorta feel to it.....doesn't it??

ARC= assanign retorical comment
Forum: Post War & Modern March 29th, 2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,837
Posted By Scott S.
And folks thought the X-32 was butt ugly, at...

And folks thought the X-32 was butt ugly, at least it didn't have all of the doors this thing has.

Did they change the lift fan inlet door? In this pic it resembles a forward opening speed brake....
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 29th, 2010, 12:25 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
I think that pretty much nails it. Modelling is a...

I think that pretty much nails it. Modelling is a very personal thing as it is, essentially, 3 dimensional art and art, as well all know, is highly interpretive and very personal. Indeed where...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 29th, 2010, 11:28 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
A review, in the context of these boards anyway,...

A review, in the context of these boards anyway, is nothing more than a personal opinion. Agruing over how that opinion is expressed is mere semantics and semantics is wholly at the heart of trolling...
Forum: The Toolbox March 27th, 2010, 12:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,481
Posted By Scott S.
It's meant to be brushed on straight out of the...

It's meant to be brushed on straight out of the bottle, pretty thick stuff really. I doubt it would flow very well through an airbrush witout thinning it, which sorta defeats the purpose of applying...
Forum: Jets March 25th, 2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,595
Posted By Scott S.
Don't forget the unslotted stabs with the...

Don't forget the unslotted stabs with the arrowhead shaped reinforcement plate that the C/D's have. Then there is the main gear hubs for AF styke brakes. Fill in the air refueling probe door on the...
Forum: Jets March 25th, 2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,595
Posted By Scott S.
The nose shapes and contours of the RF are WAY...

The nose shapes and contours of the RF are WAY different than what is found on the C,D,B,J,N versions of the Phantom. The cockpit is pretty different in the RF as well, there are additional scopes in...
Forum: Post War & Modern March 24th, 2010, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,227
Posted By Scott S.
I had the same thought, about the 5" mounts, they...

I had the same thought, about the 5" mounts, they were not there back in 98, which was the last visit I paid to her.
Forum: The Toolbox March 24th, 2010, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,168
Posted By Scott S.
Realistic Bases for photography

Does anyone have a quick and dirty technique for making decent bases like a carrier deck or flightline concrete for placing your models for pics? I know that the tie downs on carriers are set at a...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 24th, 2010, 11:03 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
I've watched a couple of those threads and in the...

I've watched a couple of those threads and in the discussions I have seen Mr. Song doesn't participate very much, doesn't seem to speak english very well either.

In the case of the SU-25 thread...
Forum: Jets March 23rd, 2010, 05:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,155
Posted By Scott S.
Wasn't the big issue with the spine behind the...

Wasn't the big issue with the spine behind the canopy on the E? I seem to recall it was too tall and too wide I think. It seems to me that that would be the area that would get the most mods in the...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 23rd, 2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
Rex the only issue I have here is that the...

Rex the only issue I have here is that the "reviews" are just another thread like any other with all of the associated stuff that gets hung off of them. I guess it's ok but I think the example I used...
Forum: Jets March 23rd, 2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,155
Posted By Scott S.
Late model hornet kits, accuracy?

Looking to snap up an F-18 E or F and the Hase kits just don't suit me price wise. On the subject of the Revell kits I seem to recall the E kit had some glaring shape issues. Is the F actually more...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 23rd, 2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
I'm a member of quite a few forums and have many...

I'm a member of quite a few forums and have many different hobby interests. Of all of the forums I participate in I think the best example of an on-line review area within a forum is over at...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 23rd, 2010, 01:38 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
That was where I was earlier concerning this...

That was where I was earlier concerning this thread. If you read back a bit you'll see that, in essence, it really does appear to be about grinding old axes....

Not that there aren't any valid...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 23rd, 2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
Scott I think that you could say the same thing...

Scott I think that you could say the same thing about the scale plastics community as well. Lets face it some guys want accuracy and some guys just want a kit of a particular subject in a given...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 23rd, 2010, 10:58 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
Perhaps I'm wrong but my feelings about all of...

Perhaps I'm wrong but my feelings about all of this tell me that it's really something VERY basic and at the core level.

The kits are being designed and made by communist drones guys. In the past...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 22nd, 2010, 11:14 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
Flame cooked Meat with sauce on it!? :rotflmao...

Flame cooked Meat with sauce on it!? :rotflmao 1:

Thanks guys I "get it" a little bit better now.

I've been visiting these boards for the last 10 years myself but I guess I never got as deep...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 22nd, 2010, 07:50 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
From what I can see it seems like that is exactly...

From what I can see it seems like that is exactly what is going on here.

So where's the problem that garners 4 pages of discussion about all of the things that I mentioned above? I guess I don't...
Forum: General Modeling Discussion March 22nd, 2010, 04:06 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 20,140
Posted By Scott S.
Scott this sorta seems to be a personal crusade...

Scott this sorta seems to be a personal crusade for you as this is about the fourth time, I can recall, that you have pulled this particular drum and started beating it.

And the ultimate point of...
Forum: The Toolbox March 21st, 2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,218
Posted By Scott S.
Drewe I could not have said it better myself....

Drewe I could not have said it better myself. It's nice to know that I'm not the only sod out there that has this problem.
Forum: The Toolbox March 20th, 2010, 01:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,218
Posted By Scott S.
Acrylics

Ok guys I have a bunch of these and I keep trying to use and like them but keep going back to enamels because laquer thinner makes cleaning those up so easy. I've currently got a decent stash of...
Forum: The Flightline March 19th, 2010, 12:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,889
Posted By Scott S.
Gotta love the Hase scooter kit! Killer!

Gotta love the Hase scooter kit!

Killer!
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