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Offline Rod The Fixer

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Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« on: October 28, 2023, 03:58:47 AM »
Hi everyone,
I started to assemble this kit from Bandai


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A quick look inside the box:


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

First I assembled the kit, simply, without the use of glue, to get a first impression before starting to paint ...


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline Rod The Fixer

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2023, 08:02:05 PM »
First Steps ...


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #2 on: November 05, 2023, 08:32:45 PM »
Interesting technique. :smiley:
"This is the Captain. We have a little problem with our engine sequence, so we may experience some slight turbulence and, ah, explode."

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2023, 01:59:33 AM »
Ready for the weathering ...


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #4 on: November 10, 2023, 11:27:27 PM »
 :smiley:
"This is the Captain. We have a little problem with our engine sequence, so we may experience some slight turbulence and, ah, explode."

Offline Rod The Fixer

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2023, 07:04:36 PM »
Wheathering Phase 1 ...


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Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #6 on: November 11, 2023, 10:39:28 PM »
Now it's getting there! :smiley:
"This is the Captain. We have a little problem with our engine sequence, so we may experience some slight turbulence and, ah, explode."

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #7 on: November 19, 2023, 07:50:43 PM »
"Red 5" ready for take-off ...


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #8 on: November 19, 2023, 07:57:41 PM »
I knew it would look good but it's even better than I expected! 8)

Well done! :smiley: :smiley:
"This is the Captain. We have a little problem with our engine sequence, so we may experience some slight turbulence and, ah, explode."

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Re: Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter - Bandai 1/72
« Reply #9 on: November 20, 2023, 01:07:08 AM »
 :smiley:
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

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