Author Topic: Hiigaran Interceptor  (Read 4078 times)

Offline taiidantomcat

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #25 on: April 16, 2020, 10:08:21 PM »
Good luck on the scribing!! we are all rooting for you!!  8)
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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #26 on: April 20, 2020, 11:12:31 PM »
Painting was interesting. Thought my airbrush was clogged, didn't want to unclog it so I opted for hand painting. Bottom went alright, but then after a botched paint on the top part I decided I had to use the airbrush, pulled it out and it turns out it wasn't clogged at all. So that leaves an ok paint job on the bottom and a nicely airbrushed top.
Untitled by BTSpolygon, on Flickr

Anyway all that's left is minor touch ups and the cockpit and maybe a darker metallic colour on the gun.

Offline Buzzbomb

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #27 on: April 21, 2020, 10:33:09 AM »
Nice scheme.. you nailed the sort of look I was aiming for but failed with

Love it

Offline apophenia

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #28 on: April 21, 2020, 10:33:44 AM »
That looks fantastic! Great scheme too  :smiley:
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Offline finsrin

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #29 on: April 21, 2020, 12:04:06 PM »
Is it Star Trek or Star Wars that meets A-10 ?    :smiley:
Color scheme is great.   Congrats on beating blue paint demons.

Offline taiidantomcat

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #30 on: April 21, 2020, 12:54:52 PM »
fits like a glove  :-*
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Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #31 on: April 22, 2020, 04:41:01 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 LemonJello

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #32 on: April 22, 2020, 08:25:27 PM »
That is mighty fine. Well done!

Offline Dr. YoKai

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #33 on: April 22, 2020, 10:30:11 PM »
 Does look good. I agree that a dark wash on the gun is a good idea, but otherwise, excellent work!

Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #34 on: April 25, 2020, 12:05:34 AM »
Annnnnd done!

Not perfect but quite happy with it. Nice to get this monkey off my bench after four years.

Untitled by BTSpolygon, on Flickr
Untitled by BTSpolygon, on Flickr
Untitled by BTSpolygon, on Flickr
Untitled by BTSpolygon, on Flickr
Untitled by BTSpolygon, on Flickr
Untitled by BTSpolygon, on Flickr

Optional enhanced armament package:
Untitled by BTSpolygon, on Flickr

Offline Robomog

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #35 on: April 25, 2020, 02:01:29 AM »
Stunning, absolutely stunning, love it !   :icon_alabanza: :icon_alabanza: :icon_alabanza:

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #36 on: April 25, 2020, 04:18:33 AM »
 :smiley:
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

You can't outrun Death forever.
But you can make the Bastard work for it.

Offline taiidantomcat

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #37 on: April 25, 2020, 09:34:12 AM »
I really love it, it looks the part, I love the colored lenses above the cannon, the number decals, I think its a beauty  8)
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Offline finsrin

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #38 on: April 25, 2020, 10:41:43 AM »
I really love it, it looks the part, I love the colored lenses above the cannon, the number decals, I think its a beauty  8)

Me too.  Besides never would thought of such a build, colored lenses are another level of never would thought of it.  Fine build top & bottom, is cool  8)

Offline elmayerle

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #39 on: April 25, 2020, 10:45:09 AM »
Very impressive build and a most aggressive-looking vehicle.

Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Hiigaran Interceptor
« Reply #40 on: April 26, 2020, 05:56:21 PM »
Stunning, absolutely stunning, love it !   :icon_alabanza: :icon_alabanza: :icon_alabanza:

Mog
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+1 :smiley: :smiley: :icon_alabanza:
"This is the Captain. We have a little problem with our engine sequence, so we may experience some slight turbulence and, ah, explode."