Anthony344 Picture Test Build Normandy SR2

Discussion in 'Science Fiction & Fantasy' started by anthony344, Aug 14, 2011.

  1. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    I had a crack at test build my own normandy sr2 it turn out ok for the first prototype but it may not be good to post as a kit.

    I have not complete the other side engine just run out of glue but i'll get it done.The fuselage i split each sections & made inform ribs for structure.
    I have made the back fin stick outwards, it make it look so much cooler from behind.

    I'll try to keep up to date as much as i can, i'm studying & working.

    Mark :thumb:

    Here are some of the Picture:

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  2. ekuth

    ekuth Active Member

    More pics! She looks awesome!
  3. Zathros

    Zathros Guest

    That model is huge!! You planning on going somewhere!!?!
  4. ThunderChild

    ThunderChild Active Member

    One of the most beautiful ships ever!
    Nice build, congrats!
  5. F131

    F131 Member

    Agreed. More pics please. Fantastic job you have done.
  6. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    You got it guys :thumb: more pics are coming & thanks for your kind words.I just come back from studying at TAFE & see what you guys think of it.

    PS: I am not taking over steve job on designing the Normandy SR2 his one is far more Professional design than mine.I just done this one to see what it feel like to hold this beautiful ship in my hands & i gotta say i'm stun.:mrgreen:


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  7. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    Hey Zathros

    The total length of the Normandy SR2 is roughly about 36" & width is roughly about 14".
    I am planing a much more better & cleaner design of the normandy sr2 but you would be better off with steve design than mine.

    I am redesigning the mid sections alot different than the one that you see in the pic , i did not like the open joint as much so i'm changing it.

  8. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    Thanks :thumb: ThunderChild & you are right about beautiful ships , BIOWARE has done it justice of designing the Normandy.
  9. sjsquirrel

    sjsquirrel Member


    Nice job Anthony. Of course I feel slow and inadequate now since I'm still working on mine. Your version is much bigger than the version I'm doing at 24". I also didn't think the open joints in the middle were worth keeping so I smoothed those over in my design as well. Great minds think alike...

    Look forward to seeing your next build.

  10. MTK

    MTK Active Member

    Awesome build. This is definately on my list of "To Do." Thanks again SJS, for making this available to the community.
  11. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    Thanks steve , i have found a texture of a engine glow if you would be interested in there is two engine glow that i got just pm me i can send it to you.I have also downloaded from a site of the Alliance Normandy SR2 version with texture but i edit it with extra texture it looks alot better than the first texture.I'm going to build the Alliance Normandy SR2 version aswell after i finish the Cerberus Normandy SR2.
  12. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    Thanks MTK :thumb:.This prototype Normandy SR2 i'm giving it to my mate for his son he is a biggest fan of mass effect than me.
  13. MTK

    MTK Active Member

    Nice! I give away more models than I keep, styrene, resin, card... The fun is in the doing.:mrgreen:
  14. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    New Designed Normandy SR2

    I have made progress on the new Normandy SR2 that i'm building, in the first Below pic that you see is my first prototype Normandy front nose assembly, notice i have split up two of the section & now i have change it to one peace nose with internal ribs.The second below pic is the new front nose assembly & now less joint line witch i'm happy the way it looks.

    I squeeze a bit of build time & done some progress on the nose, note: i'm only using straight A4 paper for the skin. I want to see how effective when the skin is apply to the inform ribs & see if there is crease lines on the skin & i gotta say it has not effect much on the A4 but i going to do another test build above 140 to 190gsm Card stock paper. I can see using thicker paper less the crease lines there is.

    Well that's it for now until i get some more glue down at bunnings warehouse.

    Bye for now.:wave:

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  15. Zathros

    Zathros Guest

    I just downloaded your model.:thumb: It is awesome! My son is so crazy over it, I think this will "our" first build. Thanks so much! :inw: My son wants the game, but at 11 years old, I have never played the game. Is it too much for an 11 year old?
  16. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    Hey Zathros,

    I would not worry at the age 11 for your son to play Mass Effect , like me when i was around that age i use to play DOOM 1 , Duke Nukem , ect on my pc & that was pretty scary when those game come out the first time. If you buy the game have a try out for your self and see if it up to your standard if it's ok for your son to play it.
  17. Zathros

    Zathros Guest

    No first person shooters for my kid. I would just rather have him shoot a real rifle, at a target, under very controlled circumstances. I am getting ready to buy him a "Red Ryder B.B. gun, 650 f.p.s.!!
  18. JHSurf

    JHSurf Member

    Don't do it Zathros... he will shoot out an eye. just watch the movie "A Christmas Story" :mrgreen:
  19. anthony344

    anthony344 Member

    Well i totally agreed with JHSurf, but if i had a son & he is 11 years of age & begging me to buy Dead Space i would say NOOO for a action game but for a first person shooter it not as bad with violence, My mate has a 10 year old son & he is playing mass effect 1 , 2 , & can't wait for the third to come out & he has no drama with the game , i ask him what's the best thing you like in mass effect & he told me the Galaxy Explore around the planet.

    Any way it's up to your decision what's best for your kids to play or watch , But then if you say no for mass effect , then i'll say No aswell.:mrgreen:
    Every parent has different opinion what's best for there kid & what not.
  20. Will J.

    Will J. New Member

    It looks Kick-Ass!!!?

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