Groizer X - Space Pirate

Discussion in 'Dream Kits & Wish Lists' started by Rogerio Silva, Jan 9, 2013.

  1. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    Not my idea...

    Thanks, ThunderChild, but if it looks good, it's because of your and Revell-Fan's skeleton conception. You both gave me some pretty good instructions on how to do it.
    Many others have helped me along this thread, and I'm thankful to each and everyone of you.

    Rogério Silva
  2. Revell-Fan

    Revell-Fan Co-Administrator Administrator

    This IS definitely looking good!
  3. Ron Caudillo

    Ron Caudillo Creative Advisory Consultant Moderator

    Wow Rogerio!
    You are doing fantastic, never would have known this is your first design.

    Keep up the great work.

    Your Friend,
  4. Rhaven Blaack

    Rhaven Blaack ADMINISTRATOR Administrator

    You are off to a VERY GOOD START!
    This is turning out to be quite an interesting thread to follow.
  5. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    Oh, boy...

    Gee, guys

    You'll spoil me!sign1 Thanks for the encouragement and kind words!
  6. Revell-Fan

    Revell-Fan Co-Administrator Administrator

    Well, not really, at least for me. I'm just spamming you in order to raise my post count..! :mrgreen::mrgreen::mrgreen:

    Anyway, keep it on! :thumb::thumb::thumb:
  7. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    Two can play...

    And why do you think I check your threads? sign1sign1sign1
    Naaaah...:rolleyes: You know how I admire your work... BTW, have you checked your e-mails lately?:twisted:
    All the best,

  8. Revell-Fan

    Revell-Fan Co-Administrator Administrator

    I have. It looks great! What do you think? Shall we make some updates to the EAD thread? :cool::cool::cool:
  9. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    Threads in threads...


    Shouldn't we open a new one? I'm all for it, but keep in mind that I'm in a slower pace. Let's do it!
  10. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    I know this thread has been stopped for quite a long time, but I'm studying to get my PMP certification. This may take a little while, but I'll try to make time for the model. Sorry and thanks for the comprehension!
  11. Revell-Fan

    Revell-Fan Co-Administrator Administrator

    Don't worry, pal! We are all patient and understand that your resources are required elsewhere. Take your time and continue when you can. :thumb:
  12. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    Keep your neck on...


    I think I can make time for the models; I'm just a bit behind schedule in my studies. Once I get back on track, I'll be able to make some time, and we can discuss a certain neck issue.


  13. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    Going back to the track...

    Hello, everybody!

    It seems I was wrong. Studying for the PMI certification took all of my time, but it sure payed off!
    Well, after overwhelming the fear of failure (I should've known better than that already!), which is inherent to the process of test building my first designed model, I come back to you with my humble progresses.
    Check the pics. I couldn't write a legend for each picture (I'm probable too dumb for that...wall1), so here it goes;
    1 - glued the "sleeves";
    2 and 3 - glued the "collar frames";
    4 - the head support/base; and
    5 - how the head base will look into place (not glued yet).

    Attached Files:

  14. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    Adjusting the collar...


    Here you can see the head base already glued in place.
    Thanks for visiting!

    Attached Files:

  15. Rhaven Blaack

    Rhaven Blaack ADMINISTRATOR Administrator

    I am glad to see that you have picked this project back up again.

  16. Revell-Fan

    Revell-Fan Co-Administrator Administrator

    It's really looking good, pal! :thumb:
  17. DanBKing

    DanBKing Active Member

    It is coming together very nicely, Rogerio!:thumb:
    Keep at it!! :mrgreen:
  18. ThunderChild

    ThunderChild Active Member

    Glad to see you continuing this one. Looks great man!
  19. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member

    Gee, guys... Thanks!
  20. Rogerio Silva

    Rogerio Silva Active Member


    Oops! :oops:

    It looks like the model designer and the builder aren't getting along well. The first (me) forgot to tell the latter (me again!) what should be the order of assembly. After deglueing a few pieces, I found out that there are still some things to improve (aren't there always?), but it's just a tweak.
    If you check the pic, you'll see that I unglued the "sleeves" because I've forgot the "armpits". And I've seen that the sleeves need improvement, as well as the black "frames" should be glued to the pieces before assembling them to the formers.
    Please, don't mind if I start over, after all, it's my first model... :cry:

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