I Challenge ALL Cardmodelers!

Discussion in 'General Card Modeling' started by thewoodengraver, Jul 8, 2006.

  1. GT5500

    GT5500 Member

    Wow great job on the trailer, I downloaded this and thought "thats looks nice and simple" then I saw the interior!!!
  2. july1772

    july1772 Member

    Great thread TWE. Some superb models have been posted. Here's my most recent build.

    It's the old MQ3A-Murphy mech under attack. I purchased these from ebblesminiatures.com--unfortunately the mech is no longer available.

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  3. thewoodengraver

    thewoodengraver Active Member

    Yes it IS an awesome thread!
    Thank you guys for keeping it alive.
    I have been busy fighting CPU glitches, viruses, and nasty little demons, plus writing my Book and illustrating it. This is why I haven't thanked you guys individually lately. But I'm still here, I still Love you, and I am reworking the webpage for this challenge. Keep this alive and we will have an awesome gallery to look at after the end.
    Got to get back to work now...
  4. dinsour

    dinsour Member

    I have tried 5 times to up load some pictures. Lets see if I got right this time.
    I hope you guys don't mind but I am posting some pic of planes I built with my grand kids, trying to get them interested.
    Hope this works.

    ---------73 Ron
  5. dinsour

    dinsour Member

    nuts it didn't work
  6. Bowdenja

    Bowdenja Active Member

    dinsour............... make sure it falls inside the limits for the file type............. also re-scale it to as close to 640x480 as possible to keep it within the limits of the thread screen.

    Also one picture per post will show it.............more will show links...

  7. mig29

    mig29 New Member


    The pprototype of Yak-52 TW from a line of ten Yak-52 models .



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  8. mig29

    mig29 New Member

    The mold for canopy will be changed. I was so anxious to see it finished so I fit a prototype.

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  9. Stev0

    Stev0 Active Member

    Not very good pictures but it's the only camera I have. *curses crappy phonecam*



    Inspired by Ron Kemp's Hot Rods I decided to use my membership in a GM W-Body club to create W-Body paper models since there are very little model cars of W-Bodies (Cutlass Supreme, Gran Prix, Lumina, Regal, Monte Carlo, Impala).

    So as far as I know. This is the only one ever made. Printed on 90lb gloss stock. Built in a day.
  10. Amazyah

    Amazyah Senior Member

    Really sharp looking model Stev0!
    Great job!

  11. Bluenoser

    Bluenoser Member

    JSC Edmund Fitzgerald and Digital Navy Ambrose Lightship.

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  12. dinsour

    dinsour Member

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  13. dinsour

    dinsour Member

    Well that didn't work
    73 Ron
  14. dinsour

    dinsour Member

    let's try this.


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  15. cgutzmer

    cgutzmer Guest

    How old are the grandkids? Those look pretty good!! Hope they keep making them :)
  16. dinsour

    dinsour Member

    The girls wre 12 or so when these were done. the boy was 10. That's the main reason I went with the wheaties planes then stepped up to FG.

    They could build one in a couple of hours and wouldn't loose interest.

    But then the biggest kid in the room was me. I'm 72 and still trying new stuff and keeping up with the old LOL.
    I built the wheaties planes during WW2 and had a ball. wanted to pass it on

    ------73 Ron
    other hobbies, Ham Radio operator, write fiction b and collect beer cans etc.
  17. hpept

    hpept Member

    Hi Ron, just wanted to tell that i liked very much the DC-3 Dakota. Maybe someday i'll give it a try.
  18. thewoodengraver

    thewoodengraver Active Member

    I Love those " Wheaties" planes! I saw one thirty years ago but forgot all about them...until now. Please email me info on how I can get these.
  19. sdk2knbk

    sdk2knbk Guest

    Thanks for the Fitz pics. I've been looking forward to getting a better look at the competition...:)

    Scott K.
  20. Wolfshead57

    Wolfshead57 Member

    Wheres the link to the other pics gone, or is it just me cheers me dears

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