Millenium Falcon [Shunichi Makino]

Discussion in 'Science Fiction & Fantasy' started by scyeige, Aug 1, 2012.

  1. scyeige

    scyeige Member

    Thanks trt & Zathros... :)

    trt, I don't do mass cutting... just cut the parts out for each panel and the relevant greebles.
  2. scyeige

    scyeige Member

    Build has been slow... but there has been some progress :mrgreen:

    The skins have gone on and the bottom panels are done - with greebling.
    It's been pretty tedious and time consuming. :oops:

    Well, on with the pics!

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  3. scyeige

    scyeige Member

    A couple more pics...

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  4. dnalor

    dnalor Active Member

    hum...some how your collours are different from my falcon.
    Your greebles look great...

    What did you do the blast marks?
  5. scyeige

    scyeige Member

    Thanks dnalor :)

    Eh, I didn't do anything... I guess my printer handles color a little differently. It's a laser printer.
  6. LuisFokker

    LuisFokker New Member

    Wow! Wanted to congratulate you, this is looking great!
    Note to self: need to add greebling to my list of half-developed papercraft techniques.
  7. deanwormer

    deanwormer New Member

    That's one amazing Falcon.
  8. Rhaven Blaack

    Rhaven Blaack ADMINISTRATOR Administrator

    The amount of detail that you are putting into this model is simply mind blowing.
    I am very impressed with your skills. This is turning into a truly AMAZING piece of work.
  9. scyeige

    scyeige Member

    Thanks for dropping in guys...

    Well, a little update... top panel greebles done! :mrgreen:

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  10. Zathros

    Zathros Guest

    It really is awesome :)
  11. ThunderChild

    ThunderChild Active Member

    Gotta love those greebles! Great job so far!
  12. scyeige

    scyeige Member

    Thanks Zathros and ThunderChild!

    Well, not much done today BUT most of the main stuff are on... :mrgreen:

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  13. scyeige

    scyeige Member

    Some more pics...:twisted:

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  14. dnalor

    dnalor Active Member

    Looks super...
    i like your front loading bay more then mine :)
    i forgot to greeble mine..

    Now lets see how you made your cockpit....i can't wait to see it"

    and how do you do all those small round greeble parts?...
    i tried that but i don't get them round...
  15. DanBKing

    DanBKing Active Member

    OMG!!! jawdrop

    When she flies, can you please put some of your talent in the cargo hold, and fly over to my place on her way somewhere galaxial, and drop it off for me ????? :mrgreen:

    And yeah, like dnalor, I also wanna know how you get your rings so round...... ;-)

  16. scyeige

    scyeige Member

    Thanks dnalor and fokawe.

    It's not that hard to do the greebling, just a very laborious process of cutting, cutting and more cutting... after that, it's just pasting them on. Not that difficult, just very tedious. :oops:

    As for the round and ring greebles, I use a leather/wood punch to punch them out. I reckon you should be able to get them wherever you are - mine is a very basic and cheap set. As long as you keep them sharp (I only use them for paper modelling), they will serve their purpose well.

    I bought these when I was in Tokyo earlier this year... served me well! :)

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  17. F131

    F131 Member

    Punches.........amazing idea! Great job on the MF. She looks professionally assembled.
  18. dnalor

    dnalor Active Member

    Hum...that is something so easy i didn't thought about..:)

    and again i learned something..thanks...
    Let see if i can use it for the snowspeeder.
  19. DanBKing

    DanBKing Active Member

    Brilliant idea!!!!

    You see... The day we stop learning is the day we die .......!!

    I'm off to my favorite hobby and craft shop to see what they have got !! :D
  20. Zathros

    Zathros Guest

    I hired illegal aliens to to out the holes and greeble. It know it isn't "legal' but I give them somewhere to park their spaceships and rest up, in exchange for the hole cutting and greebling. :)

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