TWE's HUMONGUS Challenge

Discussion in 'General Card Modeling' started by thewoodengraver, Sep 22, 2006.

  1. TheWebdude

    TheWebdude Just a Member

  2. thewoodengraver

    thewoodengraver Active Member

    cbg, sorry I called you chris, I just got done emailing my friend Chris, his name must have stuck in my brain. Thanx LARGE for them links...that helicopter is Awesome.

    Dnlgtr, the idea is for you to build it, but if it is a cardmodel it counts and I'd love to see it!

    NYC Irish, YES!

    Michi, that the floating crane from Micromodels? Nice my friend.

    jleslie48, Awesome Saturn 5!

    Webdude, WOAH! Yup...they would have won...mmmBIG!
  3. Amazyah

    Amazyah Senior Member

    Now that was awesome, Webdude!

    Gargantuan Gundham!

  4. goney3

    goney3 Member

    So where do I get carbon paper? Hardware store? :-?
  5. SteveM

    SteveM Member

    Here is the Silent Running drone "Duey" at 200% along with all three drones at 50% along with a Coke can for scale. This drone was designed by Shunichi "Shun Pop" Makino. (no longer available)

    Attached Files:

  6. thewoodengraver

    thewoodengraver Active Member

    Goney3, Staples (office supply) sells carbon paper still, but you gotta ask a Dinosaur... SteveM, Thanx for those Drones!!! one of my favorite movies!!! Trees in space...
  7. rickstef

    rickstef Guest

    The cardmodel-brickboy which I have just printed on my Plotter here in the office(boss ain't around) was blown up to fit an E+ size sheet, 36x48 inches
    426.48% of the original.

    So this guy will be BIG.

  8. thewoodengraver

    thewoodengraver Active Member

    Sounds good rickstef! ...I'm trying to get my hako wood-e upscaled to 1/2 scale...that would make him 3'-2" tall. Might even do him full scale...
  9. NYC Irish

    NYC Irish Member


    SteveM...Did you edit out the coke writing?

    John John
  10. cgutzmer

    cgutzmer Guest

    Thats not coke..... its uhhhhhhh something else ;) right, yah! thats it! something else.... heh heh
  11. SteveM

    SteveM Member

    yes, not sure why anymore :? Seemed like a good idea at the time or just for fun :)
  12. cgutzmer

    cgutzmer Guest

    I thought it was funny :) reminds me of someof the mtv spots where they blur out logos but its still painfully obvious :D
  13. sdk2knbk

    sdk2knbk Guest

  14. Stev0

    Stev0 Active Member

    Whoa! I'm confused.... There are Sat Dishes on that model AND WW2 era float planes????

  15. Kevin G

    Kevin G Member

    That is an awesome model!
    I didn't spot any sat dishes Stev0, saw some radar antennas though!
    And the planes are accurate.
  16. SteveM

    SteveM Member

    May I interrupt a moment and offer a possible subject for macro-scaling for Halloween?:)

    Available at

    Attached Files:

  17. This is a definite 'gotta build'. Thanks Steve.

    Cheers --- Larry
  18. bugman72

    bugman72 Member

    If the project doesn't have to be recent, then here's my entry! Shun Pop's AT-AT redrawn and enlarged to just over 2' high and almost 3' long. Still have to get the weathering completed and finish the scale Snowspeeder.
  19. jleslie48

    jleslie48 Member

    I'm putting this one up on the humongus list but its not really that big:


    the rest of the build and images:

    I think it qualifies as it's a 200% enlargement of the intended size.

    It is a ship from the role-playing game Pirates of the Revolution. They have these neat card models as part of the game, I think with a little work they make great 1-2 day paper models. I scan the card, and then blow it up, adding a
    custom bow, stern, rigging, whatever bling.
  20. jleslie48

    jleslie48 Member

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