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AIP re-issue of the Aoshima kit.
Done over a couple of days for the 'and why not' Dept. Came out at about 8 & 1/2" or 216mm long.
Tamiya paint mix specially for the main colour, pencil panel lines for the main part and pastel chalk weathering.
Markings stock decals and small markings via decal...
The Playing Mantis/Aurora reissue of the Addar Dr. Zaius.
Got as a quick build for me and fun many moons ago, decided to finally get stuck in because why not.
Only faffing about was to replace the moulded in detail of the boxes and rods for the Alpha/Omega missile controls on the altar thingy...
Some resin lumps slammed together and made to behave themselves!
17 page gallery at the link below:
Came out at 6 & 3/4" tall. Lights added and no interior by request.
I thank you most kindly. Truth to tell, always liked the Eagle design and still do.
Well it still might not be the same as 'seeing it' it's about as close as one can get witrh a short video I shot, here's the link on YouTube:
The done and done gallery is now up on my site!
53 large res pics for yout enjoyment:
For those who no click link, some reduced res pics for the photo pile.
Door facia fitted on the rear.
Command module wired up and fitted.
Push switch installed in the top greeblie infested area, battery holder also sorted.
Had top do a bit of rework on the supplied landing gear as it just went all the way to the bottom stops. The springs were just not...
I thank you most kindly, it is very much appreciated!
And in honour of this, the final update posts as she be a done thing.
In short order then...
Side pods all sanded, plating and details both studio accurate and not slapped on, then primer time!
Multi panel grey and white paint...