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BUILDING Ban Dai’s HUGE WHITE BASE SPACECRAFT

BUILDING Ban Dai’s HUGE WHITE BASE SPACECRAFT

BAN DAI GUNDAM COLLECTION WB WHITE BASE SCV-70 E.F.S.F. PEGASUS CLASS ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT #0116425 Length: 250.0m Width:108.0m Height 97.0m Weight: 68,000t Output: 550,000hp  Armaments: 580mm Doublebarreled Cannon, Doublebarreled Mega Particle Cannon x2, Stem Missile Launcher x24, Stern Missile Launcher x6, etc., Loading:MS x3.   I introduced this model in […]

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ALIEN CREATURE MODELS

ALIEN CREATURE MODELS

Halycon ALIENS – ALIEN WARRIOR with BASE and EGG ALIENS – ALIEN CREATURE with BASE 1/9th Scale HALL 11:   TACKLING and CREATING MY TWO ALIENS: I looked online for finished models of these creature kits, finding only one or two that were done well. I also viewed a couple […]

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Sci-Fi – Where Is Good Sci-Fi Going?

Sci-Fi – Where Is Good Sci-Fi Going?

Oh Where Has All The Sci-Fi Gone? I have been a TV Sci-Fi fan for many years – well at least since the Beatles came! But, lately they are all fading away. True some stories have concluded such as LOST and Battlestar Galactica. Yes, at least LOST did conclude, even […]

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Neuschwanstein Castle Report 4., + Wood Box Bases

Neuschwanstein Castle Report 4., + Wood Box Bases

My Neuschwanstein Castle Model by Doyusha – Progress Report No.4  (continued from http://murraybreen.com/2010/03/12/surf-neuschwanstein-castle-report-3/)   Yesterday I added a nice leaf scroll patterned moulding all around the base of my Neuschwanstein Castle Model Diorama. I am going to solid stain the moulding in a red/burgundy color to match the brick/stone work […]

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Gundam Mobile Armor

Gundam Mobile Armor

Gundam MOBILE ARMOR Normal Type by BANDAI, Japan 1:550 scale No.30 0008671-300 1993 *Click any photo to enlarge Box Top & Instruction Sheet This is a cute little Gundam ship about 3 1/2 inches long x 4 inch wingspan. It is a stubby spacecraft with a bug-like shell covering that […]

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Skynet’s Giant Robo

Skynet’s Giant Robo

GIANT ROBO 1 SR (Super Robot Series No.3) by SKYNET This Giant Robo model figure is from Japan. It is based on the original Giant Robo character by Tokusatsu. I do not know a lot about this character. All the model directions are in Japanese. Plus there is not a […]

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Silver Surfer Sculpture

Silver Surfer Sculpture

The Silver Surfer: The Silver Surfer (Norrin Radd) is a Marvel Comics Superhero created by Jack Kirby. The character first appears in Fantastic Four #48 (March 1966), the first of a three-issue arc that fans and historians call “The Galactus Trilogy”. Fantastic Four No.48 Originally a young astronomer of the […]

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Thunderbirds Secret Base

Thunderbirds Secret Base

Update on the completion of my Gerry Anderson’s Thunderbirds Secret Base – TracyIsland Model Kit by IMAI: A way back in January of 2008 in my blog Surf – Design Planet Blurp No.13 I detailed the making of the above model’s Tracy Island. I just got around to paint finishing […]

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Space 1999 Moon Base Diorama

Space 1999 Moon Base Diorama

SPACE:1999 – “Alpha Moonbase Model” by AMT – ERTL About the model:The model diorama consists of a smaller scaled overall moon base habitat, with a corner larger scaled detail of its command control and launch center facilities. (no actual model scales are given by the manufacturer)   Instruction Sheet Side […]

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Macross Dioramas

Macross Dioramas

A Sea Craft Landing Base by Bandai This is a large, and nicely detailed, Japanese Bandai model space vehicle that I have started to assemble. The model is an ocean/sea craft landing base with space ships or space vehicles. It comes with space vehicles labeled Otester 2 & 3, a […]

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