Friday, 2 May 2014

More progress

This is where I'm at as of this morning. Most of the base colour is down except for the 5 barrels because errm i forgot about them, opps!


This thing has used a monster amount of masking tape, it used so much i ran out and had to wait for more. I haven't tidied up any of the over spray yet thats the next job for forgive the odd pink splodge. The job sheet goes something like this;

Over spray clean up
Make/solider/paint rails and aerial
Paint chipping/ware effect
shadowing
weathering
Jeweling (cockpit glass, lenses)
Seal

Sound like a small list but it becomes quite involved and time consuming.

5 comments:

  1. OMG!!! by far you're best paint job!! And it's not even complete yet... very very good job sir.

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  2. Hi!

    Utterly fantastic looking mech and paint-job in progress there! I do wish that the Battletech range would get a much needed revamp after almost thirty years and the sculpts are often a bit on the wonky side too!

    You are showing how it should be done!

    Cant wait to see it finished!

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    1. Yes IWM could do with an across the board update and move to injection molding. Mine are on a much bigger scale so not as tricky to produce good looking models.

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