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    Soonish... We're hoping to launch in the next...

    Soonish... We're hoping to launch in the next couple of weeks. It's been quite a road getting to here, but we are looking forward to it! Go to the website above and get on the list to be the first...
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    Genghis Con 2013 in Denver

    Wanted to put up a quick post and make sure everybody knows about the painting competition at Genghis Con in Denver. Thanks to the peeps at CMON we are on the road to Crystal Brush and Best in Show...
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    More going up

    I\'ve got over 100 lots running on ebay. Finally getting up some rule books and such. The larger scale resin kits I have should go up over the weekend. Stop by and have a look, if nothing else you...
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    Cleaning House aka Yearly Mini Purge

    I have got to make some room.... for new minis of course ;)

    I am posting a bunch of stuff on ebay over the next week or so. GW stuff, Confrontation, ME, larger scale resin, books, you name it,...
  5. A lot of stuff closing today and tomorrow, still...

    A lot of stuff closing today and tomorrow, still some pretty good deals to be had. I\'ll definitely combine shipping on multiple items. :beer:
  6. Oops, thanks for the heads up Wren! Just put up...

    Oops, thanks for the heads up Wren! Just put up another 18 items.
  7. Just put up another 27 listings. Including some...

    Just put up another 27 listings. Including some Dark Age stuff, A limited Edition Freebooter Christmas mini, and some Warhammer stuff. :cool:
  8. Thanks, the armor on the Chaos Knight worked well...

    Thanks, the armor on the Chaos Knight worked well and in person has a dark metallic purple feel to it.

    The frost was done with the Vallejo Pumice and built up along a wire, it took a couple of...
  9. Thanks Ainu, been working to get better. One...

    Thanks Ainu, been working to get better.

    One more thing... that show did rock!:cool:
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    The struggle was worth it. Nice and crisp, I like...

    The struggle was worth it. Nice and crisp, I like the colors.:cool:
  11. Finally, after a long absence, some new stuff

    Been dealing with life, the universe and everything but still painting. Finally got around to putting some new minis up. Let me know what you think!

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/168034 Warlord...
  12. Just added another 14 minis to the list. I\'ll...

    Just added another 14 minis to the list. I\'ll combine shipping on anything you win so have at it!:cool:
  13. Cleaning out the miniatures boxes- Slave Auction Up for Sale

    Finally had to do some clearing out, too make room for more of course ;)

    Check out my ebay auctions, I\'ve got many resin kits, rare stuff and the legendary Dennis Mize Slave Auction up on the...
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    The photo of my Pirate Ogre is really washed out,...

    The photo of my Pirate Ogre is really washed out, it\'s a night time piece and it looks like broad daylight. I\'ll have to try and take some better photos this weekend and get them up. Great job all,...
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    If we get any on the fence, I\'ll send them your...

    If we get any on the fence, I\'ll send them your way for the close!;)
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    We\'re going to try and bring a good group out....

    We\'re going to try and bring a good group out. So far it looks as if Lili, Doug and I are pretty committed, we hope to add a couple of others if we can talk them into it.:]
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    Had a Sisters of Battle Exorcist Tank in 40K...

    Had a Sisters of Battle Exorcist Tank in 40K vehicle, it was one of my older ones, frankly surprised it made the cut it wasn\'t that strong.

    Fantasy single- Wood Elf Sorceress, got an HM on that...
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    Yeah it has been a while, been lurking a bit, but...

    Yeah it has been a while, been lurking a bit, but mostly trying to paint. Gotta put some new minis up and quit lurking quite so much. I\'ll be checking in more. Usually don\'t say much unless I have...
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    Yep, that was mine, got 3 honorable mentions on...

    Yep, that was mine, got 3 honorable mentions on the day. Bit like kissing your sister, didn\'t quite break through for a trophy. But... I will be back next year, taking the class with Jeremie, and...
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    Just had to say thanks. I was just on...

    Just had to say thanks. I was just on engrish.com, I haven\'t laughed that hard in a VERY long time, I needed that!lol
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    I haven\'t accomplished it yet. Whenever I paint...

    I haven\'t accomplished it yet. Whenever I paint off site, I\'m rolling a piece of luggage! All my Master Series paints, various tools, magna-visor, lamp.. It\'s prtty sad. Did get lucky on one...
  22. Thread: Wii Baby Boy

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    That is some infectous laughter. There has been...

    That is some infectous laughter. There has been much laughter and fun had by family a friends around our Wii. Don\'t have a kid that young anymore, but I\'ve even gotten my wife to jump in on some...
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    Wow this thread came right out of Davy\'s Jones...

    Wow this thread came right out of Davy\'s Jones locker, very old, but new again. If you haven\'t seen the Ask a Ninja review of the movie you need to see it, very funny stuff. He has a good point,...
  24. Very, very nice. I\'m guessing you are using oils...

    Very, very nice. I\'m guessing you are using oils when painting at that scale, the blends are spectacular!:cool:
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    Whenever I get stuff like that I forward off to...

    Whenever I get stuff like that I forward off to either ebay or paypal as the case may be in hopes that eventually they will find a way to gut these sleeze balls. Send those emails to spoof@ebay.com...
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    Coming in on this late. I\'m not a GW appologist...

    Coming in on this late. I\'m not a GW appologist but if this was a limited run to test a market (and I haven\'t seen these things all over the place), the price they are asking could be closer to...
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    If you do some hunting there is quite a bit out...

    If you do some hunting there is quite a bit out there. There is a rumour that one of the major companies may be coming out with a 54mm fantasy line, but that will be a while.

    To check out a LOT of...
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    Good on ya Shrub! Not my pick for colors but then...

    Good on ya Shrub! Not my pick for colors but then they aren\'t FOR me, they\'re for you. If you like it stick with it. I think your painting technique is quite good, and you have excellent brush...
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    Shawn, For the \"doc\" or the \"patients\" that...

    Shawn, For the \"doc\" or the \"patients\" that believed his line? He\'s just nuts, they are not to bright and maybe shouldn\'t reproduce.
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    That mini was also available as a metal miniature...

    That mini was also available as a metal miniature unpainted, and it is indeed Mage Knight. I think I still have one in my unpainted box. I figure it won\'t be hard to make it look better than the...
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    I was a little worried when they first showed...

    I was a little worried when they first showed clips on sci-fi in the US. But when I got to see the show, I was pleased that they still had their tongue firmly inserted in their cheek. There is still...
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    Oh now that\'s what I like, a woman with some...

    Oh now that\'s what I like, a woman with some meat on her bones. Keep the waifish skinny little things, give me a woman with some curves! Nicely done, but what a tease. I want to get to painting her,...
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    I like VanHelsing. Not a classic vampire movie,...

    I like VanHelsing. Not a classic vampire movie, but the lead vampire is soooo over the top, he just cracks me up. Love Lost Boys too, still one of my favs.:cool:
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    Somebody has WAAAAAY to much time on their...

    Somebody has WAAAAAY to much time on their hands...lol
  35. I don\'t know Dark it put me at Unitarian...

    I don\'t know Dark it put me at Unitarian Universalist, incidently the church I attend when I attend (not often). In fact I think godlike and I would agree on a lot of things, my results were...
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    Well done Mark! I like it very much, the armor...

    Well done Mark! I like it very much, the armor looks terrefic and very believable. One bit of distraction is the black line/blocks on the base, the sharp contrast seems to lead the eye away from the...
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    Good Choice! An excellent idea, well pulled off....

    Good Choice! An excellent idea, well pulled off. Love the detailing in the fabric!:cool:
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    Nice job Rod! That\'s my goal when I finally get...

    Nice job Rod! That\'s my goal when I finally get to a GD, make the cut. Like you said a win in itself!:cool:
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    So... you buy it his contract, then what do you...

    So... you buy it his contract, then what do you do with him? Not gonna make much in endorsements, maybe if you had the money fo such things, you make him your gardner for the term of his contract:D
  40. Hey, take advantage of it while you can. our...

    Hey, take advantage of it while you can. our local stores have been blowing out Warmachine and I\'ve gotten some great deals. There is always the online retailers, and I have gotten great service...
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    Did the comment and vote thing. Check ober there...

    Did the comment and vote thing. Check ober there for the comments. Nice Job!:cool:
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    Guy on ebay is selling them for $42.00 +...

    Guy on ebay is selling them for $42.00 + shipping!

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=4445224230&category=632
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    I\'m not even going to try to persuade the...

    I\'m not even going to try to persuade the missus... just sneak out and buy one. Looks like it would save a bunch of time, my regular Dremel doesn\'t have the accuracy I want, this one might do the...
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    Yep, that\'s the trick Steel, don\'t act like an...

    Yep, that\'s the trick Steel, don\'t act like an ugly American and you won\'t be treated as such. I couldn\'t believe the crappy way I saw some of my countrymen treating Jamaicans at the hotel we...
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    Seems I\'m not the only one that has trouble with...

    Seems I\'m not the only one that has trouble with Cingular nee AT&T. I\'m thinking it\'s time for a change. My wife has Verizon and at least in our area it seems to be better...
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    That\'s exactly the point. It seems these days...

    That\'s exactly the point. It seems these days that anything goes wrong in our lives and we look for somebody to sue. Grow up sheeple, bad stuff happens sometimes, and it\'s nobody\'s fault! The way...
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    Very nicely done. I love the way you did the...

    Very nicely done. I love the way you did the horse in more subdued tones, it helps bring the eye directly to the character. I have some of these in my \"to be painted\" box, may have to bust them...
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    You\'ve obviously been taking your own advice...

    You\'ve obviously been taking your own advice (from your signature) and painting a lot. Very ,very nice!:cool:
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    Good looking mini! As mine have been critiqued,...

    Good looking mini! As mine have been critiqued, oh so often, I\'d probably suggest the same thing I always here. Thin your paints some more, there seems to be areas were there is excessive build up...
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    Looks good to me, the hair could do with some...

    Looks good to me, the hair could do with some more highlighting to make it pop a bit more.
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    Margo, wonderful job. You really pushed the...

    Margo, wonderful job. You really pushed the contrast on this one. Don\'t think I\'ve ever seen one quite that dramatic...sweet! Thanks for the inspiration, one of these days I\'ll paint half as well,...
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    Don\'t forget in the painters list- Keshley (Lili...

    Don\'t forget in the painters list- Keshley (Lili Troy)!
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    The real problem in the states is the green beer....

    The real problem in the states is the green beer. Lightweight p-water that makes you thirstier the more of it you drink.. and the things it does to your system, yick. I think you get dyed inside for...
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    mmmmmm Beeer... I\'d love to hand that to...

    mmmmmm Beeer...

    I\'d love to hand that to friends, oh don\'t worry it\'s just tap water. Better get a taxi consession to carry everybody home.:D
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    Since I spend so much time doing actual work on...

    Since I spend so much time doing actual work on my computer, and use very heavy duty graphics programs, I tend to optimize them for that and don\'t game on them. I have always prefered consol gaming,...
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    Harbinger has serious distribution issues and...

    Harbinger has serious distribution issues and there were far too many people that didn\'t even know it existed. GW is VERY good at distribution and marketing. AS I said in another thread I never came...
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    Nah this is perfectly natural thing. It\'s...

    Nah this is perfectly natural thing. It\'s actually a new sports phenomenon. A bunch of steroid adled strong men. Somehow \"Extreme Cow Tipping\" wasn\'t enough, now they\'re tossing them... A great...
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    Oh! you said BOOOOOOTS...lol

    Oh! you said BOOOOOOTS...lol
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    lollollollol You\'re killin\' me Vike. You are...

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    You\'re killin\' me Vike. You are also dating yourself a bit;)

    Nice work on those! No problem with more Space Marines if they are that creative. God knows many of the games I\'ve...
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    ALSO I would provide print ready files to 2...

    ALSO I would provide print ready files to 2 different publication printers. One for the European market and one for the Americas to reduce costs. One big mistake for Harbinger in the US was I NEVER...
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    An online/pdf delivered mag may be a great thing,...

    An online/pdf delivered mag may be a great thing, not sure how you\'d make it work though too easy to trade around to others. If I were going to rebuild Harbinger, I think I would drop to a quarterly...
  62. Good going Mike! Now that he is up against it...

    Good going Mike! Now that he is up against it with a corporate Behemouth like GW, you\'re right, he won\'t need a laxative for a long time. I suspect any money he has made will be well used up, plus...
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    Cool Dave. I\'m getting a bit more active over...

    Cool Dave. I\'m getting a bit more active over there, beekeepers sounds interesting... OK I\'m done no more politics here... hope everybody gets mind candy and some things to make them go hmmmmm....
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    Right On spacemunkie! To be a government by...

    Right On spacemunkie!

    To be a government by the people for the people... the people MUST discuss and attempt to correct problems as they arise. Too many people think that just showing up at the...
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    Vike lol i like bush (notice the small b) as...

    Vike lol i like bush (notice the small b) as well.:D

    EvilDave it\'s fun debating with you. Your reasoning is well thought out and rational, Kudos. There are some things we will probably never...
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    OK Dave, but what about the second question. Bush...

    OK Dave, but what about the second question. Bush likes to claim all the good we are doing, are we really. I understand the importance of a stable Iraq but was enough consideration given to \"winning...
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    Point taken Evil Dave, forgot about the floating...

    Point taken Evil Dave, forgot about the floating occupation, no offense meant, ignorance on my part not withstanding.:cool:
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    But if it works, if it works, it will...

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    But if it works, if it works, it will be bringing a big change to the people in the middle east who are stuck in the dark ages.
    Freedom catches on, people seeing what their neighbors have,...
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    Ah, you 2 do a good job of pointing out the...

    Ah, you 2 do a good job of pointing out the fundamental hypocrisy of the economic power\'s \"interests\". Only \"interested\" when there is gobs of money, oil, or power involved. And yes Iraq was \"...
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    And the inability of the various factions in that...

    And the inability of the various factions in that country to come to consensus due to their basic fundamental religous differences..... Maybe they HAD the government they deserved, only a complete...
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    Stop pointing the finger. Accept responsibility...

    Stop pointing the finger.
    Accept responsibility for your own inaction.


    Evil Dave, exactly why I identified as a Republican, I am not a blamer and think it is time for the populace to stop...
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    I agree with you RedDawn. I don\'t vote party...

    I agree with you RedDawn. I don\'t vote party lines, that is as an ignorant way to participate in the system. I look for the candidate that is the sharpest and seems to \"get it\", regardless of...
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    Quite the discussion going on in here. As an...

    Quite the discussion going on in here. As an american and a **gasp** republican, I have a couple of comments that you might not expect. As a traditional conservative I am appaled by the current...
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    Liam, very nice work. There are plenty of adult...

    Liam, very nice work. There are plenty of adult painters out there that would be happy with the results. Keep improving and you\'ll be taking home a Youngbloods Golden Demon before you know it. Wish...
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    Great work, the skin tones are working well...

    Great work, the skin tones are working well althought I am not too sure about the placement of the highlighting, seems a little out of sink with the overall lighting of the scene ( hey when ya have...
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    Youch.. that\'s pretty cool and gives me some...

    Youch.. that\'s pretty cool and gives me some ideas. It is amazing how the simple things can look so cool. Kind of get\'s a ghostly look to it.:cool:
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    Hey there, nice work, what I can see I like. I...

    Hey there, nice work, what I can see I like. I wouldn\'t do the replacement, definatly doesn\'t look as strong. But If you could use the idea of that replacement and enlarge the inset photo by 2 or...
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    Nice work griffo, looks like you\'ve got the LOTR...

    Nice work griffo, looks like you\'ve got the LOTR look going very well!
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    Nicely done Fizl.... now I am inspired to give...

    Nicely done Fizl.... now I am inspired to give that figure a lash myself.... (Let\'s see... which box is THAT one in.... Dang I have GOT to thin out the minis around here...)
    ;)
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    Nice one Jambot. VEEERRY saturated, is that...

    Nice one Jambot. VEEERRY saturated, is that really how it looks or is your camera cranking uo the color saturation a bit? Either way, nice piece!
  81. Thread: Chrome NMM

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    WOW! That\'s gorgeous. Looks like he\'s got the...

    WOW! That\'s gorgeous. Looks like he\'s got the airbrush working overtime on that one. Very nice!
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    Welcome and Brokenblade is dead on. Any of the...

    Welcome and Brokenblade is dead on. Any of the expanded plastic/foam type products tend to disolve when the carrier for the primer comes in contact with it. Thin PVA or a water based latex over it...
  83. Thread: Hero\'s..

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    My current favorite is Lilliana Troy, mostly...

    My current favorite is Lilliana Troy, mostly because she\'s local and has helped me out more than she knows. Her work is truly magnificent to see in person, which I get to do frequently. She is also...
  84. Those 2 videos are OK, but if you already have...

    Those 2 videos are OK, but if you already have quite a bit of experience you probably won\'t find them that helpful. With much experience at all you can skip the first one for sure. I\'ve been...
  85. I did one just using a couple of layers of...

    I did one just using a couple of layers of masking tape to create a border at the edge, poured in the water effects and let it set up. I let it dry about 18 hours it was still a little soft, maybe...
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    Got my Ogre Army box and it\'s great! Lots of...

    Got my Ogre Army box and it\'s great! Lots of cool stuff and these guys should paint up well. Looks like the army box with the limited Tyrant is already sold out in the US. The limited tyrant is very...
  87. Very nice Corvus. I have a mini I\'ve beedn...

    Very nice Corvus. I have a mini I\'ve beedn trying to figure out how to attack... this gives me an idea! Nice tone control!
  88. Great stuff guys! Thanks for the help, any more...

    Great stuff guys! Thanks for the help, any more ideas out there?
  89. HELP! Working on idea, not sure how to do it!

    I\'m hoping one of the many highly talented painters around here can help me with a thorny issue. One of my Golden Demon ideas involves a cannon that has just shot, and I need a way to make it look...
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    Thanks for all of the great compliments, I am...

    Thanks for all of the great compliments, I am glad everybody is getting a smile out of it. I won the competition I entered in and even got 2 of the judges to laugh out load when I entered it, now...
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    Thanks Astonia! I always love to see your work...

    Thanks Astonia! I always love to see your work and I appreciate the compliment!:D
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    Not bad at all! Working hard and trying to fit in...

    Not bad at all! Working hard and trying to fit in some painting and some CMON and kids and..... oh you know busy all of the time!
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    Merry Ho Ho, Space Marine Toy Ride Biker

    Hi all, seasons greetings. Thought I would post up an entry I did for a local holiday themed painting contest. It\'s prettty self explanatory, let me know what you think! And Happy Holidays to all...
  94. Thread: Hate to paint

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    E-Arkham, I totally agree. I actually like...

    E-Arkham, I totally agree. I actually like painting reds and have gotten some great results, but they are bloody hard to photograph well. That is a hard spectrum to reproduce in most digital and...
  95. Thread: Hate to paint

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    I hate doing whites. Love it in small detail work...

    I hate doing whites. Love it in small detail work but very difficult to get realy smooth when doing a larger area, like Space Marine armor for instance. just did one for an in store contest and...
  96. TJeffers, you are the kind of Christian that I...

    TJeffers, you are the kind of Christian that I get along with great. A thinking, compassionate human being. Even though I am not by any means a christian( that is I don\'t accept Jesus as my personal...
  97. And even greater hubris to believe that ANY man...

    And even greater hubris to believe that ANY man including any you hold holy, can actually know the mind of god. That is the height of human arrogance.
  98. Well this is an interesting thread. I see a lot...

    Well this is an interesting thread. I see a lot of intelligence being exhibited, kudos to mini painters;)

    my 2 cents worth.

    Pledge of alliegence: I always participate when the event is...
  99. Thread: Paint Booth?

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    CAUTION

    One caution on building your own. Use a spark proof/ explosion proof motor. The carrier in primers is quite flamable. Wouldn\'t want anyone to lose their eyebrows;)

    I just kept an eye out on ebay...
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    Dang MC, I thought it was just me. I\'ve been...

    Dang MC, I thought it was just me. I\'ve been using one for a while and use a lot of water but I have noticed some of the effect you have. Maybe I better go back to my old style....
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    >another cheat hint< Dragyri isn\'t empty...

    >another cheat hint< Dragyri isn\'t empty either!;)
  102. Thread: Big sword

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    Bagua is a somewhat esoteric art that is not well...

    Bagua is a somewhat esoteric art that is not well taught much anymore. That sword is actually fairly light and is flexible. Bagua involves a lot of spinning and requires great flexibility in the...
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    Love a lot of the old stuff, Loony Toons and the...

    Love a lot of the old stuff, Loony Toons and the like currently love Samurai Jack and Jackie Chan Adventures (good humor once you get to know the characters):cool:
  104. Thread: Secret Songs

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    As to guilty pleasures: I Know What Boys Want-...

    As to guilty pleasures:

    I Know What Boys Want- The Waitresses
    I Touch Myself- The DaVinyls
    Anything by Gordon Lightfoot- when I am feeling introspective.

    There are probably many others, but...
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    Samurai Showdown Non-Entries Comments?

    Here are some extra entries I painted for the Samurai Showdown, but as I was limited to 1 entry per category, these are the ones that didn\'t make the cut. Would love you guys and gals to check them...
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    Yeah!

    It\'s good fun, my son and I ran out and got it last night, and of course immediately took over the TV to try it out. It\'s pretty cool being a non hero, playing good or bad, and it even has a...
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    Uhmmmm... Sturmhalo... Ummm.... yikes! No...

    Uhmmmm... Sturmhalo... Ummm.... yikes! No Comment:o

    As to the Titan it would indeed look imressive to pull that thing out to game with. Looking at the scale of that thing if I saw that thing...
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    Welcome to another coffin dodger. I\'m only a...

    Welcome to another coffin dodger. I\'m only a couple of years behind you, and I sure don\'t plan on stopping, heck I\'m just getting started, I still have a HUGE pile of minis in the to be painted...
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    Having the numbers to shoot for does seem to be...

    Having the numbers to shoot for does seem to be good inspiration. My goal was to break below 400, this year which I finally did. But then the rank slips a little each day and I may not hold it for...
  110. Yeah Vike it\'s a disease isn\'t it? Here I am...

    Yeah Vike it\'s a disease isn\'t it? Here I am looking in again!:bouncy:
  111. Thread: Feel Your Age

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    Well this could turn into a discussion of mental...

    Well this could turn into a discussion of mental age verses chronological age. I am far younger of mind than my 43 years on the planet would indicate:D

    Margo - BA at 19, obviously inteligent,...
  112. No kidding Vike! I was keeping an eye on this...

    No kidding Vike! I was keeping an eye on this thing and as it went careening in unforeseen directions I should have willed both of my eyes attention to something... anything.. else:D
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    As far as what I have held in my hot little (well...

    As far as what I have held in my hot little (well actually big) hands, they are 25-30mm in scale, bit variable like GW stuff! Great sculpts with plenty of small detail to test your brush...
  114. Thread: Feel Your Age

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    And why exactly did it make you think of us???

    And why exactly did it make you think of us???
  115. Thread: Feel Your Age

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    IPM you are cruel and unusual:D Making all of us...

    IPM you are cruel and unusual:D Making all of us coffin dodgers feel old... but then I have ton in common with a whole lot of the rest of you... Over 40, graduated HS in 79, married for 20 years this...
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    I work in imaging and if money is no object,...

    I work in imaging and if money is no object, PhotoShop (virtually any version) is the most extensive and heavy duty program out there, but there is a learning curve to overcome. There are pobably...
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    ILIE as well Hoblit. And I\'m going to keep my...

    ILIE as well Hoblit. And I\'m going to keep my yap well shut as to how accurate it is... but then that would just prove the point.... I think???
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    Ummm... was it supposed to be posted to Crappy...

    Ummm... was it supposed to be posted to Crappy Mini or Not? Answer...YES!:cool:
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    Watch out for washes! I counted on them a lot...

    Watch out for washes! I counted on them a lot early on, but have mostly given them up. Try to simulate the effect with paint tones. And trust me and the others on this forum invest in some good...
  120. Thread: Clone of Dirz

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    Nicely done! I think it might just get you that...

    Nicely done! I think it might just get you that 7. My comments would be to enhance the details and breaks between colors. Maybe a little black lining would be in order to really break the colors and...
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    Sam, you dog. I just noticed that was your first...

    Sam, you dog. I just noticed that was your first forum post!!! Welcome to the insanity and how\'s about sharing some tips, I love your clean style. Bucking for a job with Rackam are you???:cool:
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    Nicely done! I don\'t see much to improve. Very...

    Nicely done! I don\'t see much to improve. Very cool dark saturated, brooding colors combine with some almost ethereal complimentary colors. The blending is outstanding! The armor works really well,...
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    Careful there Vike, that one might bring a load...

    Careful there Vike, that one might bring a load of trouble from down underlol

    Reach good comment I was trying to put to words what you did so eloquently with \"angsty\". A word that may become a...
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    Don\'t kmow if they are available in the UK, but...

    Don\'t kmow if they are available in the UK, but there is agreat light in the US called the OTT light.It is a high frequency flourescent that simulastes the color temperature of daylight. Do a seacrh...
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    SHG Nice TIP! Incredible voice with loads of...

    SHG Nice TIP! Incredible voice with loads of emotion, I\'ll be keeping an eye on her, definately a rising star. I\'m going back to sign up on her website and keep track of when she might make a trip...
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    Who did you guys P*** off?

    Looks like Ivan is lining up to take a shot at Florida as well. I have family and friends down there. All of you guys and gals stay safe and don\'t play the hero by discounting the severity of these...
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    Ordered my mini, even without the help of a...

    Ordered my mini, even without the help of a preview by Finn ( and I will still buy you that beer if I make the UK next summer). I look forward to what the forum denizens come up with on this...
  128. Hey Reach, In cosmic/ geological terms we are all...

    Hey Reach, In cosmic/ geological terms we are all very new to this planet. And at your age (which is damn near identical to mine as I remember) you shouldn\'t be surprised by much:D
  129. Thread: CMON II?

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    Seems the idea I just threw out is getting some...

    Seems the idea I just threw out is getting some play. I would support the idea of a different type of site. With some of the ideas suggested for improvement, one that is even more commited to actual...
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    Thanks Mick!

    Let me get back to the office and figure shipping and I\'ll get it on it\'s way across the pond!:D
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    WAY too many

    I don\'t even know for sure how many I have around. Don\'t want to either.... Might have to admit my obsession. But while going through them I realized I HAD to get rid of some. Move them from my to...
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    MORE STUFF!

    Got all of the Confrontation stuff up today! Have a look at the previous link, they are on my seller list. Thanks to all that have taken a look!:cool:
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    I have to say that I have been buying insurance...

    I have to say that I have been buying insurance and delivery confirmation on just about everything, in my own self-defense. Even if the buyer doesn\'t want to pay for it, it is a little piece of mind...
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    Having a wife that is a teacher at Columbine, I...

    Having a wife that is a teacher at Columbine, I have to put in that you\'re right. Do your level best to continue to live a normal life. Fear is what they are after and nobody thinks as clearly or...
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    Those are very well Done. I don\'t think some of...

    Those are very well Done. I don\'t think some of the \"voting public\" has any appreciation for the effort involved in these and the true scale they actually are. I saw somebody put a GW paint bottle...
  136. Thread: pffffffffft

    by slidedog
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    Smoth, you seem to have ressurected quickly....

    Smoth, you seem to have ressurected quickly. Re-installs suck... good luck and welcome back to the land of the li... er um insane!:cool:
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    Found it! It\'s called Rustall an it\'s at: ...

    Found it! It\'s called Rustall an it\'s at:

    http://www.rustall.com

    Imagine that!

    While searching around I also found some other cool weathering compunds that could come in handy!

    ...
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    Model Railroading Store

    Don\'t know of an online source just now but you can get some pretty cool rust effects with a product called Rust-All (I think). It\'s generally sold as 4 seperate bottles that have washes and rusty...
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    A Bunch of Stuff on Ebay

    Hi all, I just posted a huge load of minis on ebay, rares, limited editions and OOP\'s. I\'ll be putting a bunch of Confrontation stuff up in a couple of days. Check them out at:

    ...
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    Having a cow???

    I don\'t care what universe you\'re from, that\'s gotta hurt....;)
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    Oh and yeah a subsrciption deal!!! I\'d sign up...

    Oh and yeah a subsrciption deal!!! I\'d sign up for it immediately! Do it.. do it... do it... are we there yet.... do it .... do it....are we ther yet.

    OOPS got stuck in a loop from the car trip ...
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    Picked up on that bit did you...sigh. Trying to...

    Picked up on that bit did you...sigh. Trying to sort of pre-bribe you with the idea of a tasty beer... Not as good as one in the hand I\'l admit.

    If I am able to make the trip I am going to be...
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    Finn, I may be in England next year, Any chance...

    Finn, I may be in England next year, Any chance of a bribe including futures ales at your local pub???;)

    (hey, had to give it a shot):cool:
  144. Margo, with that bit of information, your...

    Margo, with that bit of information, your previous photos and my fervent imagination, you just made my day!!! Oh.. and made a happy man feel very old:(:Dlol
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    Everybody in the path, read that Charlie thread...

    Everybody in the path, read that Charlie thread there were some good suggestion if I remember right. Somebody told me they fill up every available container, and evenkeep brand new trash cans for the...
  146. Thread: Howdy

    by slidedog
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    Hey not a bad start, feels all christmassy what...

    Hey not a bad start, feels all christmassy what with the red and green theme. The photography is way soft though, focus that camera a bit more! For a first site....cool!:cool:

    Oh yeah, and welcome...
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    Tammy, you can do this. YOU are a mini painting...

    Tammy, you can do this. YOU are a mini painting goddess:D

    and if you can\'t quite get it all done give it your best and who would dare question the goddess???
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    Been there, seen those, left comments Veni...

    Been there, seen those, left comments

    Veni Vedi Commenti??? commentus?

    (damn, high school latin just doesn\'t sticklollol)
  149. Crap.... It may take me 2 months to do EACH of...

    Crap.... It may take me 2 months to do EACH of the 3 entries I want to do...grumble... Well maybe I just need to plan on going to a later GD rather than LA which usually seems to be the first of the...
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    Not saying you need blend with Snakebit, but it...

    Not saying you need blend with Snakebit, but it makes a good shadow tone for the recesses then just come back over the highlights with Bleached Bone:cool:
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    AMEN brother!

    AMEN brother!
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    Thanks for the link, looking through them was a...

    Thanks for the link, looking through them was a nice way to spend part of my lunch hour.:cool:
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    Damn it Bones! I\'m a captain not a lounge act!lol

    Damn it Bones! I\'m a captain not a lounge act!lol
  154. Dauber lollollollollollollollollollol -good...

    Dauber

    lollollollollollollollollollol

    -good one-
  155. That would be great Cento! The last thing I want...

    That would be great Cento! The last thing I want to do is come up with something cool that I am really proud of and have it bounced for some nit-picky rules violation.
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    Thanks gmunch, I know Lilliana pretty well and I...

    Thanks gmunch, I know Lilliana pretty well and I hope to meet many of the greats over the next few years as I attend more conventions.... I hope...:cool:
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    I think white glue would soften right up in the...

    I think white glue would soften right up in the water and then your monkeys would be sucking diluted glue, but I\'m not sure. You might call an aquarium/ fish store and find out what they recommend,...
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    Thanks for sharing the photos! One question......

    Thanks for sharing the photos!

    One question... OK I know Jen Haley, Lilliana Troy... but who is that gorgeous creature in the plaid skirt???

    You know I just want to know who I might be running...
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    You know at least it\'s fun! The Shatner stuff is...

    You know at least it\'s fun! The Shatner stuff is just plain *SCARY*. Hard on the ears, and exceedingly hard to believe it was actually ever recorded. Must take a monumental ego to let yourself be...
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    All good stuff, I also use Master\'s Brush soap...

    All good stuff, I also use Master\'s Brush soap (comes in a little screw top tub) and wash my brushes after an evening\'s painting. This stuff is also a brush conditioner (kind of like hair stuff for...
  161. Thread: New avatar !!

    by slidedog
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    Well I ass-ume that by ass-igning this avatar to...

    Well I ass-ume that by ass-igning this avatar to yourself you have made a very ass-tute selection.

    Get the feeling this thread could take an ass-anine turn...;)
  162. Thanks Reach, that gives me things to think about...

    Thanks Reach, that gives me things to think about and a general idea of how to attack my entries!:cool:
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    I like either vermin brown or snakebite leather...

    I like either vermin brown or snakebite leather as a shade tone. The bleached bone blend up nicely from there!

    Good luck on the army:cool:
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    That\'s funny..... but disturbing. Maybe Nimoy is...

    That\'s funny..... but disturbing. Maybe Nimoy is a closet fantasy geek.

    Um and errr, how many people were gettin\' nekkid behind that sand dune? Sure was a lot of laundry flying around:o
  165. Nice pics Vince! That was definately worth a...

    Nice pics Vince! That was definately worth a look!:cool:
  166. You know Mosch... somehow that\'s not very...

    You know Mosch... somehow that\'s not very satisfying...:~(
  167. Thread: pffffffffft

    by slidedog
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    Yeah and I remember carrying very basic programs...

    Yeah and I remember carrying very basic programs around on a l o n g roll of yellow punch tape. Then of course you\'d go to read all of that back in so you could debug and *munch* the reader...
  168. Every once in a while a thread takes on a new...

    Every once in a while a thread takes on a new dimension.... I\'m going to have to keep an eye on this one:cool:
  169. I am looking for the rules for US competition and...

    I am looking for the rules for US competition and I assume that using the 2004 rules as a guideline should not leave me too far off the mark for 2005. But I can\'t find the US rules for Golden Demons...
  170. HELP- Where can I find Golden Demon Rules?

    I\'ve been searching around on the perfectly easy to navigate (yeah right) GW site and can seem to find a listing of Golden Demon rules. I have some ideas and I don\'t want to start planning bases...
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    Watch out for that last wash layer! You may be...

    Watch out for that last wash layer! You may be tinting everything too red. When I first looked at the picture it seemed he had a rather severe sunburn. If you are going to do the last wash try to use...
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    Woah Dude... gotta do something about that...

    Woah Dude... gotta do something about that background. Waaaaay too distracting. All previous comments apply as well. Basic photo stuff, tripods, exposure, etc. I am finding that even with, and maybe...
  173. Well done Evil!!! That was a great story to start...

    Well done Evil!!! That was a great story to start my weekend, good laugh.

    It\'s good when biased people get a *WHACK* in their complacency and shoddy thinking. Although I must admit a woman with a...
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    Thanks for the comments guy! And Vike, I am...

    Thanks for the comments guy!

    And Vike, I am trying to haunt the forums a bit more lately. I sort have had a period of real life and sanity:D that kept me out of circulation for a few months....
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    I\'m in!

    Just joined that group and got the rules. Now I just have to figure out what I\'m going to do......:rolleyes:
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    Looks to me like they lightened the red with one...

    Looks to me like they lightened the red with one of the light/yellowish brown tones. Red being in color theory a combination of magenta and yellow and browms being varying amounts of red and yellow,...
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    My goals for the year were: 1) paint 1 new mini...

    My goals for the year were:
    1) paint 1 new mini a week- so far so good, I\'ve managed to keep up! Although I had to count large projects as several minis:)

    2) Get an 8.0 on CMON, managed to make...
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    Bring \'em on! I\'d love to pick some of these...

    Bring \'em on! I\'d love to pick some of these up!:cool:
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    Nice one Ritual. Very good control on the...

    Nice one Ritual. Very good control on the painting and shading- a superb effort. Maybe you should actually finish a few more ehhh?;)
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    Deadite- Nice Work! I wish my first mini on CMON...

    Deadite- Nice Work! I wish my first mini on CMON had looked that good!

    And Finn, great articles! The font of information flowsd again:cool:
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    Thanks guys! Those are helpful comments and I...

    Thanks guys! Those are helpful comments and I will endeavor to apply them in the near future!
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    How\'s about a little help

    Hi all forum goers! Got a couple of minis up last week and not much is happening. How about some comments and suggestions. Bustin\' tail to improve my work for 2005 GD\'s!!!

    Thanks and see ya in...
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    Supervike.. That\'s just about next door to you!...

    Supervike.. That\'s just about next door to you! You weren\'t there??? I keep trying to make the drive from Denver but can\'t seem to arrange to be away from the business for that long... Oh well...
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    Don\'t let anybody fool you Windoze maybe the...

    Don\'t let anybody fool you Windoze maybe the most complicated system out there these days. Why else have all of the MCE and IT guys running about trying to keep up with all of the changes and...
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    Just saw something very similar on...

    Just saw something very similar on theminaturespage.com- looks darn close to a heavy weapons Grymn that Hasslefree is doing, maybe there is a variation that covers your needs. Hope that helps:D
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    gohkm One of the nice bits of Mac OS 10 is the...

    gohkm One of the nice bits of Mac OS 10 is the Unix kernal, no-doubt. Macs are getting even more stable:D
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    Hey if you can fire it up and not get a *sizzle* ...

    Hey if you can fire it up and not get a *sizzle* *POP*, that\' always nice. And it is very cool to have a creation do the job. Glad you enjoyed the experience (I\'ve built a few myself!):cool:
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    ZeCorto that must be it! If you can sit upright...

    ZeCorto that must be it! If you can sit upright and focus enough to hit submit, you aren\'t drunk by their standard... fairly scary standard.. but I may have to attempt to get \"drunk\" later this...
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    The one Lilliana Troy has in the single figure...

    The one Lilliana Troy has in the single figure comp is amazing if you look at it. Excellent light source control that has the mini looking like it is bathed in candlelight from the candle the fig is...
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    Finn you are on target there! As long as you are...

    Finn you are on target there! As long as you are willing to learn they can be fun to build. It\'s a pretty good rush to build up a box and then have it actually work!

    A confession, I may be...
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    Oh Yeah!

    One other comment. About networking.....

    I am convinced that MicroShaft designed the networking systems to be as complex as possible and actually created an entire industry of people to deal with...
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    I use Mac and Windows both, very extensively in...

    I use Mac and Windows both, very extensively in my work in graphics, photo editing/retouching: all kinds of very processor intensive stuff and have FAR less trouble with the Macs.

    Whenever...
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    I\'d love to tell you but I have a couple of...

    I\'d love to tell you but I have a couple of great ideas that I haven\'t seen anywhere else and I am planning on coming to the LA GD so I think I will stay silent:P:D
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    Good point Errex! When I reach that stage a...

    Good point Errex! When I reach that stage a rousing round of cleaning up the painting area makes all the difference. A nice clean area that I can then make look like a warzone again as my minis come...
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    Oh SURE, now you add a third choice! I put in my...

    Oh SURE, now you add a third choice! I put in my order for the other 2 last night, oh well I\'ve got over-acheiver issues anyway and probably don\'t need to be working on 3:D
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    Count me in, it will be a good warmup for the...

    Count me in, it will be a good warmup for the Chick Challenge later in the year. And having a bit of Scandanavian blood coursing through my veins, painting Inge sounds great!:cool:
  197. Thread: -Handed-ness

    by slidedog
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    Is that right as in CORRECT or as in Starboard? ...

    Is that right as in CORRECT or as in Starboard? As my wife says \"I\'m always right and I never lie\"- with tongue planted firmly in cheek.
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    I always thought the plural of moose should be...

    I always thought the plural of moose should be meese. And being a Canadian surrounded by the beasties, I\'ll take your\'s as the final word:D
  199. Thread: School

    by slidedog
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    Finn, I relate to your schedule all too well.......

    Finn, I relate to your schedule all too well.... Yep I\'m ready to go back to school, probably a little gray bearded for all of those young ones in the local college. But soon I may qualify as a...
  200. Thread: Cartoons

    by slidedog
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    Thanks Finn! I\'ll check them out!:cool:

    Thanks Finn! I\'ll check them out!:cool:
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