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    So a month on and she’s almost finished. 83133

    So a month on and she’s almost finished.
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    Well I’ve not had a Hairy Stick in my mit for...

    Well I’ve not had a Hairy Stick in my mit for almost a year, thanks to Covid and looking after Dad..(long story but can’t leave him for 10 minutes some days before he’s rejecting being vertical)....
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    Oh my goodness………..

    ……………………It’s not a Dragon.
    What is this the end of the world?
    Nope it’s a present for a friend.

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    12 hours to print…Oi Vay.
    And I’m letting it cook (I.e. extra cure) in the sun.
    Yea I...
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    I approve.

    I approve.
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    As someone with grey hair, that won’t look quite...

    As someone with grey hair, that won’t look quite right.
    Start with a thin mix of brown and neutral grey, add more neutral grey for 1st highlight, light grey 2nd highlight, keep adding light grey...
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    Spam spam spam

    https://youtu.be/duFierM1yDg

    because there was an awful lot of it today.

    (OK it’s Monday and I’ve not had coffee yet.)
    Opened my email 27 different spam emails..2 spammers on here……..Caffeine...
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    And yet another one.

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    Say hello to Baastharox, one of a new dozen I’m about to print.
    Dunno when I’ll get to paint it.
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    Lupercale 82998

    Lupercale
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    Testing for picture inclusion.

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    82995http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/blob:http://www.coolminiornot.com/f476ec90-1c34-486b-8c6e-d0823e56f2fb82996
  10. You might not want to mix black into red…it...

    You might not want to mix black into red…it doesn’t really work out too well.
    Try blue to give you a purple-ish shadow, that might be better if you’ve purple elsewhere on the model.
  11. If you’d hosted them on Photobucket they’re...

    If you’d hosted them on Photobucket they’re probably gone.
    Photobucket decided to be Ars*y and changed their terms so to show elsewhere would cost around £400 per annum.
  12. Ok I’ll try to point out a couple of things....

    Ok I’ll try to point out a couple of things.
    First off Red over a black undercoat is always going to be a pig to get good coverage without it looking ‘flat and lifeless’. You’re going to need to hit...
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    5 years ago. And still happening.

    5 years ago.
    And still happening.
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    Well there were no dead links to Orks yesterday,...

    Well there were no dead links to Orks yesterday, (there’s always dead links since Photobucket messed things up.)
    Maybe the owner pulled the image.
  15. Well not all that good news I’m sorry to say....

    Well not all that good news I’m sorry to say.
    But check for a PM.
  16. I’m friends with Symi, who runs Rosemary & Co and...

    I’m friends with Symi, who runs Rosemary & Co and I’ll see what she’s doing about sending to the ‘States.
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    I managed to get another afternoons ‘guilt free’,...

    I managed to get another afternoons ‘guilt free’, (well almost guilt free) painting.

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    plus this is one of 3 I’m doing as presents for artist friends
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  18. Looks like pre-shading with an airbrush along the...

    Looks like pre-shading with an airbrush along the seams and then very careful airbrushing panel by panel.
    It’s an impressive technique, one I’m no-where near even attempting.
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    Another step along the road.....

    8299482994So early last year I finally got to understand my PLA 3d printer......YaY!

    This year I went Resin with an Elegoo Saturn....a much less complex process. Messier though.
    So despite...
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    Sticky: Heh! Maybe the memory’s not that bad after all.

    Heh!
    Maybe the memory’s not that bad after all.
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    Sticky: That’s a Leprechaun....and I remember seeing...

    That’s a Leprechaun....and I remember seeing it......somewhere.
    Possibly an early Wyrd?
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    And regretfully the worst search engine. use...

    And regretfully the worst search engine.
    use www.yeggi.com as your search.
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    Loot studios......I’ll say no more.

    Loot studios......I’ll say no more.
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    Probably because I hadn’t approved them until...

    Probably because I hadn’t approved them until this morning.
    images still need to be checked to make sure we’re not infiltrated by Porn merchants again.

    EDIT: all there now.
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    Some nice work there. (Apologies again for...

    Some nice work there.


    (Apologies again for the delay.)
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    Use it as either a side quest or a ‘punishment’...

    Use it as either a side quest or a ‘punishment’ for a transgression by one of the group (1 guilty, all guilty.)
    or
    A means to raise cash (tournament).
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    You’re missing the first 1 off that number.:laugh:

    You’re missing the first 1 off that number.:laugh:
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    So the truth is out.

    Someone has uncovered my secret.

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    They aren’t all unpainted. I finished one...

    They aren’t all unpainted. I finished one recently.
    (Looks terrible though.)
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    I have a new BABY..

    Words fail me.
    I’ve been the recipient of some generosity in the past.
    Today...I’m kinda stunned as you can tell.
    Chris Wheeler
  31. Blatant self promotion....my Second book is available.

    Yes that’s right I’ve finally managed to get my second book up on Amazon for Kindle.
    Same characters, different situations and this is all short stories.
    It’s taken nearly two years with...
  32. Simply put , Yes.

    Simply put , Yes.
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    Yes and a slight No. If YOU Like the figure...

    Yes and a slight No.
    If YOU Like the figure there’s nothing to stop you buying it and removing the iconography of XXX chapter and then using it as you want.
    if you leave the iconography on and...
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    Sticky: Nope. Nothing to approve.

    Nope.

    Nothing to approve.
  35. Yeah sorted that sometime early this morning....

    Yeah sorted that sometime early this morning.
    The reason is that we still get some asshats posting porn instead of minis.........at least that makes sure I’m awake.
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    Seasonal Greetings...

    A little different from my usual “Bah Humbug” mentality.
    2020 being the Dire year it has been, here’s a little Dragon to cheer you all up.
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    PLEASE REMEMBER A DRAGON IS FOR LIFE NOT JUST FOR...
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    never gonna happen. 81191

    never gonna happen.

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    Spot on there Lee, classic representation of the...

    Spot on there Lee, classic representation of the illustration.
  39. :sad: The Poor Little Baby.

    :sad:
    The Poor Little Baby.
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    They’re waiting on some old git (me) wandering...

    They’re waiting on some old git (me) wandering along and approving them.

    Nice stuff.
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    Backed her.

    Backed her.
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    Welcome back.

    Welcome back.
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    You’ve been told before about visiting ‘those’...

    You’ve been told before about visiting ‘those’ sites, you’ll go blind.
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    Welcome Mila. Revitalising Rackham or...

    Welcome Mila.

    Revitalising Rackham or Revisiting Rackham

    Oh Yeah!
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    But I can! Drop me a PM and let’s see if we...

    But I can!

    Drop me a PM and let’s see if we can work something out.
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    I do run an adoption agency for homeless figures...

    I do run an adoption agency for homeless figures you know.
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    Hold out your bread at arms length, I’ll let the...

    Hold out your bread at arms length, I’ll let the mother-in-law breathe on it for you.
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    That’s a classic paint scheme for sure. ok so...

    That’s a classic paint scheme for sure.
    ok so the considerations to take into account;-
    current eBay value (if you could find one),
    rarity,
    age (25)
    Golden Deamon Gold

    I’d be thinking that...
  49. Welcome aboard. (Hope you’re ok with me tidying...

    Welcome aboard.
    (Hope you’re ok with me tidying up the surplus code.)
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    Nice one John!

    Nice one John!
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    Yeah you can tell you ‘dipped’ that one :giggle:

    Yeah you can tell you ‘dipped’ that one :giggle:
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    You are not the only one with problems using...

    You are not the only one with problems using EDGE, unfortunately.
    Go for Firefox for better stability.
  53. Very good, but I don’t know if it’s the photo or...

    Very good, but I don’t know if it’s the photo or not but both the Flamer marines look as if their loin cloths need ‘adjusting’ to match the others.
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    Found this this morning, Two of my favourite...

    Found this this morning, Two of my favourite things;

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    Ahem, there are several painted ones you know.

    Ahem, there are several painted ones you know.
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    Damn fine work there John.

    Damn fine work there John.
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    I’m not counting the ones I’ve got the 3D files...

    I’m not counting the ones I’ve got the 3D files to print yet.
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    A Big Change!

    Well after having my Dad stay with us while shielding and lockdown for four months, he decided he wanted to go back to Newcastle.
    He managed a Fortnight before his 4th visit to hospital this year! ...
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    Welcome. Those look nice pieces.

    Welcome.

    Those look nice pieces.
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    Congratulations, you had a sniper.

    Congratulations, you had a sniper.
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    Well during this wonderful Lockdown period I've...

    Well during this wonderful Lockdown period I've been keeping busy(!) looking after my dad who's been sheilding with us and a couple of projects (one of which went to 'hell in'a handbasket).
    So...
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    Nice work Bullfrog.

    Nice work Bullfrog.
  63. Shit I’m too old, but I’ve a couple of friends...

    Shit I’m too old, but I’ve a couple of friends I’ll contact who are Of Asian families.
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    Welcome. So you're from the Big Apple. Keep...

    Welcome.

    So you're from the Big Apple.
    Keep an EYE out for BloodasMedium I think here's from there as well.........one of the other 8 million people.
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    Aww, Thank you guys. Nice to see you back...

    Aww, Thank you guys.

    Nice to see you back Supervike.
  66. It’s worth the effort To get hold of a copy.

    It’s worth the effort To get hold of a copy.
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    For speed you can mix thin strips of tissue into...

    For speed you can mix thin strips of tissue into a UV curing resin to shape into waves/splashes.
    Vallejo water effects can be used with this concept as well they just take a lot longer to cure....
  68. It’s to prevent Spammers and Porn merchants...

    It’s to prevent Spammers and Porn merchants slapping their crap up on here...and yes that does happen. (The stuff I’ve seen<shudders>.)


    That’d be me.

    For posting pictures in the forums...
  69. Isharin Tidecaster from GW might suite the Dragon...

    Isharin Tidecaster from GW might suite the Dragon riding pose.
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    From what I’ve gleaned a lot of people are using...

    From what I’ve gleaned a lot of people are using Kickstarter to provide not only funding but an indication on the viability of their product.

    If for example you were to build up a stock of 600...
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    Hola! Yeah 3d Printing is pretty addictive,...

    Hola!

    Yeah 3d Printing is pretty addictive, I’m aiming for an Elegoo Saturn later on in the year.
    As for sculpting and selling go for it, usually Kickstarter stuff goes in the ‘News’ forum but...
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    Not got much to offer you here, but I’d suggest...

    Not got much to offer you here, but I’d suggest that if you’ve a spare shoulder pad or two practise on them before going full scale.
    oOnly advice I can offer is pick out the edges and make them the...
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    Yeah missed that...My Bad. Sorted now though.

    Yeah missed that...My Bad.

    Sorted now though.
  74. Thread: Virus

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    Sorry to hear this Lee. I wish there was...

    Sorry to hear this Lee.
    I wish there was something I could do, words themselves feel powerless in a situation like this.
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    Marcel don’t believe him we’re a bunch of evil...

    Marcel don’t believe him we’re a bunch of evil sarcastic gits.
    Well I am at least.

    Welcome and have fun painting.
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    Welcome to the Hotel California you can check...

    Welcome to the
    Hotel California
    you can check out but you can never leave.
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    One of the best pieces of advice I can give you...

    One of the best pieces of advice I can give you is to carry around a few small plastic bags in your pocket when out for a walk. Look at leaf litter and twigs after a really windy day and if anyone...
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    Genryu, Hi We’re almost neighbours, I’m in...

    Genryu, Hi We’re almost neighbours, I’m in Bolton.

    Managing the lockdown OK, looking after my dad who I brought down to be with us is taking up a lot of time (you think keeping kids occupied and...
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    Can't add anything to that analysis, execpt keep...

    Can't add anything to that analysis, execpt keep it away from my clumsy hands.
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    Thread is now closed. Have a good one, not...

    Thread is now closed.

    Have a good one, not gonna say a good what though.:quiet:
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    A few new submissions from Me.

    I've been struggling with my Camera. (She's getting old and beginning to show a couple of faults.)
    But still managed to take a few snaps this morning.

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/447198...
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    This thread was more appropriate to the General...

    This thread was more appropriate to the General Discussion Forum so I've moved it here.

    Be safe; Stay well.
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    A user has been banned for harassment.

    All members of this site will be aware that the terms and conditions of usage of this site forbid harassment of any sort.
    This includes coming from another site to continue any argument.

    IT WILL...
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    Hey I'm married, of course I’ve learned the...

    Hey I'm married, of course I’ve learned the virtue of patience. (And keeping out of Fran’s way)



    Surprisingly the removal of the supports is rather cathartic.
    They are only 0.2mm thin...
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    Just a smaller (40%) version of the Red Dragon....

    Just a smaller (40%) version of the Red Dragon.
    35 hours of printing to get this.
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    2hours of cleaning away supports to this..
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    Minor fixes to be carried out.
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    ...And I can’t paint without magnifiers because...

    ...And I can’t paint without magnifiers because I’m an Old Fart. :silly!:
  87. Thread: Virus

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    I’ve been trying to understand so much of the...

    I’ve been trying to understand so much of the background on this.
    IF I’ve read things correctly (?) this is not like ordinary ‘flu, but a Novel virus..ie a completely new strain of virus which...
  88. Thread: Virus

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    I was trying to read an online piece from a...

    I was trying to read an online piece from a Doctor in France, but I was struggling with some of the terminology.
    But one of the things that she was suggesting (I think) is that there is a possible...
  89. Thread: Virus

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    Well in the UK Sword and Lance - Suspended until...

    Well in the UK
    Sword and Lance - Suspended until October (ish)
    Salute - Cancelled
    London Toy and Model Show - Cancelled
    Several IPMS shows - Cancelled

    That's going to hit the business side of...
  90. Thread: Virus

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    It’s a lousy situation. And the whole...

    It’s a lousy situation.
    And the whole management of it isn’t really helping.
    So many rumours and misinformation about things isn’t helping anyone.
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    Sorry Phil, no she’s the main manager of...

    Sorry Phil, no she’s the main manager of Rosemary’s brushes.
    I’ve just got to know her from a couple of symposiums and sharing a few drinks.
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    Well Phil, good to see you still popping in...

    Well Phil, good to see you still popping in occasionally.

    In regard to paints, Vallejo and Scale 75 are just about the best both in terms of quality and Value for money.
    And if you are still...
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    Measure Twice, Cut Once!

    Measure Twice, Cut Once!
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    Having fun with my Babies

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    Yeah this baby..The Red Dragon
    Well I started printing the body section on Sunday at 08:00.....It just finished printing 10 minutes ago at 11:50 on Monday. (28 Hours)
    No hiccups, no...
  95. Sounds like you might be getting some moisture...

    Sounds like you might be getting some moisture coming out of the airbrush.
    if you haven’t got a moisture trap, get one. If you have add a bit of cotton wool in it to increase its efficiency.
  96. There’s always eBay;- ...

    There’s always eBay;-

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p2380057.m570.l2632.R2.TR2.TRC1.A0.H0.X28mm+bases.TRS0&_nkw=28mm+bases&_sacat=16486
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    Or as an adjunct to what Beatnik 59 has said...

    Or as an adjunct to what Beatnik 59 has said spots of PVA glue placed on via a cocktail stick could give you the texture you need.
    Allow to dry then prime and away you go.
  98. I ‘started’ on Miniatures back when I was about...

    I ‘started’ on Miniatures back when I was about 14/15 so that’s 50 years ago. (Fudge!)
    Historex French Napoleonic's were my thing, delighted to find that they are still in business and trading at...
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    Yes. Newer stuff has not got the moulding...

    Yes.
    Newer stuff has not got the moulding release agent issue mentioned above.
    very little flash either.
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    I was going to say that I was surprised that...

    I was going to say that I was surprised that you’d printed the Decimator vertically, but then realised it might not have fit on the bed.
    I’ve taken to printing as much as I’d possible in the...
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    Experiments in 3d printing...

    Ever since I bought the Dragon from this thread:-
    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php?68495-Dragon-and-monster-minis

    I’ve been tinkering to get the settings right to do the Baby...
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    Thanks to the Universities of Google and YouTube...

    Thanks to the Universities of Google and YouTube I',m now 4 hours into the printing of the first pieces.


    If anyone is considering buying a 3d Printer here's a few thoughts,;
    PLA (extruded...
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    Of Course, just got to get the printer to behave....

    Of Course, just got to get the printer to behave.
    Not sure what I’m doing wrong.
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    Silmarillion, thanks but despite the inevitable...

    Silmarillion, thanks but despite the inevitable ageing process I’m in pretty good shape health wise.
    Which considering the abuse this body of mines had is a bit surprising.
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    OK. I gave in and bought one, all I have to do...

    OK.
    I gave in and bought one, all I have to do is print it now.
    See you in about 90 hours (+/-)
  106. Consider making friends with someone who has a 3D...

    Consider making friends with someone who has a 3D printer, it might be more cost effective to purchase an STL file and bulk print.
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    Look at my Alias and there’s your reason. (Plus...

    Look at my Alias and there’s your reason.
    (Plus I have a LARGE collection of PETS.;) )

    P.S. Your Artstation address in your signature doesn’t work. I think you’re missing a ‘T’ out of your alias.
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    Babies!!!!

    Babies!!!!
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    Is that a euphemism for ”While you’re down...

    Is that a euphemism for ”While you’re down there....”
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    Getting old....

    Just turned 64.

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    So while visiting my dad this last weekend I wasn't sure if it was the Floorboards in his house creaking or my Knees.
    Watching woodworking YouTube videos has become...
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    Try this, it works wonders on old paints. Even...

    Try this, it works wonders on old paints. Even citadel hexagonal bottles....
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    A little something that I’d planned for a...

    A little something that I’d planned for a competition, only to find there was no suitable category.
    <Facepalm>

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    Lighting’s good but your point of focus is off....

    Lighting’s good but your point of focus is off.
    What camera are you using?
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    And another Dragon joins the Horde. 77523

    And another Dragon joins the Horde.
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    Sigmar3, no apologies necessary.

    Sigmar3, no apologies necessary.
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    ‘Neverwhere’

    ‘Neverwhere’
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    WHAT? Neil Gaiman........... AMERICAN GODS...

    WHAT?

    Neil Gaiman...........

    AMERICAN GODS
    ANANSI BOYS
    CORALINE
    GOOD OMENS
    THE GRAVEYARD BOOK
    THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE
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    Well I can take no credit for the verse. It’s...

    Well I can take no credit for the verse.
    It’s courtesy of NEIL GAIMAN either from “Neverwhere” or “Stardust’ about a ‘Babylon Candle.’
    (The figures ‘Mourn’ from Guild Ball.)
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    Keeping me OUT OF TROUBLE.......... we’ll I...

    Keeping me OUT OF TROUBLE.......... we’ll I suppose there’s a first time for everything.
    :in-love:
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    I’ve got my camera on charge to do some pictures...

    I’ve got my camera on charge to do some pictures for the gallery.
    Yep that’s Sharpe (aka Sean Bean) from Mitch’s Military Miniatures.
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    When to a ‘Well regarded show yesterday” the...

    When to a ‘Well regarded show yesterday” the White rose Christmas bash over in Headingly, Leeds.
    Got a great an warm reception for being a ‘virgin’ to the show.
    Put some stuff out on Display and...
  122. Ekipage......cracking link mate. Never heard of...

    Ekipage......cracking link mate.
    Never heard of that company before.
  123. Try doing a search for snake ornaments instead of...

    Try doing a search for snake ornaments instead of miniatures. You might have more luck that way.

    like this....
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    Broken / Reported images.

    Hi everyone;
    After Photobucket changed their sharing policy to charging an Arm and a leg a lot of images are getting ‘borked’ and coming being reported.
    Now I check as many as I can and try to...
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    There’s some great stuff here. I wish I’d had...

    There’s some great stuff here.
    I wish I’d had more cash available at SMC, still I picked up a superb piece from you.
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    40 Years ago..

    Fran and I got married.


    Don’t know how she’s put up with me for so long.
    Love the old Broomrider.
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    Scale Model Challenge 2019 - Photos

    Here are the photo's I managed to take through the crush.
    Close to 1400 competitors and well over 1800 (if not 2000) pieces in the comptetion.

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  128. Try going into the Work in Progress forum you’ll...

    Try going into the Work in Progress forum you’ll get all the suggestions you’ll ever want there.
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    I’m being very careful about who is following me...

    I’m being very careful about who is following me around at the mo’.
    Keeping an eye out for little red laser dots.
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    Or to not let me anywhere near one! CONFESSION...

    Or to not let me anywhere near one!
    CONFESSION TIME!

    One of Andy’s minis was damaged on the way over. I gave him the use of my Emergency Repair Kit to fix the sword back on Conan.
    BUT when I was...
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    Avicenna, his first time there as well. Mally...

    Avicenna, his first time there as well.
    Mally took a Silver in Masters Flats....Bloody Hard Category as well.
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    I’m DELIGHTED to let you know ANDYG picked up a...

    I’m DELIGHTED to let you know ANDYG picked up a ​GOLD.
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    Here be Dragons (and some other stuff) 76350 ...

    Here be Dragons (and some other stuff)
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    Scale Model Challenge

    Well it’s that time of year folks I’m off to Eindhoven for one of the best shows around.
    And this year guess who’s about to lose his ‘virginity’ ......ANDYG

    Here’s hoping he does well.

    It...
  135. How did you find the cast? Mine’s got a few air...

    How did you find the cast?
    Mine’s got a few air bubbles which are going to be a git to fix.
  136. There are two considerations you’re missing here,...

    There are two considerations you’re missing here, Experience and Workload.
    Lets take experience first:-
    for someone starting out and unsure of whether an airbrush will suit there needs it’s an...
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    That's quite an open question; What is your...

    That's quite an open question; What is your problem and what camera?
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    Help Jen Haley

    Jen Haley has been a long standing member of this site for more years than I have (*) and has been highly regarded as an excellent painter.
    She's also been the head painter for CMON's line of...
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    Following a complaint Brother Vinni’s Last...

    Following a complaint Brother Vinni’s Last submission has been deleted for breaching community guidelines.
  140. Have you tried to contact Creature Caster?

    Have you tried to contact Creature Caster?
  141. And Arrived this morning.

    And Arrived this morning.
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    By the sounds of that you might have the airbrush...

    By the sounds of that you might have the airbrush primers.
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    Chillcon Derby UK.

    I had a trip down to a gaming convention yesterday; Chillcon Derby and seeing as they had a painting competition I thought I’d take a ‘punt’ not expecting anything. The ‘swag bag’ was incredible I...
  144. Just ca heads up Scale 75 paints are Very Matte...

    Just ca heads up Scale 75 paints are Very Matte and some colours do require heavy agitation prior to use, like ‘Rainy Grey’ as they separate easily, but they are good with some colours that are well...
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    You’d be correct. Candles mights be a yellowish...

    You’d be correct.
    Candles mights be a yellowish cast all around fading out, but for the centre of the light from the sconce hitting the stone it’d be the stone colour much lightened towards white...
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    Just as a suggestion if you have an airbrush hit...

    Just as a suggestion if you have an airbrush hit the two areas with a mid to light grey starting close, then pulling away so that you get a key point and then a fade.
    That way you can work the OSL...
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    Well she arrived today. Tiny, but beautifully...

    Well she arrived today.
    Tiny, but beautifully done.
    Some serious hard work ahead.
  148. As an ‘Oldie’ I’m going to agree with the use of...

    As an ‘Oldie’ I’m going to agree with the use of the GW holders, by far the best ‘accessory’ they’ve produced.
  149. Me too. now Night Shift often uses chipping...

    Me too.
    now Night Shift often uses chipping medium a soluble layer airbrushed on in between coats of paint which can be worked off using a combination of water (to soften the paint) and a...
  150. I’m interested in Demigods Evolution - High...

    I’m interested in Demigods Evolution - High Elder.
    PM me please so we can sort out.
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    Just what he said.

    Just what he said.
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    No I went for a difficult one....the Midas Nymph.

    No I went for a difficult one....the Midas Nymph.
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    :claply: Hello temptation my old friend, I’ve...

    :claply:

    Hello temptation my old friend,
    I’ve come to spend with you again,
    For a vision nicely sculpted,
    I’ve become bankrupted.
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    Stolen at Dragoncon

    Please keep an eye out for these two pieces stolen from the painters during Dragoncon.
    As I understand it they were 1st & 2nd places in the painting comp.

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  155. I've had a look at your gallery, for someone...

    I've had a look at your gallery, for someone who's been painting around 2 years those are some good pieces.
    If I were to give you one piece of advice it would be to ease up on dry brushing...
  156. http://www.coolminiornot.com/artist/Silmarillion?b...

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/artist/Silmarillion?browseid=8279776
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    Until now No, not seen any. That might change...

    Until now No, not seen any.

    That might change after pension day.
  158. Just did a quick check (15:00 GMT) and it looks...

    Just did a quick check (15:00 GMT) and it looks as if everything is showing up in your gallery.
    Quite nice work there.
  159. Both are there and have been voted upon. ...

    Both are there and have been voted upon.

    EDIT:-
    I’ve gone in and manually reset the images.
    if they aren’t showing by tonight (GMT) go in and add some additional text or other alteration which...
  160. A couple of solutions I thought I'd share.

    I've just been to a Model Kit swap today and in discussion over a brew with a couple of the more senior present (read old grumpies like myself ) were several topics about aging and being a painter...
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    46...Bleeding amateur. My next birthday I’ll be...

    46...Bleeding amateur.
    My next birthday I’ll be reversing those figures. After all 60 is the new 40.
    :rotfl:

    Keep painting John and I hope you had a Hippy Brushday!
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    I could do it easily (less than 20 mins work)...

    I could do it easily (less than 20 mins work) over here, but the postage might be a b*tch.
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    His name:- “ Arrosa beltza” Black Rose’ in...

    His name:-

    Arrosa beltza”
    Black Rose’ in Basque
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    And another baby.....

    Gohkm has done me a solid!
    Another Dragon Bust arrived this afternoon all the way from down under.

    Pretty soon I’ll be sprouting scales myself.
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    That could be difficult to do, does it have to be...

    That could be difficult to do, does it have to be resin or could you get MDF cut to size and edge routed to shape?
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    Oooops I did it again.

    I May have a bit of a problem.
    Another one added to the collection......

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    It’s almost like I’m breeding them.
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    In answer to your questions; Yes, Yes, and Oh...

    In answer to your questions;
    Yes,
    Yes,
    and Oh Yes.
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    Well I’m going to stick my head above the parapet...

    Well I’m going to stick my head above the parapet here and say I don’t like Blanche’s stuff. Never have. Always thought it was slapstick, scruffy, dirty and badly painted.

    That contention aside...
  169. Try this one by Iguazzu, it may be long-ish but...

    Try this one by Iguazzu, it may be long-ish but it’s of great help.
    https://youtu.be/tzlcesM3-f0
  170. CONGRATULATIONS, that’s one hell of a leap. So...

    CONGRATULATIONS, that’s one hell of a leap.
    So several things to think of since I’m primarily working on larger figures (old age means I need to see a little bigger these days.)
    contrast isn’t as...
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    Welcome to the madhouse.

    Welcome to the madhouse.
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    Moved this to the W.I.P’S forum as it’s better...

    Moved this to the W.I.P’S forum as it’s better suited there.

    :)
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    Someone else had this problem. ...

    Someone else had this problem.

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php?48436
  174. Problem is Dameon, is trying not to sound like a...

    Problem is Dameon, is trying not to sound like a whinging git explaining what’s going/gone wrong AND maintain a bit of privacy at the same time.
    A bit of a juggling act, I think.
  175. If you were a subscriber to hasslefree’s email’s...

    If you were a subscriber to hasslefree’s email’s you’d be aware that Dameon has had a lot of external problems including a loss of key staff and a destructive flood to deal with.
    That has impacted...
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    Beinvenue Damien

    Beinvenue Damien
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    Fixed it for you.

    Fixed it for you.
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    For what ever reason you don’t want to use sable,...

    For what ever reason you don’t want to use sable, please consider this, brushes are our primary tools and like any good craftsman will tell you, buy the best tools you can afford.
    Buying cheap...
  179. Yes. The experience I have with it has put me...

    Yes.
    The experience I have with it has put me off it completely.
  180. Army Painter Primer that I’ve tried was a rough...

    Army Painter Primer that I’ve tried was a rough as a badgers bum.

    General Rattle can primer I used to use was an Automotive grey primer, pretty good but I've switched to priming via Airbrush using...
  181. As everyone has said paint as you want them,...

    As everyone has said paint as you want them, there is no ‘hard and fast rule’.
    My Sisters of Battle are in a bone/tan colour scheme never had anyone hinge at me about them.

    The only ‘gripers’ You...
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    Well that’s an absolute load of bollocks. IF it...

    Well that’s an absolute load of bollocks.
    IF it were true eBay would have no market place for second hand miniatures or “Pro-Painted” figures.

    If you bought it, painted it and now want to sell...
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    In regard to the Yellow, here’s what I used:-...

    In regard to the Yellow, here’s what I used:-
    Basecoat = Scale75 Sahara Yellow (took three or four thin coats over Vallejo grey airbrush primer)
    Highlighting = Vallejo Model Colour Yellow Ochre...
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    Really good Andy....in fact it’s given me...

    Really good Andy....in fact it’s given me inspiration for a one I buggered up and abandoned a couple of years ago.
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    He’s ‘Little King’ from Greg Girault’s sculpting....

    He’s ‘Little King’ from Greg Girault’s sculpting.
    http://Www.cop-project.com.

    Really great quality stuff, although I was a little concerned about the quality of the resin at first once primed it...
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    Since April I’ve done 2 Dragon busts, part way...

    Since April I’ve done 2 Dragon busts, part way through another one(not working as well as I want it to be) bought 2 Dragons Kickstarter’d 2 with Dragons (painted one of those) done a deal to get...
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    I think I might be starting to get the hang of...

    I think I might be starting to get the hang of this painting gig.
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    Wedding announcement.

    I’ve just found out that long timer here AVELORN, just got married.
    To Sven and Hami many, many, many congratulations.

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    Make a start with a dressmakers pin, that gives...

    Make a start with a dressmakers pin, that gives you a ‘key’ for the drill point to bite into.
    Helps to stop ‘wander’.
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    ”enough dragons”......Sorry Even Google translate...

    ”enough dragons”......Sorry Even Google translate can’t help me make sense out of that.
    :angel:

    EDIT: just as I posted this the postman (mailman for the US) turned up with my new baby.
    :clap:
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    What can I tell you? \...:).../

    What can I tell you?
    \...:).../
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    Big Cheesy grin.

    Big Cheesy grin.
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    You have NO idea. :eyeroll!:

    You have NO idea.
    :eyeroll!:
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    Basically it was a very good (simple) system but...

    Basically it was a very good (simple) system but allowed to collapse because of limited support from GW.
    I still have my copy somewhere. Somewhere
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    Going back through this thread and the concept...

    Going back through this thread and the concept behind it I realise I’ve fallen back into a ‘work mode’ we used to use.
    It’s called PITFALLING.
    Basically looking at what might be, or might not be,...
  196. Firstly let us see what you can produce, then we...

    Firstly let us see what you can produce, then we can offer advice.

    BUT...

    The Model Painting as a Business world has been, and still is to an extent, flooded with “studio’s’ producing armies of...
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    Hmmmn, going to say no to that. Having painted...

    Hmmmn, going to say no to that.
    Having painted for several collectors, they DON’T want anything stuck on the underside; cards with the details yes, but something that encourages extra handling and...
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    Sorry I missed seeing this post yesterday, I was...

    Sorry I missed seeing this post yesterday, I was kind of occupied tidying up the painting room (a very great rarity.)

    Looking at the pictures you’ve shown I’m leaning towards suggesting no OSL at...
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    That’s not all that uncommon amongst ‘veteran war...

    That’s not all that uncommon amongst ‘veteran war gamers’.
    A couple WW2 players I know have Division level armies of both Axis and Allied powers.

    My Sisters of Battle army consists of some 200...
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    Well this baby needs some serious lovin’ 73553...

    Well this baby needs some serious lovin’

    73553

    Send her to me, I’ll provide her with a warm welcome and a new family.
    :clap::clap::clap:
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