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gaogaigar
May 27, 2012, 11:24 PM
Hi all , ive been hard at work building a monster of a resin kit The SMS nightingale and i figure i share what ive done so far. Thats to some imput from some members of another board im a member of this build has gone smoothly for the most part SO shout out to my G.E homies!


Pics of the resin in box
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1352.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1381.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1383.jpg

gaogaigar
May 27, 2012, 11:26 PM
After resin prep and such

http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1420.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1428.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1431.jpg

gaogaigar
May 27, 2012, 11:28 PM
Post candy coat finish
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1443.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1435.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1445.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1451.jpg

gaogaigar
May 27, 2012, 11:30 PM
Chrome pained parts ready for the clear red

http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1474.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1473.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1476.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1463.jpg

gaogaigar
May 27, 2012, 11:33 PM
Clear red applied and decals

http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1484.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1481.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1483.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1498.jpg

gaogaigar
May 27, 2012, 11:35 PM
I got the LED in the head but it won't stay in place :(
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1507.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1510.jpg

D-Smith
May 27, 2012, 11:57 PM
i've never been a fan of the nightingale but the work you are doin on this thing is bitchin!!

SilverFrameAstray
May 28, 2012, 7:45 AM
Wooooooooooooow.

That is really phenomenal stuff mate. Please post this regularly.

gaogaigar
May 28, 2012, 11:39 AM
Wooooooooooooow.

That is really phenomenal stuff mate. Please post this regularly.

Im alittle slow on Updates because my kids are still in school until mid june. when they finish i should be able to start posting daily stuff

D-Smith
May 29, 2012, 10:01 AM
is that the alclad chrome you are using to get that nice shine?

GNzaku0023
May 29, 2012, 4:41 PM
All my love and jelly for your work good sir.

gaogaigar
June 1, 2012, 7:16 PM
is that the alclad chrome you are using to get that nice shine?

Indeed it is, buffed with 2000 grit sand paper lightly

gaogaigar
June 1, 2012, 7:23 PM
*Update*

Since im close to finishing the kit i figured its time to break out Diorama building supply's and make my self a asteroid model base for it to stand on

http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1542.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1544.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1545.jpg

i will let this sit for a day or 2 and get to work painting
Btw HUGE PROPS TO SQUEE he helped me out a ton with shaping this.

gaogaigar
June 4, 2012, 5:44 PM
*update*

well the plaster dryed and after fixing the terrain making it more realistic, i aibrushed 4 layers of grey and black to give it the correct tone
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1549.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1546.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1547.jpg
http://i157.photobucket.com/albums/t50/Nerille_Fan/SANY1551.jpg

Squee
June 4, 2012, 8:16 PM
I would comment, but you know LOL

gaogaigar
June 5, 2012, 2:37 PM
I would comment, but you know LOL

Lol Its all good , ur help was more than enough :cool: