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  • Member since
    April, 2003
  • From: USA
Show us your shelves/builds!
Posted by keavdog on Saturday, September 07, 2019 9:24 PM

This may take a little more work for folks but I thought this would be really cool to see.  Here's my completed builds in a 'quick' video.  I'd love to see yours.

Here's the link for full screen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDtsNAaa9ug

Thanks,

John

  • Member since
    March, 2013
Posted by patrick206 on Saturday, September 07, 2019 11:34 PM

Hey, John -

Great video of your work, the Brewster and the Constellation, (I think it was called an EC121 maybe?) are real standouts. Thanks for the show, I liked it.

Patrick

  • Member since
    May, 2011
  • From: Honolulu, Hawaii
Posted by Real G on Saturday, September 07, 2019 11:53 PM

Nice wide ranging collection!  Was that Drake with his smartgun at the beginning?  Oh wait, is it a dude with a Stinger launcher?

  • Member since
    May, 2013
  • From: Indiana, USA
Posted by Greg on Sunday, September 08, 2019 8:31 AM

Real G
Nice wide ranging collection!

I had the same thought. It truly is.

That was a good idea, John. Haven't seen that done in my years here. Nice work! Yes

 

-Greg

  • Member since
    July, 2014
  • From: Franklin Wi
Posted by Bakster on Sunday, September 08, 2019 9:11 AM

John, I was smiling all through your collection. What awesome work and I love the diversity of subjects. You are a talented builder for sure.

 

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    June, 2017
Posted by UnwaryPaladin on Sunday, September 08, 2019 11:20 AM

John, nice work! You are very talented

  • Member since
    April, 2003
  • From: USA
Posted by keavdog on Sunday, September 08, 2019 1:00 PM

Thanks all.  I hope to see some of your videos soon.  

Btw that's a verlinden gulf war stinger gunner.

Thanks,

John

  • Member since
    March, 2010
  • From: Boston
Posted by mach71 on Monday, September 09, 2019 2:17 PM

Very nice builds!

I've never been able to get figures to look good! Yours are great.

 

I don't have a video, but I can post some photos.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Most of the Star Trek props were built from kits or from scratch.

  • Member since
    November, 2008
  • From: Far Northern CA
Posted by mrmike on Monday, September 09, 2019 4:09 PM

Very interesting collection John, and a great idea for a thread. Of the many outstanding builds my personal favorite is the S2F to Cal Fire conversion. Seeing the model again reminds me of how much I enjoyed following the WIP.

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    April, 2003
  • From: USA
Posted by keavdog on Monday, September 09, 2019 5:26 PM

Very nice.  I dig those phasers!

Thanks,

John

  • Member since
    May, 2011
  • From: Honolulu, Hawaii
Posted by Real G on Monday, September 09, 2019 5:57 PM

Mach71, you have a veritable arsenal full of Federation phasers!

I don't have any videos of my dust collection, but here are a few photos taken when the glass shelves were relatively clean.

I used to collect 1/6 scale military figures, as well as some from movie properties, but they started getting expensive so I had to stop.

Here's my most Politically Incorrect figure in my collection.

Some might raise serious questions about why a grown man would have a Hitler doll in his house, but it was all for fun.  I stumbled across a whole pallet of these in a Tokyo hobby shop and thought it was in such hysterically bad taste that I bought one.  The vacuum was a separate accessory, added to "clean up the Reich".

  • Member since
    April, 2003
  • From: USA
Posted by keavdog on Monday, September 09, 2019 7:44 PM

Ha!  Now that is an eclectic collection.   Nice work.  Such talented folks on here.

Thanks,

John

  • Member since
    March, 2010
  • From: Boston
Posted by mach71 on Monday, September 09, 2019 8:39 PM

Thanks.

 

I should bulid the weapons locker from "The Galileo 7" to store my phasers.

 

Real G, 

You have a nice collection! I love the SV and the Hunley, but Hitler vacuming is just Bat bleep crazy!

Well done sir, well done.

  • Member since
    November, 2003
  • From: Naples, FL
Posted by tempestjohnny on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 6:01 AM

 

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    April, 2003
  • From: USA
Posted by keavdog on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 12:00 PM

Nice!  Glass shelves look great.  What a collection!   What scale?  Particularly the f82.  I have a 1/48 kit but dont care for the markings.   

Thanks,

John

  • Member since
    November, 2003
  • From: Naples, FL
Posted by tempestjohnny on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 8:55 PM

The top 2 shelves are 48th. Bottom 2 are 72nd.

The F-82 is the old 72nd Monogram kit done as a whiffer.

 

  • Member since
    February, 2011
  • From: AZ,USA
Posted by GreySnake on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 5:22 PM
Here’s my small collection. A lot of these were built a a few years break so they aren’t award winners or anything. For those wondering why some tanks have open hatches without figures, I’m working on painting them right now. 

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    April, 2003
  • From: USA
Posted by keavdog on Thursday, September 19, 2019 10:33 PM

Nice armor collection!

Thanks,

John

  • Member since
    May, 2011
  • From: Honolulu, Hawaii
Posted by Real G on Thursday, September 19, 2019 11:29 PM

Tempestjohnny, I have serious display shelf envy!

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