Jump to content
  • Advertisement
  • entries
    117
  • comments
    119
  • views
    106153

Light Metal Universe

Sign in to follow this  
alfith

1668 views

Hello.
Still no game screenshot for today but I finished two metal models:
metal_front.jpg
metal_top.jpg
I had to use tweezers (some parts are 1-2mm wide) and various sizes of screwdrivers (to shape the cylinders).
Two more to go (a Tie Advanced and an AT-AT) !

- "Flying 'cross the universe"
Sign in to follow this  


2 Comments


Recommended Comments

The models are from http://www.fascinations.com/ in the "Metal Earth" category.

They have a lot of different models from buildings to spaceships.

The one I have are provided like this:

[sharedmedia=gallery:images:6116]

 

Inside you have the metal sheets and the instructions:

[sharedmedia=gallery:images:6113]

 

And you can get this result:

[sharedmedia=gallery:images:6118]
[sharedmedia=gallery:images:6117]

 

These models are small (6 or 7cm) but they have bigger ones. All you have to do is get the parts out of the sheets, fold them and connect them with really, really small tabs you put in holes. The quality is really good, with very fine details. Some assembly needs a bit of reflection (the order of operations can be important with some parts for easier connection) and tools (like tweezers) are more than recommended to fold the tabs.

Share this comment


Link to comment

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Advertisement
×

Important Information

By using GameDev.net, you agree to our community Guidelines, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy.

GameDev.net is your game development community. Create an account for your GameDev Portfolio and participate in the largest developer community in the games industry.

Sign me up!