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by Darius359au
03 Sep 2018, 15:26
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - September 2018
Replies: 35
Views: 6018

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - September 2018

Kinda been doing that with my modelling paints.....got another order i need to make,only another $80 worth :( ;)
by Darius359au
30 Aug 2018, 10:19
Forum: Movies, TV, Books and Music
Topic: Rampant
Replies: 0
Views: 424

Rampant

New Korean zombie movie from the same studio that did "Train To Busan" but a slightly earlier time period ;) :D

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_cont ... d6bnq8fLvA
by Darius359au
30 Aug 2018, 10:11
Forum: Movies, TV, Books and Music
Topic: Schindler's List 25th Anniversary Re-release
Replies: 1
Views: 367

Re: Schindler's List 25th Anniversary Re-release

Hopefully it does get screened here , like it says its a story that has to be told and never forgotten! The model for the ring Schindler's given by the survivors was discovered in Melbourne a few years ago , the largest group of Schindler jews lived in Melbourne after the war http://www.abc.net.au/n...
by Darius359au
28 Aug 2018, 15:46
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - August 2018
Replies: 77
Views: 12687

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - August 2018

Needed to replace the crap one I've had for years , got more options with this one :)
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by Darius359au
20 Aug 2018, 19:08
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - August 2018
Replies: 77
Views: 12687

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - August 2018

@Disco had no problems with my saves resetting ,had one glitch where the esc menu and inventory disappeared but restarting fixed that.
by Darius359au
20 Aug 2018, 10:14
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - August 2018
Replies: 77
Views: 12687

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - August 2018

$60 Australian on the Ubistore for gamecon2018
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by Darius359au
11 Aug 2018, 09:56
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking - Finished
Replies: 36
Views: 14817

Re: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking

Todays instalment is something simple..Seats Seat's came with no backs so a piece of styrene sheet and some acrylic putt fixed that https://i.imgur.com/lVsklSl.jpg https://i.imgur.com/tOHCxcO.jpg and finished painting the hull gunners seat (drivers the same except it doesn't have the compartment so ...
by Darius359au
09 Aug 2018, 17:00
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking - Finished
Replies: 36
Views: 14817

Re: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking

And now the fun part starts with the engine.. pretty simple ,1 cylinder bank for the V12 engine done https://i.imgur.com/YPyC9QC.jpg Now there's a small problem..the fuel pump sits on top of the crankcase and the fuel line's from the pump to the injectors need to be added..this involves a number of ...
by Darius359au
09 Aug 2018, 15:26
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking - Finished
Replies: 36
Views: 14817

Re: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking

@Disco as @otto-matic reiffel says you can do a good job with brushes and there's additives like levelers that help in hiding brush strokes , also most modern paints especially the Tamiya acrylics are pretty forgiving! If you want to try modelling maybe pick up a 1/72 scale kit , easier to build tha...
by Darius359au
08 Aug 2018, 22:42
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking - Finished
Replies: 36
Views: 14817

Re: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking

And we're off 1st up spring units for the working Christie suspension https://i.imgur.com/wKPb5hF.jpg?1 started fitting them in place https://i.imgur.com/xxjrpso.jpg quick test fit with the upper hull and suspension in place https://i.imgur.com/LMkV6jN.jpg suspension arms for the road wheels fitted ...
by Darius359au
07 Aug 2018, 10:37
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking - Finished
Replies: 36
Views: 14817

Re: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking

Yurtles wrote:
06 Aug 2018, 21:52
I thought I knew that it was kind of big. But it turns out I had no idea at all.
Yeah ,had the same thing then I opened the box..... :shock:
by Darius359au
06 Aug 2018, 20:51
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: 1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking - Finished
Replies: 36
Views: 14817

1/16 T34/85 build ,or Oh my god what was I thinking - Finished

Tax refund ,early birthday present for myself is the most insane model I've ever built - suckers going to be over 50cm long when it's finished :( ;) big box https://i.imgur.com/SQhQYT2.jpg big box in the big box https://i.imgur.com/Mepbtg3.jpg youngest son deciding he wanted to keep the big box to s...
by Darius359au
06 Aug 2018, 15:58
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - August 2018
Replies: 77
Views: 12687

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - August 2018

Fetch TV package to go with a shiny new NBN plan

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(had NBN at the old house but have had to wait for them to restart the rollout after fixing all the problems from the old networks! ,one more sleep and back to a decent internet :D )
by Darius359au
19 Jul 2018, 09:20
Forum: Movies, TV, Books and Music
Topic: Overlord
Replies: 2
Views: 539

Re: Overlord

Nazi mad science and Super Soldier serum = Hell Yeah :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
by Darius359au
16 Jul 2018, 16:09
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - July 2018
Replies: 56
Views: 9104

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - July 2018

And the Tax return spree continues with a new Airbrush Sparmax DH-103 - .3 nozzle and needle ,7ml gravity fed paint cup with lid ,(Yay no more suddenly having the bottom feed paint cup on my old one falling off while spraying) , and a pre-set paint flow control for precise spraying! https://i.imgur....
by Darius359au
12 Jul 2018, 10:58
Forum: Movies, TV, Books and Music
Topic: Extinction
Replies: 0
Views: 403

Extinction

Coming soon on netfix ,look's interesting ,hopefully this alien invasion doesn't end the same way for Michael Pena's character like it did in Battle LA!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QY4DhofQ6p8
by Darius359au
11 Jul 2018, 22:05
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - July 2018
Replies: 56
Views: 9104

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - July 2018

Well my descent into madness has begun! ,pulled the trigger and ordered the ridiculously large model kit mentioned above - should get it tomorrow then the "What The Hells have I done" thoughts will start...
by Darius359au
06 Jul 2018, 12:29
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - July 2018
Replies: 56
Views: 9104

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - July 2018

Ok haven't actually ordered this yet ,(just waiting on my tax return), But it will be my next big purchase. :) A 1/16 scale Russian T34/85 1944 with full interior detail! https://i.imgur.com/OlmEax4.jpg store page here https://www.bnamodelworld.com/military-vehicles-tanks-trumpeter-models-tr-00902-1...
by Darius359au
04 Jul 2018, 22:37
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - July 2018
Replies: 56
Views: 9104

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - July 2018

Disco wrote:
04 Jul 2018, 21:48
What the hell is a step up ring?
They let you use bigger filters on camera lenses than their threaded for ,I had a similar set on my old olympus SLR.
by Darius359au
29 Jun 2018, 20:50
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - June 2018
Replies: 79
Views: 12519

Re: Show Us Your Latest Purchase - June 2018

Welcome to the wonderful world of Dinosaurs
by Darius359au
28 Jun 2018, 12:51
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: Tamiya 1/35 MK IV Male WW1 Tank build
Replies: 14
Views: 2795

Re: Tamiya 1/35 MK IV Male WW1 Tank build

@Disco thanks ,yes I'm thinking about something simple like a cobblestone road and a couple of figures watching it go past! - My great grand father was in the 10th battalion AIF so I'm thinking making the figure's a couple of Digger's!
by Darius359au
28 Jun 2018, 12:06
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: Tamiya 1/35 MK IV Male WW1 Tank build
Replies: 14
Views: 2795

Re: Tamiya 1/35 MK IV Male WW1 Tank build

Wasn't happy with the lubricant leak stains from the drive axle cover's so went back over them with thinned oil paint ,looks much better now

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by Darius359au
24 Jun 2018, 19:33
Forum: The Hobby Corner
Topic: Tamiya 1/35 MK IV Male WW1 Tank build
Replies: 14
Views: 2795

Re: Tamiya 1/35 MK IV Male WW1 Tank build

Nekosan wrote:
24 Jun 2018, 16:22
That's a mighty faggot you've built for your tank...
Yup..and after all the cutting and splitting of bamboo skewer's I've decided not to use it :oops: