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Official tread: Sci-Fi III
Scipio2010
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Posted: Monday, February 05, 2018 - 01:05 AM GMT+7
Jesper,

I just signed up for the Sci Fi IV, looking forward to another build with you all.
SGTJKJ
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Kobenhavn, Denmark
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Posted: Sunday, February 04, 2018 - 07:31 AM GMT+7
Dear All

Brent, thanks for the reminder.

All, thanks for participating - both the ones that finished and the ones that did not.

Remember any unfinished builds from Sci-FI I, II, III are allowed for entry into Sci-fi IV starting during the Summer.

We were 11 finishers in this campaign. I think that is pretty good. Ribbons have been awarded to all finishers. Let me know if I missed anybody.
North4003
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Posted: Sunday, February 04, 2018 - 06:38 AM GMT+7
Hey, thanks for the campaign. Looking forward to SCI-FI IV. Have you awarded the ribbons?
TheDiggs
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Posted: Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 05:18 PM GMT+7
I got this one finished, with a few days to spare even. The putty to smooth out the seem on the top of the main hull turned out quite nice. I painted a few spots in a darker gray for some subtle contrast, hopefully not too subtle. All in all, it looks okay next to my Romulan BoP.



SGTJKJ
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Posted: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 09:30 PM GMT+7
Congrats on finishing, Mike. A very nice build and an awesome camouflage. Well done!
Spruslayer
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Posted: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 10:10 AM GMT+7
Im calling this done.
Other than the color mix-up everything went smoothly,still gotta detail the cabin windows




More pics in the gallery
TheDiggs
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Posted: Monday, January 15, 2018 - 02:35 PM GMT+7
Thanks a lot for the extension. My first trek into resign kits proved that they are much more time consuming so I switched over to an AMT Round 2 kit that I know I can get done in January. I am going to make this a Romulan as it was in the non-remastered TOS (I couldn't find a bird decal for the bottom in this scale that I was happy with).

Here is my starting pic from a few weeks ago.


Assembling the main hull left quite a seem across the top of the main hull so I threw some putty into it to try to smooth it out.




I just painted it a few hours ago so we'll see tomorrow how smooth I got the seem.
SGTJKJ
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Posted: Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 09:53 AM GMT+7
Sorry to hear you have been ill. Hope for a speeding recovery and to see the sub in Sci-Fi IV.
ClaytonFromEllijay
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Posted: Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 07:43 AM GMT+7


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Hi Zon

Congrats on the new house and modelling area. I will submit a Sci-Fi IV at some point. Probably wait until the Godzilla campaign is finished or almost finished - maybe second half of 2018.

As usual unfinished builds from Sci-Fi I/II/III will be allowed in Sci-Fi IV no matter how the build has progressed.



That sounds great, Jesper, I've been so sick the last month I haven't got anything done on the sub. Hopefully by SciFi IV I'll be somewhat mobile...
Spruslayer
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Posted: Tuesday, January 09, 2018 - 10:45 AM GMT+7
Thanks Jesper
Heres the weathering on the top half
I now call it weathering gone wild,styrene edition

SGTJKJ
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Posted: Friday, January 05, 2018 - 11:18 PM GMT+7
Mike, i Think the camouflage looks good. Would be an effective camouflage on a spinning soucer.

Looking forward to see it finished
Spruslayer
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Posted: Friday, January 05, 2018 - 01:42 PM GMT+7


Finally made progress on the saucer after the color mihap looks like ill be done by the first
Not happy with the camo ,looks to busy to me,but on to weathering to wrap this thing up
SGTJKJ
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Posted: Friday, January 05, 2018 - 01:48 AM GMT+7
I have submitted a proposal for Sci-Fi IV. It is to start 1st july 2018.

This way we finish the campaign this year and there is only a minimal overlap with the Godzilla campaign.
zontar
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Posted: Thursday, January 04, 2018 - 08:16 PM GMT+7
Thanks Jesper. Ill keep checking in on it.
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MODELGEEK
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Posted: Thursday, January 04, 2018 - 03:34 AM GMT+7

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Great Entries to all. Very nice work.

Jesper, I would definitely be interested in Sci-Fi IV, since I had to bail on Sci-Fi II. We moved house and I finally have opportunity for a proper modelling space, which I'm currently organizing. I would love to resurrect my abandoned snowspeeder project.

Zon




Hi Zon

Congrats on the new house and modelling area. I will submit a Sci-Fi IV at some point. Probably wait until the Godzilla campaign is finished or almost finished - maybe second half of 2018.

As usual unfinished builds from Sci-Fi I/II/III will be allowed in Sci-Fi IV no matter how the build has progressed.



thanks for hosting the campaign and i look forward to the next one!
SGTJKJ
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 08:53 PM GMT+7

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Great Entries to all. Very nice work.

Jesper, I would definitely be interested in Sci-Fi IV, since I had to bail on Sci-Fi II. We moved house and I finally have opportunity for a proper modelling space, which I'm currently organizing. I would love to resurrect my abandoned snowspeeder project.

Zon



Hi Zon

Congrats on the new house and modelling area. I will submit a Sci-Fi IV at some point. Probably wait until the Godzilla campaign is finished or almost finished - maybe second half of 2018.

As usual unfinished builds from Sci-Fi I/II/III will be allowed in Sci-Fi IV no matter how the build has progressed.
North4003
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 03:57 PM GMT+7
Jesper, thanks for the update.
zontar
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 01:15 PM GMT+7
Great Entries to all. Very nice work.

Jesper, I would definitely be interested in Sci-Fi IV, since I had to bail on Sci-Fi II. We moved house and I finally have opportunity for a proper modelling space, which I'm currently organizing. I would love to resurrect my abandoned snowspeeder project.

Zon
SGTJKJ
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 01:43 AM GMT+7

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Yes Jesper, thanks for Sci-Fi III! I wasn't much of a Sci-Fi builder but your campaigns have changed that. Hope there's a Sci-Fi IV sometimes in 2018; you've done a great job on these campaigns.
Now on to the Godzilla campaign.
Take care,
Don "Lakota"



It is great to see some more traffic on this part of the forum. The campaigns certainly help.
If people are up for it, I will certainly run a Sci-Fi IV. Maybe after the Godzilla campaign or slightly overlapping.
SGTJKJ
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 01:41 AM GMT+7
Brent, no ribbons yet.

A couple of the participants requested an extension until 1st february, so I reward ribbons at that time to make it easier.

However, it is possible to award ribbons more than once, so if you cannot wait I can award some now and some in february.
North4003
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Posted: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 - 04:12 PM GMT+7
Have the ribbons been awarded?
Lakota
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Posted: Monday, January 01, 2018 - 01:50 PM GMT+7
Yes Jesper, thanks for Sci-Fi III! I wasn't much of a Sci-Fi builder but your campaigns have changed that. Hope there's a Sci-Fi IV sometimes in 2018; you've done a great job on these campaigns.
Now on to the Godzilla campaign.
Take care,
Don "Lakota"
North4003
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Posted: Monday, January 01, 2018 - 01:18 AM GMT+7
Jesper, thanks for hosting the Campaign. Today begins my hosting of the Godzilla Campaign. Sci-Fi III was very cool.
SGTJKJ
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Posted: Monday, January 01, 2018 - 12:45 AM GMT+7
Don, congrats on finishing! Nice build!

Brent, cool Y-wing.

North4003
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Posted: Sunday, December 31, 2017 - 07:27 AM GMT+7
Hi, been working on the old MPC Y Wing Fighter. Here is it nearing completion and the completed model with stand no less!