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Old September 12 2013, 11:36 AM   #16
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Re: Starship Enterprise NCC-1701 -1/350 scale model

Beautiful.
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Old September 12 2013, 03:32 PM   #17
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Beautiful.
Indeed she is.
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Old September 12 2013, 04:04 PM   #18
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Re: Starship Enterprise NCC-1701 -1/350 scale model

Fantastic.
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Old September 12 2013, 08:09 PM   #19
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Just lovely. Excellent job, sir!
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Old September 12 2013, 08:22 PM   #20
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Re: Starship Enterprise NCC-1701 -1/350 scale model

I'm not a "hater" of CGI by no means but sometimes physical just works better...like now. Great Job!!!
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Old September 12 2013, 11:04 PM   #21
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I like CGI fine - but most of the time my brain turns on the CGI alarm the moment I see it. I guess I've gotten too adept at spotting it.
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Old September 13 2013, 03:39 AM   #22
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Those old enough to have built one of the 70s AMT kits can only be jealous of how those engine nacelles are actually, uh, staying attached!
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Old September 13 2013, 06:06 PM   #23
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^And who'd have thought that the way to do it was just make the damn tabs longer and slots deeper?
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Old September 13 2013, 09:23 PM   #24
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Crazy talk! It'll never work.
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Old September 13 2013, 11:52 PM   #25
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Re: Starship Enterprise NCC-1701 -1/350 scale model

Nice job! I started working on one of these too, but after all the time spent smoothing out the gridlines and trying to install the dang shuttlebay lights in the cramped secondary hull, I kinda needed to get away from the thing for awhile.

It's definitely a big project to make this thing look right.
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Old September 14 2013, 01:52 PM   #26
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btw, you should post this in the Fan Art forum too - that's where we usually post model kits.
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Old September 14 2013, 04:47 PM   #27
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btw, you should post this in the Fan Art forum too - that's where we usually post model kits.
Yes. That was my intention originally but I screwed up and put it in the wrong place. Should I post it again over in Fan Art or should I request it be moved? Seems silly to have it in two places.

BTW.... thanks for the nice comments everyone. This is my favorite build and I've been building models for over 35 years.
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Old September 14 2013, 06:59 PM   #28
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Good point, moving it may be best.
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Old September 15 2013, 06:53 AM   #29
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Moving to fan art.
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Old September 16 2013, 07:20 PM   #30
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Sweet! That could be taken as an original shot from the series.
The original series visual effects were never this crystal-clear. That image is stupendous.
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