RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 149,598
Posts: 5,948,343
Members: 26,487
Currently online: 439
Newest member: jerrypcampe

Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.

Go Back   The Trek BBS > Star Trek Fandom > Fan Art

Fan Art Post your Trek fan art here, including hobby models and collectibles.

Thread Tools
Old December 15 2012, 11:54 PM   #31
Rear Admiral
Kaiser's Avatar
Location: Boyertown, PA as of July 2011
Send a message via Windows Live Messenger to Kaiser Send a message via Yahoo to Kaiser
Re: WIP - USS Enterprise: the R-Protocol

Awesome design and model there
All my Starship Drawings and Art + My custom mini ship collection. Only 1 mini ship and 2 model kit ships are by me. 3DS Friend code: 0731-4800-6817
Kaiser is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 18 2012, 02:54 AM   #32
Re: WIP - USS Enterprise: the R-Protocol

Kaiser, thanx!

Publishr - I've used Scotchlite, both for the windows on my 1/350 E buildup and for the interior "lighting" on my Jupiter II. It's probably do-able to make large scale applications on something as large as an Enterprise model, but haven't tackled anything like that yet. Going by what those Scotchlite sheets on the linked website you posted, these will likely cost more than painting, but you would get some benefit making the model self-illuminating to a degree. The one obstacle is that you would have to seal the decals once applied and my experience is that acrylic enamel clearcoats dull the reflectivity. I had to mask all the windows on my Enterprise to prevent this and handpaint Future over all to seal them. Maybe airbrushed coats of Future would work.
Orne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 29 2012, 09:54 PM   #33
Rear Admiral
Re: WIP - USS Enterprise: the R-Protocol

Any progress on Charger?
publiusr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 13 2013, 10:31 AM   #34
Re: WIP - USS Enterprise: the R-Protocol

No progress, other than pulling parts out of the box, wishing for a little spare time to work on it, then going back to the workbench to finish some paying projects.
Orne is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:54 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.