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Sandrock’s Lab: Painting and Decals

Another update on my Duel E Gundam.  Trying to get all these weapons and armor painted with decals. So I’ve managed to work on the Breastplate, the Front Skirt Armor and the Right shoulder Armor of the Knighthood shroud.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: Hip/Butt Armor

Concept: I didn’t like the way the hip/butt Assault Shroud armor limited the range of leg movement on the Duel.  I decided I would reinvent that section of armor to allow for greater flexibility.  In theory, The Knighthood  Shroud Armor … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: Overdue Update: Painting 2

It has been a while since I updated.  I found a few moments to work on my Duel E Gundam project. I decided against using the stock Eye parts that came with the model kit.  Instead I decided to use … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: Overdue Update: Painting

  I have been busy the last few months.  A lot has happened.  I made myself set aside some time to work on the Duel Gundam.  I have also hit stumbling blocks with getting paints and supplies.  I have decided … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: Detailing Update

Priming will come soon.  The weather is getting nicer. Detailing Updates I added a layer of polystyrene to the toes to reshape the tip of the foot. I carved a line into the shoulder armor.  This was done on the … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: Detailing Part 4

Concept: Here’s more detailing work.  Again, I’m trying to avoid any heavy mods that would weigh down the model kit.  Let’s get to it. I wanted to add extra thrust to the Lancer Add-On.  That’s new piece is from the … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: Duel’s new shield

Concept: Many of the Gundams of the Cosmic Era come with a standard shield.  I have about 6 of standard Gundam shields in my model collection.  These shields come with variations of the Gundam Strike and the Gundam Astray.  If … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: The Breastplate

Concept: The Gap in the additional assault shroud breastplate reminds me of the Mono Eye system used in Zakus.  So I thought I’d use that for something… The Altron, and Shen Long Gundams all had something called a “Fighting Sight”  … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: Rebuilding the backpack Part 5

Rather than show all the build up pictures, I’m just going to show the (nearly finished) product. Concept: The heart of my Duel Gundam project is to allow the Duel to equip Striker Packs.  The next goal is to make … Continue reading

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Sandrock’s Lab: Rebuilding the backpack Part 3

Concept: One of the goals of this project is to create the a striker pack that invokes some aesthetic of the Aile Striker pack.  I’ve found some parts that I could use to help me accomplish. Here is a picture … Continue reading

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