Started work on the solar panels The fit is quite excellent and very precise. In some cases, I had to sand away from where some paint had been sprayed to get things to fit. Here is one assembled with just the blasters to be painted. Since it is a very small area to be sprayed and I have to be precise, it is the perfect job for the Sotar 20/20 airbrush. I could mask the area but the Sotar has such a tiny spray area, I won’t need too. Both of them after painting.
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As I previously mentioned. the next build will be the Bandai 1/72 TIE Interceptor. I picked this kit up a while ago and did an inbox review of it at that point. Looking forward to building it up. The first order of business is figuring out what color I wanted to paint it. There have been many discussions across the internet about what the true color is. Suggestions from a light grey to a more bluish dark gray. I prefer the later myself but I also knew I was going to be adding a wash which will darken and weather the base coat. In the end, there were two possible choices, both by Tamiya. XF 66 Light Grey and XF 82 Ocean Grey 2 (RAF). I decided to paint two parts of the kit to see how they looked. Both parts before priming with Vallejo Black. After priming and getting ready for…
I’ve been wanting this kit for a while but due to rights issues, it was hard to get locally.