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Re: Starcrafts 1:1400 TOS Enterprise (WiP)

Post by Tesral » Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:30 am

Cubey Terra wrote:
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Happy to see somebody else using Humbrol enamels. They need a bit of thinning, but I like the durability once they dry.

Nice work so far! :thumbsup:
I love Humbrol. Near impossible to get.
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Re: Starcrafts 1:1400 TOS Enterprise (WiP)

Post by ProfArturo » Wed Sep 05, 2018 10:25 am

Thanks all, your kind words are a great boost to helping me finish it sooner rather than later.

There's been a bit of a supply issue in the UK with Humbrol lately, supposedly the parent company Hornby is on the verge of bankruptcy or so my local model shop guy tells me.

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Re: Starcrafts 1:1400 TOS Enterprise (WiP)

Post by Tesral » Wed Sep 05, 2018 11:24 pm

ProfArturo wrote:
Wed Sep 05, 2018 10:25 am
Thanks all, your kind words are a great boost to helping me finish it sooner rather than later.

There's been a bit of a supply issue in the UK with Humbrol lately, supposedly the parent company Hornby is on the verge of bankruptcy or so my local model shop guy tells me.
I'm in the States, even worse.
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Re: Starcrafts 1:1400 TOS Enterprise (WiP)

Post by mophius » Thu Sep 06, 2018 1:11 pm

I went to my local Hobby craft today and saw that over half of the Humbrol stand was empty. They did have Revell though and some Tamiya so I just had to relieve them of some stock. :D
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Re: Starcrafts 1:1400 TOS Enterprise (WiP)

Post by Tesral » Thu Sep 06, 2018 5:45 pm

mophius wrote:
Thu Sep 06, 2018 1:11 pm
I went to my local Hobby craft today and saw that over half of the Humbrol stand was empty. They did have Revell though and some Tamiya so I just had to relieve them of some stock. :D
That was the case last time I looked as well. I did not get any Humbrol because everything else I have is Acrylic. Without a sure stock I'm not getting back into it.
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Re: Starcrafts 1:1400 TOS Enterprise (WiP)

Post by Cubey Terra » Fri Sep 07, 2018 4:07 am

Tesral wrote:
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:30 am
Cubey Terra wrote:
Wed Sep 05, 2018 1:20 am
Happy to see somebody else using Humbrol enamels. They need a bit of thinning, but I like the durability once they dry.

Nice work so far! :thumbsup:
I love Humbrol. Near impossible to get.
Really? The hobby stores around Vancouver always have Humbrol on the shelves.

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Re: Starcrafts 1:1400 TOS Enterprise (WiP)

Post by Tesral » Fri Sep 07, 2018 5:13 am

Cubey Terra wrote:
Fri Sep 07, 2018 4:07 am

Really? The hobby stores around Vancouver always have Humbrol on the shelves.
Yes, I don't live in Vancouver. Only one LHS has it and they have not much.
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