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garage 263


4 Responses to “garage 263”


  1. 1 Ms. Peel
    May 25, 2013 at 8:38 am

    Hokey smokes does she look pretty! And the chair for the Spindrift is just amazing- how was that made? was it 3D printed? or is it good old fashioned sculpt?

    • 2 Jeff
      May 25, 2013 at 11:17 am

      The chair was cut out of an old piece of 2×4 on a bandsaw, following a template I had drawn and scaled in a CAD program. It was then rough carved and sanded. The arm rests are attached with bent nails and the base is turned from a scrap piece of Alumilite. The production version will be sculpted from sculpy and then a mold will be taken of the parts and cast in alumilite.

  2. 3 Raul Quiles Jr.
    May 25, 2013 at 12:50 pm

    There are four lights!!

  3. May 26, 2013 at 11:55 am

    Watching the videos on the K’tinga build and it’s looking great! I just wanted to mention that I’ve been using Plastikote brand of primer for many years now and I’ve fond it to be a very smooth application and easy to sand. It’s a high quality auto primer that takes any paint over it and I’ve even used it as the final color of certain models. It takes weathering very well and comes in a few different colors.

    http://www.plastikote.com/products/Primer/Sandable-Primer.html

    Check it out…

    Jeff


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