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 #24527  by Blaxmyth
 Fri Dec 15, 2017 5:26 am
Really scungy old belt from an op shop. Cost a dollar - the only actual cash outlay specifically for this build so far. The rest is from stuff in the shed.
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All metal bits secured. Just needs wrapping now. And lots of weathering.
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 #24550  by badges2nz
 Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:37 am
Hey blaxmyth, I'm really looking forward to getting my hands on one of these.
Nice work.
 #24551  by Blaxmyth
 Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:52 am
Cheers, badges! It's coming on nicely. Making a big push on the cloth covering over the next few days. Will post some more progress pics tomorrow.
 #24552  by Blaxmyth
 Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:54 am
Here's one now. I'm using contact cement so the glue won't show through, so it takes longer waiting for each strip to dry before wrapping it onto the base.
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 #24559  by Blaxmyth
 Sat Jan 06, 2018 2:51 am
Some more progress now that our Christmas guests have departed. Still quite a few more wraps to apply - some thinner ones, plus then there'll be a lot of weathering. Then to make a display base and it'll be finished.
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