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Completed Groundwork US Marines - Khe Sanh- Vietnam

Discussion in 'Groundwork' started by m@rp, Jan 27, 2019.

  1. m@rp Active Member

    Hi Guys,
    here under you will find a batch ofpictures of an SBS I made 8 month ago ;
    Each pic is numbered and you will find a brief caption here under.
    It's a project based on pegaso models US Marines 90mm.
    Hope you will enjoy that

    pic 1: The base made of pinewood and bamboo
    pic 2: size of pinewood
    pic 3: original groundwork provided by Pegaso
    pic 4: a piece of styrofoam (to add some volume to groundwork)
    pic 5: layout of the future groundwork
    pic 6: bi-composant epoxy glue
    pic 7: the pieces are glued to base and some shapes has been done to the foam. Once done, the foam is covered with epoxy glue to permit the putty to stick
    pic 8: the putty (Milliput) is ready to be applied
    pic 9: putty is placed
    pic 10: Tools used to shape the ground
    pic 11: Tools used to shape the ground
    pic 12: Tools used to shape the ground
    pic 13: sand bags shaped
    pic 14: sand bags shaped
    pic 15: cotton tissue
    pic 16: I did a print of tissue on sandbag to imitate a net
    pic 17: view of the net in zoom
    pic 18: view of the net in zoom
    pic 19: aerial view of the groundwork ( At this stage you can stop the process if you want and begin to paint)
    pic 20: surgical compress soaked in a mix ofwhite glue and water
    pic 21: surgical compress shape on sandbags
    pic 22: final result
    pic 23: final result
    pic 24: final result

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    John Bowery likes this.
  2. John Bowery A Fixture

    Coming along very nice and he looks good on the base.

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