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R2D2 painting - kylecampbell - 03-12-2019

Sanding, Painting and prep-work coming along very slowly.  Just waiting for better weather so I can paint outside more. 

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And here, showing the mods to the lower dome ring.   I took it all apart and and stretched it out so the lasy susan was loose within the ring.  No more jamming of the dome.  I filled the gaps using my 3D pen. [see below]
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Dome work and "Welding" of the dome parts togeather. 
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Finally got the undercoat on the dome and then its black silk coat. I can now see lots of blemishes and joins in the dome so its back to sanding and prepping parts again. Oh well.
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Once I am happy with this coat [hopefully at some point!], then its a silver coat and the final top coat in a shade of red, I think. 

Here's Dobby keeping an eye on it all. 
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And the door panels are now prepped and painted and getting sanded down. 

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I have decided to reprint most of the rear door sections as first attempts were really warped.
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I have sanded and filled and sanded and undercoated the legs/feet so might now try black and then silver coats on these. 
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RE: R2D2 painting - Cyber_One - 03-12-2019

Nice Work.