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a little OT but interesting
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 02, 2012 10:45 am
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a CGI rendered Jagdpanther diorama

www.luijken.com/?p=753

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Hi Piney! Hi Folks!

Interesting way to do dioramas. Best thing is that has a VERY small foot print.

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Hi Piney! Hi Folks!

Interesting way to do diroamas. Best thing is that has a VERY small foot print.

Sgt, Scouts Out!


...whereas an NDP diorama in 1/35th would just about fill an empty-nest bedroom. Wink
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 03, 2012 4:25 pm
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Hi Doug! Hi Folks!

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- Roy_A_Lingle

Interesting way to do diroamas. Best thing is that has a VERY small foot print.
Sgt, Scouts Out!

...whereas an NDP diorama in 1/35th would just about fill an empty-nest bedroom. Wink

Minor problem doing a Troop NDP, it would take for ever to plant all the elephant grass needed. But then that is a SMALL diorama compaired to the one I would love to build in my back yard. Normandy, all five beachs! Still trying to figure out how many Sherman and Churchill tank kits I would need.

So far my wife keeps telling NO!
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Roy

Now THAT's an ambitious plan.....1/35 scale Normandy Landing Diorama !!?? WOW


Besides, I assume you have direct access to the beach.... (HA HA HA....yeah hundreds of miles of beach,.....but no water!?)

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Hi Dontos! Hi Folks!

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Roy
Now THAT's an ambitious plan.....1/35 scale Normandy Landing Diorama !!?? WOW

Besides, I assume you have direct access to the beach.... (HA HA HA....yeah hundreds of miles of beach,.....but no water!?)
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Dontos!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! You dream destoryer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Your comment sent me out to my beach with a tape measure to see just how long it was in 1/35 scale. It turns out my beach is just under one mile in 1/35 scale!!!!!!!!!!!!!! That leaves my beach about 49 miles short!!!!!!!!!!!!So much for that dream!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Sad

As for "No water"? A beach has water? Are you trying to tell me that the "Breach Front Property" I have is NOT a breach??????????????
Evil or Very Mad
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Roy

HA HA HA !!! (opps) Mr. Green

Sorry for that... Cool

And to think,... you are a 'scout' (!?)

As for the needed land to do that 1/35 scale diorama.

Just buy out a neighbors land, clear it, and presto-chango, you got your needed space.....

The real downside is the volume of model construction needed,.....you might want to 'enlist' the whole club.

Still a really cool idea...!!

Good Luck with that one.

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if you would build the D-day beach using a CGI or other 3D modelling program, space would not be a problem

you could build the complete European WW2 battle field ...... Shocked ....

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 07, 2012 9:04 am
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if you would build the D-day beach using a CGI or other 3D modelling program, space would not be a problem

you could build the complete European WW2 battle field ...... Shocked ....


That too would be a neat project, but the 'super computer' needed for that much rendering.... You'd make Bill Gates Personal 'Christmas Card List'.... Mr. Green

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