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Offline forcecommander

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #240 on: October 02, 2017, 12:57:41 AM »
I'm having trouble picturing what the tea leaf basing will look like, anyone have a handy pic?

Offline von Lucky

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Offline forcecommander

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #242 on: October 02, 2017, 12:35:02 PM »
 o_o some days I amaze myself with my lack of common sense... but anyway, thanks for that! That's a really cool effect.

Offline von Lucky

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #243 on: November 06, 2018, 07:39:38 AM »
lol Yes we are

No. 20: tipping my dirty glass of water to clean my brush over.
Over the minis. Over the keyboard. Down behind the desk. Behind the book shelf. I had no idea how much water a glass can hold until this happened. Twice.

And again! It's amazing the area a glass of water can cover. But I was clever(?), unconsciously having built up a dam system with half completed terrain pieces and miniatures to contain the spill. lol

Offline zemjw

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #244 on: November 06, 2018, 10:27:46 AM »
It may be worth considering constructing the device I described a few pages back - http://leadadventureforum.com/index.php?topic=87581.msg1113442#msg1113442 lol

You can get cups and mugs that always stay upright, try searching for "untipable mug" ;D

Offline Wyrmalla

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #245 on: November 09, 2018, 08:07:19 PM »
116. Cutting bits off metal models whilst sitting besides a laptop.

"Plink", oh, that was a near miss - as a piece of metal flies away from under my blade past the laptop screen. "Plink", damn, that was close to. "Plink", Great, I finally cut this damn model's head off. Now where did it fly away to? Oh.

Phew, Gorilla Glass. :)

...Though finding out just what that screen could take only emboldened me to continue watching Youtube videos whilst modelling in future.  ::)

Offline von Lucky

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #246 on: November 09, 2018, 09:48:20 PM »
zemjw - hah, it's a tallboy glass. I guess a shorter, fatter glass will solve this to a large extent.

Offline Bergil

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #247 on: November 30, 2018, 11:53:47 PM »
Getting a 3 inch piece of thin wire used for creating armatures buried deep within my arm.

Required surgery :/

Morphine was good.

Offline Billchuck

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #248 on: December 01, 2018, 05:11:00 AM »
Getting a 3 inch piece of thin wire used for creating armatures buried deep within my arm.

Required surgery :/

Morphine was good.

9 out of 10 doctors recommend not doing that.

Offline von Lucky

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #249 on: December 01, 2018, 08:28:15 AM »
Gee-zus!

Offline Dr Mathias

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #250 on: December 10, 2018, 02:14:12 AM »
Getting a 3 inch piece of thin wire used for creating armatures buried deep within my arm.

Required surgery :/

Morphine was good.

Damn, must have been some force behind that.
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Offline Pijlie

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Re: The less-than-brilliant modelling club
« Reply #251 on: December 10, 2018, 12:27:04 PM »
9 out of 10 doctors recommend not doing that.

Doctor nr 10 is a wargamer himself.....
I wish I were a glowworm
'cause glowworms 're never glum
How can you be grumpy
When the sun shines out yer bum?

 

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