Ugly Xie-Wingceptor

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dark kyp
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Ugly Xie-Wingceptor

Post by dark kyp » November 28th, 2021, 3:24 pm

Here is a new project I started.

It will be a mix between a X-Wing and a Tie interceptor! Both are AMTs kits.
I know that there is a scale difference between the two of them.
I hope I will cut enougth in the Tie in order that it is not seenable!

I am going to 3D print the inside of the cockpit in order to remove the ugly one from the kit.

Here are the first pictures:

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Re: Ugly Xie-Wingceptor

Post by Ramsayman » December 1st, 2021, 6:59 am

I know the "Scale" isn't right, but most people won't notice unless you're a complete scale Star Wars geek... there are none of those on here, are there...?

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Re: Ugly Xie-Wingceptor

Post by dark kyp » December 20th, 2021, 6:45 pm

Star Wars geeks? Where? :D :D :D :lol: :lol: :lol:

Thanks for your comments guys!

Here are the next steps!

New canopy:

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New droid:

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New cockpit:

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Parts waiting for the next steps:

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Nose modifications:

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The plan for the next steps is to make take out the inside of the 3D printed cockpit to add it in the AMT hull!

I will also make something with the Tie main ball!

Stay tuned! :)

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Re: Ugly Xie-Wingceptor

Post by Ramsayman » December 25th, 2021, 3:28 am

Wow! You're going to town with this! I expected just a model mash up, but those printed parts are cool!

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Re: Ugly Xie-Wingceptor

Post by dark kyp » January 10th, 2022, 9:56 pm

Thanks for your comment Ramsayman!

Here are the next steps:

3D printed parts in place:

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Left wings in progress:

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I am almost done with the building stage, soon.... Primer! :D

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Re: Ugly Xie-Wingceptor

Post by Bauble » January 18th, 2022, 7:10 pm

Dark Kyp,

This is crazy awesome! I love it!

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