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...To protect your piece during clamping I have found a piece of bicycle inner-tube rubber to be ideal, and also one of those thick rubber bands from a head of broccoli works pretty good too.

Thanks for the advise Demihuman, I'll try it next time.


The critical part was adjusting the second neck from the right and the wing. There is a spike on the shoulder that I've kept as a reference where the neck join the body. The wing attaches to the body just next to this spike (last picture). And,more of the tool bits I've been using, affectionately named finger shredder and bone engraver.





Finger shredder <_<



Bone engraver ::o:












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I think that sums up this project nicely.  Very well done MetalChaos.  Absolutely insane.  I want one now.  Just freaking awesome.

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neat!   you definitly have a lot of modding talent and imagination.

Maybe we should let Metalchaos and Froggy go head to head.

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neat!   you definitly have a lot of modding talent and imagination.

Maybe we should let Metalchaos and Froggy go head to head.


Let's make it interesting and make it Mortal Kombat style. We can suspend them over a pit of spike and lava and whoever finishes last gets dropped in!



Oh, wait, that's a terrible idea -_- When you said "head to head" though I got this image of a metal guy and a giant frog guy starting to fight while the Mortal Kombat announcer yelled "FIGHT!" :rolleyes: Too much evil in this thread I think.

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You are truly a master, I've learned 10 things from you already. I never thought to use rubber bands!


(Don't know why the phone turned truly into turkey... Must have thanksgiving on the mind)

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Thanks for the compliments guys, It's alway a pleasure to share some tips.

I personally think Froggy is more creative than I am. I see myself as a technical guy.

Talking about challenge, maybe someday we should do a conversion contest.

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What a fantastic project! I'm thoroughly enjoying watching your amazing conversion skills turn so many different parts into one cohesive whole! Even knowing that those moose antlers were separate things, seeing them on the dragon head, I can't even tell that they weren't part of the sculpt in the first place! :D


I really like your style of taking pictures during the actual process, showing the tools you're using and how you're using them, it's very cool! Makes me feel like I'm right there watching a pro at work. *munches chocolate-covered raisins*


I also found the greenstuff picture very funny; dragon OMNOMNOM GS! lol



--OneBoot :D

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