Don't cross me...

Discussion in 'Personal Gallery' started by Clave, Jun 13, 2008.

  1. Clave

    Clave Well-Known Member

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    ..when I am drawing rivets, just don't
     

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    Uh, you can play 'guess the plane' if you want, but it's really, really easy given recent form... :p
     
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    Looks like a lot of work to me....:shock:
     
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    I just wish I could see the picture.:|
     
  5. Clave

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    Changed to an attachment - it is very wide though...
     
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    I don't see a prop... must be one of those new-fangled jets....

    Good job drawing all those little "o" s [i.e. Cheerios]

    Charles
     
  7. Aaron Brooks Wolters

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    Much appreciated. That is fantastic! Thanks.:mrgreen:
     
  8. Clave

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    :D

    1,020 in the nose...
     
  9. ScOoTeR1992

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    woah man may i ask how long that actually took
     
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    What are you using for these prelimenary designs? If it's any type of CAD program (AutoCAD or MicroStation), you would just love the array or multiple copy command.
     
  11. Clave

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    I do the whole thing in Illustrator, so duplication is possible - in a straight line - but putting them on a curve is not... :cry:

    I think there's 3 hours+ worth of rivets there, but I wasn't really watching the clock...
     
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    Also - *sigh of relief* I am glad to get this next bit out of the way:
     

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    impressive Clave, say will you have time to throw in an attempt on ww2 night fighters sometime ?

    E ~ BC Mossie XXX would be nice ........... hint, hint
     
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  15. Aaron Brooks Wolters

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    Clave, you have waaay to much patients man. That's unreal. I love your work, keep up the great work.:shock: 8)
     
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    I am very impatient! :lol: I just plod through this bit, but I really want to get on to doing the camo, markings and shading... :evil:

    There is some sort of night fighter in the pipeline, but it's a way off yet... ;)

    Indeed.. been in the back of my mind for a while, but I'm going to stay away from Rivet Hell for a while after this current project. Soviet planes have waay too many fasteners! :shock:
     
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    So does that mean it is an Su-22, Clave? Looks like one and I think my comment may have gotten lost in your fan club. :)
     
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    :lol:

    I don't have a reference drawing for the Su-22, sorry...

    Edit: scrub that.. it's a variation of the Su-17, so there is a chance after all...
     
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    Progress!

    Time to move on to the best bits - colouring, markings, shading etc...
     

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    :shock: Phew... that sure puts some perspective on just how much work is required in the early stages.....Great stuff man!
     
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