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S-65 City Tractor
Rinaldi Studio Press SM.02 S-65 City Tractor
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by: Adam Mann [ MANNLOON ]


Originally published on:
Armorama

SUMMARY
Highs: Very detailed step by step.
Lows: Very obscure subject.
Verdict: Highly recommended, another great book from Rinaldi.
  Scale: 1:35
  Mfg. ID: SM02
  Suggested Retail: $20
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  PUBLISHED: Apr 16, 2016
  NATIONALITY: Russia
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 78.00%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 95.90%

About Adam Mann (Mannloon)
FROM: WISCONSIN, UNITED STATES

I am a professional video game artist specializing in hard surface modeling and PBR texturing. I started making armor models a few years ago and have been trying since to translate my digital skills to paint and plastic, which isn't always easy. My specialty is German Armor in 1/35.

Copyright 2018 text by Adam Mann [ MANNLOON ]. Images also by copyright holder unless otherwise noted. Opinions expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of ModelGeek. All rights reserved.



Comments

Thank you Adam. A very useful review as I have been pondering a purchase of this one.
APR 16, 2016 - 06:42 PM
Thank you for a very well done review. As a result I have ordered the book and am looking forward trying some of his techniques.
APR 17, 2016 - 07:49 PM
This is what I'm thinking about, too... I bought some wonder-sets lately, to see if I can create breathtaking weathering effects, but it seems like even the magic sets won't help me improve if there's no know-how behind them (and conversely, you can do wonders with the "old" DIY techniques. None of it is a revelation (I've expected as much), merely the conclusion of my experiment.
APR 18, 2016 - 03:09 AM
Thanks guys. His chipping and weathering techniques on that tractor are really sweet.
APR 18, 2016 - 03:48 AM
We broke our quick reply box. Working on it. Until fixed go to topic to reply.
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