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Personal logo MrHarold Sponsoring Member of TMP29 May 2017 6:13 p.m. PST

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Fast Attack Cruiser 5132. FSS Cygnus

Purchased from: auction

For use with Full Thrust.

tkdguy29 May 2017 6:40 p.m. PST

That's a fine ship! Congrats on getting her.

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian29 May 2017 7:04 p.m. PST

The turrets move?

Louie N29 May 2017 7:08 p.m. PST

A good looking ship

Deeman29 May 2017 7:21 p.m. PST

Nice!

Personal logo MrHarold Sponsoring Member of TMP29 May 2017 7:36 p.m. PST

The turrets don't move, I glued them in place. Not sure there'd be a reasonable way to make them move :)

LoudNinjaGames03 Jun 2017 11:17 a.m. PST

Brush painted or airbrushed?

-Eli

Lion in the Stars04 Jun 2017 1:03 a.m. PST

The turrets don't move, I glued them in place. Not sure there'd be a reasonable way to make them move :)

They do make 1mm diameter rare-earth magnets, which would be plenty strong to hold the turrets on and allow them to spin.

Part time gamer04 Jun 2017 10:43 p.m. PST

That looks great! Is it plastic or resin? What scale is the miniature?

I consider this a 'realistic image' of Earths first stage space military forces to look like.
Still mounting the 'wet navy' style turrets, as well as Port/Stbd fixed weapons.

TheBeast Supporting Member of TMP05 Jun 2017 5:41 a.m. PST

Are those still available from the original maker? Is he still in business? Can't even remember the company name.

Thanks in advance, and, yes, well done, Mr. Harold!

Doug

Personal logo MrHarold Sponsoring Member of TMP05 Jun 2017 5:19 p.m. PST

These are "gzg" scale… not sure on the actual numbers.

These are resin casts.

Here is his webpage:
link

I don't think they are available anymore.

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