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Skinflint Games06 Jul 2018 2:49 p.m. PST

A quick tutorial on making sci fi buildings from common, freely available household junk – fun and quick build!

https://skinflintgames.wordpress.com/2018/07/05/terrain-talk-pt-7-nutritious-delicious-cheap-sci-fi-buildings

Ragbones Supporting Member of TMP06 Jul 2018 3:23 p.m. PST

That's great! I followed additional links on your blog and really like Fellowes Peak. Always fun and interesting to read your posts and blog.

Oberlindes Sol LIC06 Jul 2018 5:04 p.m. PST

Thanks. That's really nice work. I love doing the same kind of stuff. As a result, I have a few too many plastic containers in my storage unit!

dragon606 Jul 2018 6:19 p.m. PST

Very good work.

Baranovich06 Jul 2018 6:25 p.m. PST

Awesome use of common materials!

Legion 407 Jul 2018 8:03 a.m. PST

Yep ! I've done the same ! thumbs up

Allen5707 Jul 2018 9:32 a.m. PST

I have done the same for some huge 3 and 6mm buildings. Some plastic carryout food containers make great arena type buildings for 3mm. I also used to have a domed Stadium made from a cut up fruit container from the grocery store. Unfortunately, I sat on it when cleaning up one day.

Capt Flash07 Jul 2018 9:48 a.m. PST

Nice work! I just tossed two laundry detergent bottles into my laundry room trash can last night and was thinking I should keep the caps. Guess I'll be pulling them out later when I get home today.
Keep up the inspirational work!

Skinflint Games07 Jul 2018 4:14 p.m. PST

Thanks guys! Used some similar ideas to make buildings for Epic too, those containers are terrific bases to construct and convert :-)

tkdguy07 Jul 2018 10:22 p.m. PST

thumbs up

Personal logo javelin98 Supporting Member of TMP09 Jul 2018 11:31 p.m. PST

My ex-wife learned to be wary of the times I would stand frozen over the waste bin with a piece of unique trash in my hand and a faraway look in my eye…

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP10 Jul 2018 5:04 a.m. PST

SWMBO asks me if I want a vacuum form container for terrain before she throws it in the trash or the recycling.

Skinflint Games12 Jul 2018 5:18 a.m. PST

I have an empty mouthwash bottle that's been sat on top of my bathroom cupboard waiting to be turned into a sci fi freighter for almost two years 😂😂

Maxshadow13 Jul 2018 6:38 p.m. PST

Love it! Thanks!

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