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28mm Fanatik21 Feb 2019 1:26 p.m. PST

Yikes! Other than the usual scan line issues, the .50-cal AA MG shouldn't be thicker than the main cannon!

Man, these releases have become a running joke on a near daily basis.

Personal logo Buckeye AKA Darryl Supporting Member of TMP22 Feb 2019 3:41 a.m. PST

What causes these scan lines? I have ordered 3D printed items from Shapeways with no lines. A case of printing at a lower "resolution?"

Montgomery OTool22 Feb 2019 4:54 a.m. PST

Cheaper printer or a faster low resolution setting.

PraetorianHistorian22 Feb 2019 4:59 a.m. PST

Buckeye, as someone who 3D prints daily, I can tell you he is running his printer too fast and at lower settings in order to turn out more product. Quantity over quality. Also, he should have just left the .50 without a barrel and glued on a hair thin piece of wire.

Who asked this joker22 Feb 2019 7:27 a.m. PST

That is a decent enough print. Much better than some he's posted. Still requires a light skim of filler and the replacement of the MG barrel for a piece of wire, as mentioned above.

Vigilant22 Feb 2019 11:53 a.m. PST

Or for £5.00 GBP more in 28mm you can get 1 from Warlord which doesn't have lines all over, with a correctly scaled MG and decals.

companycmd25 Feb 2019 2:35 p.m. PST

Or just get a 1/72 model from Hasegawa (still the best Chaffee) OR even better, buy the die cast ones that are all over ebay.

At the very least this image looks better than the previous ones but why the heck is this guy running his printer so fast???? How many orders does he fill on a daily basis?

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