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Offline T Prime

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Sculpting Tools
« on: October 24, 2005, 08:17:10 PM »
I have been asked enough times now about what sculpting tools I use and thought I may as well share it here. I have, as many do a variety of tools I use, some cobbled together from parts and such and others that are commercially available (like my dental tools).

Like most creative things however the tools used are mostly a matter of personal preference and style. If you are starting out or trying to ramp up your conversion skills, I will recommend the nice folks at Gale Force Nine who have a kit they make available at their online store. I do not know if FLGS carry it but I am sure they could. It seems quite a good place to start. I have attached the link here: http://www.gf9.com/store/default.php?cPath=37. They also offer some other cool templates you might find useful. I have found them to be both professional and friendly so recommend patronizing there business.

Beyong the actual tools, I recommend a heating chamber and lots of cork. :)
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Re: Sculpting Tools
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2005, 08:25:22 PM »
Dental tools, X-acto blades, Ballpoint Pen Caps, Fingers, Paper Clips, Fingernail files, modeling files, tactical smart missiles, phased-plasma pulse rifles, RPGs, we got sonic electronic ball breakers! We got nukes, we got knives, sharp sticks


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at least i wasn't quotin West side Story.

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Re: Sculpting Tools
« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2005, 06:05:11 PM »
Don't forget the duct tape...you always have to have the duct tape...

that and Nu-Skin...

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Re: Sculpting Tools
« Reply #3 on: October 26, 2005, 07:23:39 AM »
Thanks for the post Thom.  I just bought a cheapo set from Squadron--I think they may not be all that for trying one's hand at sculpting a mini.  I'll check out your recommendation.  Cheers.
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Re: Sculpting Tools
« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2005, 01:04:33 PM »
NP- Also you may want to invest in some electrical tape too.
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