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    The latest models from the Photon Shipyard, Gloucestershire









    I've always liked the fighters in "Buck Rogers", the design of the Earth Defence Directorate's "Thunderfighter" was originally intended to be the Viper in BSG. Maybe I'll do a few more in colonial markings.....

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    Lovely models! What would they do for damage in BSG?

    Could we assume similar stats to Vipers and Raiders?
    Mike
    "Flying is learning to throw yourself at the ground and miss" Douglas Adams
    "Wings of Glory won't skin your elbows and knees while practicing." OldGuy59

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    Probably, although Buck and Wilma should probably "one shot" everything

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    Quote Originally Posted by David Manley View Post
    Probably, although Buck and Wilma should probably "one shot" everything

    Pilot cards, then, too...
    Mike
    "Flying is learning to throw yourself at the ground and miss" Douglas Adams
    "Wings of Glory won't skin your elbows and knees while practicing." OldGuy59

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    Gathering "blueprint drawings", I found this post on another site: publicinsta.com - BSG/Buck Rogers Mash-up?
    Mike
    "Flying is learning to throw yourself at the ground and miss" Douglas Adams
    "Wings of Glory won't skin your elbows and knees while practicing." OldGuy59

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    Quote Originally Posted by David Manley View Post
    Probably, although Buck and Wilma should probably "one shot" everything
    "Be-de-be-de-be-de-be go get 'em, Buck!"

    Those look fantastic!

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    I can't find any decent 'Blueprint' drawings of the Draconian Mauraders. Darn!
    Mike
    "Flying is learning to throw yourself at the ground and miss" Douglas Adams
    "Wings of Glory won't skin your elbows and knees while practicing." OldGuy59

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    sweet! that was one of my favorite shows back in the day.

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    David; you're really making it hard to resist getting a 3D printer.

    Karl
    It is impossible for a man to begin to learn what he thinks he knows. -- Epictetus

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    Some Space Ships

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jager View Post
    David; you're really making it hard to resist getting a 3D printer.

    Karl
    Yeah, I second that.

    Beautiful ships David!

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    These look gorgeous, David! I saw them on the FB page and admired them there - the pic size is better here, and they look marvelous. I, too, really enjoyed this show when it was on television, and I agree that the ships look very cool. Your Space 1999 ships are quite lovely, too, Christian - it looks like BSG might become the perfect vehicle for a TV space show mashup...

    All the best,
    Matt



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