Suggestions for Microscale

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Suggestions for Microscale

Postby TroopaDee » Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:14 am

I want to try building in microscale but I've never done so before and it is quite challenging. What suggestions do you guys have on starting off? For example how to pick the scale [of microscale] and how to envision the build. Thanks!!!
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Re: Suggestions for Microscale

Postby DeGobbi » Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:12 am

look at existing microscale builds online to see how certain design elements translate into smaller dimensions to start off. then build a few from instructions if you have to to get the techniques then moc it up
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Re: Suggestions for Microscale

Postby Bricksky » Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:28 pm

I would suggest checking out the Microscale builds in the community display box at the Lego Store at Oakridge mall.

Everything in their represents a local landmark, and all were build by VLC members.

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ps. Each builder also has fairly distinctive build styles and techniques.
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Re: Suggestions for Microscale

Postby jeffrose » Tue Apr 09, 2019 4:29 pm

check out the micropolis standard from TwinLug too if that's of interest to you.
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Re: Suggestions for Microscale

Postby TroopaDee » Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:21 am

Bricksky wrote:I would suggest checking out the Microscale builds in the community display box at the Lego Store at Oakridge mall.
Everything in their represents a local landmark, and all were build by VLC members.
:)

Yes I was around for that, very nice display. :p

Thanks for the suggestions guys! I will fiddle around and see what I can come up with.

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