FINE MOLDS MILLENNIUM FALCON Part 5-Cockpit

More lighting!!! This time in the cockpit.

The photo etch set includes a large piece for the back and side walls of the cockpit.  I mucked up the decals when I went to apply them but fortunately I’d taken a scan of them before and could reprint a set.  Once I’d done that they went on smoothly the second try.

Cockpit Photo Etch

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FINE MOLDS MILLENNIUM FALCON Part 4-Engine Lighting

I’ve been completely neglecting updates here for some considerable time now, so trying to do a bit of a catch-up on the build of the Falcon as it has progressed a long way since the last update.  So I will post a series of updates in rapid succession and get up to date.

After completing the landing gear the next part I wanted to focus on was the engines.  For these I wanted something that showed the engines in a lower power mode as intention is to have it landed.  So not off, but also not on either.  So this is a bit of my imagination and not really something we have actually seen ever.

Engine Bay

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