One more for the road - Suku Suku Scratch Translation!
Posted: Thu Jan 27, 2005 12:53 am
Alright, so a few years ago I started getting my Dengeki Hobby Magazine subscription - and for a few months they ran this series of how to articles called SukuSuku Scratch - how to scratch build many different things, cast parts, etc. At the time I was just learning how to make custom parts, make molds from these parts, and then cast the parts to make homogeneous parts, and to reproduce parts I needed multiples of - so this series of articles helped me immensely. However, there was one problem - it was all in japanese, and I could only go on what I could glean from the pictures. Long story short, I found a guy who was willing for a small fee to translate 6 or 7 of the articles for me. Once I had the text, I cleaned it up, and then redid the entire page layout to make it all look nice and clean, and then added the pictures and text to it - and got a rather nice result - which I am now sharing with you. This was the first article I had translated - I have several others translated, just need to find the time to format and compile them. Click the pics, and enjoy!