Bandai Star Wars Upgrades

Bandai B-Wing Clear Parts

Posted by Christopher Howard on

Here is the first blog post showing the Bandai B-Wing Clear Parts set, https://www.as3dsolutions.com/collections/1-72-star-wars/products/1-72-bandai-b-wing-clear-glow-panels-torpedos and its Navigation lights. The set also includes "Glow Panels" for the main wing, "Torpedo's", and cockpit Cannon's.   The Navigation lights are the round disks seen at the far left of the above image. The idea is to light them with 0402 LED's.  I am using Cool White for the wing edge, and Red for above and below the main engine body.   The holes need to be around 0.016" OD. Above you see the kit part with the clear Navigation light test fitted. Below you...

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Bandai 1/72 B-Wing Nozzle

Posted by Christopher Howard on

I am working on a Bandai 1/72 B-Wing kit.  The kit is the Comic Con special edition model with a human pilot and battle damage to replicate the screen model seen below. I designed a 3D part for the nozzle.  The printed part is seen below.  The installed and painted components added to the kit exhaust is seen in the first image.  This kit was printed in 25 micron steps using our Form3 3D printer and Grey Resin. The new nozzle replaces the kit part which lacks the screen detail in the center. There was little preparation needed for the...

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