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Cherry blossom trees : a How-To Guide We have a new top-secret samurai terrain piece coming out soon, and I thought it would be a great time to finally model some cherry blossom trees to go with it. So here's a how-to guide, for which ...
2020-03-14

Printing the Taui Teleporter After a couple of weeks' delay due to one of the step motors on the 3d printer jamming, I've finally managed to get it working enough (while waiting for a replacement motor) to crank out this ...
2020-03-11

Assembling the Samurai Watchtower : Part 3 We're completing the assembly of the new samurai watchtower today, with the top level and roof - see previous blogs for guides for the base level and mid-level. The top level of the watchtower is ...
2020-02-14

Assembling the Samurai Watchtower : Part 2 We're continuing the assembly guide for the new samurai watchtower today - the base level was completed in PART 1 yesterday. The middle level is pretty similar to the base level, except that ther ...
2020-02-14

Assembling the Samurai Watchtower : Part 1 The new samurai watchtower is quite a feat of engineering, and a true "kit" experience to assemble. In an effort to reduce the need for print supports (only the roof section needs them), the model has ...
2020-02-13

Assembling the Taui landing pad Happy New Year to you all for 2020!! May your printers never run empty!   With the new year to celebrate, we have the first pictures of the printed Taui landing pad to share with you soon. But ...
2020-01-01

Assembling the castle gatetower After several weeks of printing and re-printing, the entire Samurai Castle Gatetower is now fully assembled and ready for painting, so here is an assembly guide for you, with some (hopefully) handy ti ...
2019-12-14

Assembling the samurai castle corner tower While we're waiting for the last roof piece to print for the new castle corner tower (they take a loooong time!), here are some notes on assembling the pieces with a couple of useful tips for you. ...
2019-09-22

Assembling the samurai farmhouse Here's a how-to guide on assembling a typical farmhouse building using the new Samurai Modular Farmhouse set!For this demo farmhouse, we chose a 3 section layout with a thatched roof, giving a bui ...
2019-06-13

Wiring the lanterns with LEDs This is the "how-to" guide for wiring the Samurai Lanterns with LEDs - a surprisingly easy job!You will need:   Small LED tealight from the dollar/pound store or Ikea. CR2032 battery (3V bat ...
2019-01-19

Painting the samurai castle walls Over the past few days the Japanese samurai castle walls have slowly been taking shape, and are now ready for release. But first, here's a quick guide to how mine were painted.... Some prep wor ...
2018-12-24

Assembling the samurai stone walls Our little Tevo Tornado has been busy this week, printing away lots of sections from the new Samurai Stone Walls Set! These will be hitting the paint desk shortly, and will be available for download v ...
2018-08-22

Adding green lenses to Necrontyr Objectives Last little blog article before the official release of the Necrontyr Objectives - this time a quick "how to" guide about how to add lenses to your 3D prints.I wanted to diffuse the light from the LED ...
2018-06-30

How to add magnets to terrain The new Necrontyr Pathway and Bridge Set is now 100% printed, and hitting the paint desk over the next few days. Teaser pics will be going up DAILY on our Facebook page over the next couple of weeks! ...
2018-06-13

How to assemble the Pyramid dicetower A customer asked for some pictures of exactly how the dicetower and tunnel are assembled for the modular Necrontyr Pyramid, so here's a quick guide....   Necrontyr Pyramid    P ...
2018-05-16

First Necrontyr terrain piece is almost ready for you! Very excited to see the first piece of terrain for the Necrontyr range come together smoothly! The last part is printing as we speak!I'm keen to get this Landing Pad available for you guys to down ...
2018-04-23

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