Custom Tips & Techniques

Collect. Kitbash. Customize. Community. Showcasing the Best of Sixth Scale Modeling.

Page 1 of 13 12 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 90 of 1087

Forum: Custom Tips & Techniques

Copies of popular customization tips get archived here! Anything from Painting to Sculpting.

Sub-Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

  1. Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 17
    • Posts: 146

    Last Post:

    Beards and Moustaches Go to last post

    by victorcarl

    02-12-2016, 23:20

  2. From simple head swaps, to vehicles chop shops.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 150
    • Posts: 999
  3. Diorama Bases and Ideas

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 42
    • Posts: 470
  4. Lighting, setup, equipment, composition, etc.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 27
    • Posts: 228
  5. Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 103
    • Posts: 417
  6. Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 48
    • Posts: 457
  7. Adding beards , ears and how to cure certain clays ... Sculpy, Fimo, etc...

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 42
    • Posts: 320
  8. Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 71
    • Posts: 546
  9. Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 63
    • Posts: 426
  10. Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 32
    • Posts: 181

    Last Post:

    Question Showing some rust? Go to last post

    by Stryker2011

    03-22-2015, 08:39

  1.   Sticky Threads  

  2. Sticky Thread * Please read: Humvee gets a Lift(Tutorial)10/16/2009

    Started by Sawgunner, 02-04-2004 22:05
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 5,475
    09-28-2010, 09:04 Go to last post
  3.   Normal Threads  

  1. Securing figure to diorama base

    Started by jfmkem, 02-11-2021 21:27
    base, figure, figures, heel, post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 247
    02-12-2021, 12:17 Go to last post
  2. Is this costume going to fit?

    Started by syvcthr, 02-10-2021 09:17
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 208
    02-10-2021, 15:23 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 245
    02-08-2021, 02:05 Go to last post
  3. I'm looking for figure parts...

    Started by Wojciech.Cieciwa, 12-16-2020 13:02
    buy, direct, figure, parts, shop
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 503
    01-12-2021, 11:30 Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 8,075
    11-28-2020, 06:56 Go to last post
  4. Does anyone here do 3D print headscuplts?

    Started by Seahorse, 04-10-2020 12:44
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 9,355
    11-09-2020, 02:08 Go to last post
  5. What you can do with a 3d printer

    Started by marmolskywalker, 11-01-2020 23:23
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,586
    11-01-2020, 23:23 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 549
    10-20-2020, 11:49 Go to last post
  6. artic over shoes !!! NEED EM ASAP

    Started by caspercollection, 10-12-2020 21:18
    artic, asap, contact, shoes
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,561
    10-12-2020, 23:55 Go to last post
  7. What material for hair? Female HC.

    Started by syvcthr, 08-30-2020 12:26
    adding, hair, hairs, holes, planning
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 469
    08-30-2020, 12:26 Go to last post
  8. Repair Boot of Super Duck S Girl SET013-A

    Started by OmarJT82, 08-20-2020 16:42
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 4,342
    08-20-2020, 16:42 Go to last post
  9. Making a uniform go from blue to tan

    Started by P0etikjustise3, 08-10-2020 20:53
    axis, dye, italian, uniforms, wwii
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 603
    08-13-2020, 01:42 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 341
    07-09-2020, 18:40 Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 431
    06-04-2020, 13:04 Go to last post
  10. Modifying a gun hand - NEWBIE question

    Started by j007klein, 05-27-2020 17:50
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 496
    06-02-2020, 05:58 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 551
    04-16-2020, 00:39 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 483
    04-08-2020, 18:52 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 466
    03-16-2020, 10:27 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 335
    03-08-2020, 15:26 Go to last post
  11. Reducing breast size on phican s26a

    Started by cold_realms, 01-30-2019 04:25
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 4,208
    01-20-2020, 09:54 Go to last post
  12. Options for Chain Mail

    Started by Panzer2014_Faust, 08-08-2015 06:08
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,637
    01-10-2020, 12:45 Go to last post
  13. Question Work in progress - Roodhaar (Ember)

    Started by UltraVargen, 07-07-2019 05:39
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,217
    08-16-2019, 03:41 Go to last post
  14. Glue Recomendations

    Started by JesperGein, 08-15-2019 07:22
    back, glue, rail, rifle, scope
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 801
    08-15-2019, 07:22 Go to last post
  15. How to make plastic boots look like leather?

    Started by Manny, 02-27-2019 11:15
    boots, coat, leather, make, plastic
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,447
    08-10-2019, 04:34 Go to last post
  16. Needing advice please

    Started by KDHall, 07-30-2019 23:06
    advice, blend, fabric, logo, post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 725
    07-30-2019, 23:06 Go to last post
  17. Lightbulb Tips for Photoshopping Custom figures!

    Started by Valares, 07-08-2019 21:42
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 961
    07-15-2019, 19:36 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 792
    07-14-2019, 03:10 Go to last post
  18. No Subject

    Started by ZRO2BLR, 07-12-2019 20:02
    ball, connector, head, m32, male
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 729
    07-12-2019, 20:02 Go to last post
  19. Beatles and I need help

    Started by BeADoll, 04-13-2019 16:12
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,040
    06-20-2019, 08:02 Go to last post
  20. Ideas for fabrics to make drapey clothes?

    Started by Gorgophone, 12-29-2018 19:39
    fabric, ideas, make, scale, small
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,219
    06-20-2019, 07:58 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 994
    05-29-2019, 00:04 Go to last post
  21. Ideas for a Werewolf

    Started by Droemar, 04-18-2019 22:39
    blanka, body, good, sculpt, werewolf
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 949
    04-26-2019, 09:57 Go to last post
  22. Post 1/6 Military figures in 2018

    Started by Andyzhu, 04-25-2019 05:29
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,149
    04-25-2019, 05:29 Go to last post
  23. 1/6 Scale Tile Work & "Grout" (WIP)

    Started by Majicide, 03-13-2019 13:50
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 779
    03-13-2019, 13:50 Go to last post
  24. "Ready Player One" - Custom Artemis figure?

    Started by rico, 01-20-2019 15:02
    artemis, custom clothes, custom female, figure, ready player one
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,565
    01-21-2019, 16:57 Go to last post
  25. Removing A Beard

    Started by jaysay, 01-09-2019 19:06
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,029
    01-09-2019, 19:06 Go to last post
  26. WW2 Era Breech/Riding style pants issues

    Started by BadStuff3R, 12-16-2018 11:24
    call, cave, flares, pants, saggy
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,021
    12-21-2018, 12:47 Go to last post
  27. Repairing Ultimate Soldier and DML Feet

    Started by Stu76, 12-08-2018 10:55
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,187
    12-08-2018, 10:55 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,623
    12-07-2018, 14:28 Go to last post
  28. ThreeA 3a Kitbashing questions

    Started by monsterrmn, 08-02-2018 17:39
    3a threea, figures, heels, shoes, threea
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,205
    11-16-2018, 19:04 Go to last post
  29. "Essential" Diorama Supplies

    Started by Majicide, 11-07-2018 22:13
    building materials, diorama, newbie, primer, suggestions
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,710
    11-13-2018, 18:06 Go to last post
  30. Custom figure question

    Started by Deirfgeis1, 11-02-2018 00:42
    belts, custom, found, military, place
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,225
    11-13-2018, 17:27 Go to last post
  31. Tattoo for phicen.

    Started by Cmreschke, 01-17-2017 05:52
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 4,533
    10-22-2018, 02:46 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,081
    09-24-2018, 07:52 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 802
    08-17-2018, 10:25 Go to last post
  32. Dulling down oil paints

    Started by victorgrant, 05-20-2017 03:52
    cote, humbrol, matt, oil, paint
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,296
    08-16-2018, 05:02 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,043
    07-26-2018, 23:51 Go to last post
  33. Vietnam War Sandbags Color

    Started by RifleR4ider, 07-24-2018 14:25
    color, googling, vietnam, war, year
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,151
    07-24-2018, 14:25 Go to last post
  34. Noob here

    Started by AJ88, 07-23-2018 11:24
    advice, buy, equipment, started, tools
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,093
    07-23-2018, 11:24 Go to last post
  35. Aiguillettes?

    Started by Furybird, 06-15-2018 15:54
    braiding, hand, pop, search, sorting
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 974
    06-15-2018, 15:54 Go to last post
  36. The Monster Mash (Up)

    Started by Liney, 05-13-2018 18:24
    arms, body, frankenstein, hasbro, head
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,185
    05-19-2018, 05:12 Go to last post
  37. Help please Tifa Lockhart

    Started by minininja, 05-06-2018 11:50
    arms, great, tifa, time, tips
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,042
    05-06-2018, 19:48 Go to last post
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,098
    05-05-2018, 02:05 Go to last post
  38. Vietnam Camo Face Paint

    Started by FSB-Tomahawk, 07-11-2017 14:23
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,111
    04-18-2018, 13:17 Go to last post
  39. Tight jumpsuit & Phicen/TBL Body: How to?

    Started by Karotte, 03-10-2018 11:28
    body, jumpsuit, limbs, material, suit
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,592
    04-08-2018, 10:05 Go to last post
  40. Cleaning Phicen seamless figures question

    Started by Pheelix, 10-30-2014 13:11
    cleaning, phicen
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 16,100
    03-25-2018, 14:25 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,010
    03-13-2018, 22:25 Go to last post
  41. Adding Color to Silicone Phicen Seamless

    Started by Rusty Toxic, 03-02-2018 10:45
    color, detectable, nipples, phicen, seamless
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,119
    03-02-2018, 23:17 Go to last post
  42. headsculpt materials and painting

    Started by 6ScaleUSA, 02-10-2018 09:00
    figures, heads, hot, toys, vinyl
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,537
    02-10-2018, 09:00 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,852
    01-29-2018, 13:43 Go to last post
  43. Flag issue

    Started by Brad01, 01-24-2018 15:06
    brad, flag, pva, set, watered
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 997
    01-26-2018, 07:45 Go to last post
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,481
    12-27-2017, 23:41 Go to last post
  44. Silicone Paint

    Started by dollfie63, 11-11-2013 03:49
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,200
    12-12-2017, 21:05 Go to last post
  45. Question Painting & sculpting on a Phicen?

    Started by fortnerd, 01-25-2017 15:02
    mass effect, painting, phicen, sculpting, thane
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,297
    12-12-2017, 20:44 Go to last post
  46. Chainmail My Idea

    Started by Kowalski HDTM, 11-14-2017 12:05
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,465
    11-14-2017, 21:26 Go to last post
  47. Painting plate carrier/molle gear?

    Started by Gundam, 10-25-2017 12:53
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,762
    10-25-2017, 12:53 Go to last post
  48. HT Snake Eyes mod

    Started by shellshox, 09-28-2017 01:51
    belt, eyes, pants, snake, unhinge
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,306
    09-28-2017, 01:51 Go to last post
  49. Soda cans as 1/6 scale armor?

    Started by snakeyjones, 09-24-2017 13:35
    armor, cans, members, soda, solid
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,844
    09-24-2017, 13:35 Go to last post
  50. Creating rubber accessories

    Started by thenajsays, 08-28-2017 11:29
    accessories, cast, creating, idk, rubber
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,468
    08-29-2017, 05:07 Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,235
    07-28-2017, 15:08 Go to last post
  51. Anyone have a template for pants?

    Started by pulpadded, 07-20-2017 15:10
    clothes, custom, find, making, sew
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,338
    07-20-2017, 15:10 Go to last post
  52. any tips for dyeing 1:6/doll clothing?

    Started by diosoth, 06-08-2016 23:42
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 5,211
    07-20-2017, 00:33 Go to last post
  53. Coats and belts

    Started by OstFwFreddy, 07-01-2017 16:19
    belt, buttons, closes, coat, specific
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,234
    07-01-2017, 16:19 Go to last post
  54. Boots with pegs vs boots with holes

    Started by computermike, 10-18-2016 15:05
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,465
    06-23-2017, 08:52 Go to last post
  55. Help Wanted: Breaking Bad Diorama

    Started by dario2739, 06-15-2017 16:12
    bottle, breaking, bucket, printed, tray
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,349
    06-22-2017, 07:26 Go to last post
  56. PewPewGun Combat Robot

    Started by Jacksonmob, 05-24-2017 13:56
    connects, joint, pelvis, stuck, work
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,584
    05-26-2017, 08:43 Go to last post
  57. Need tips on dust proofing a glass cabinet

    Started by tofanpw, 05-21-2017 07:48
    closed, doors, gap, side, time
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,967
    05-22-2017, 14:37 Go to last post
  58. Shoe painting

    Started by Jedi64, 05-16-2017 11:09
    link, painting, questions, tutorial, types
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,501
    05-18-2017, 15:40 Go to last post
  59. Elf ears - tutorial requestes, expanded

    Started by Falcon, 04-12-2017 00:37
    clay, elf, found, oven, process
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,322
    04-12-2017, 00:37 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,674
    04-11-2017, 11:37 Go to last post
  60. DIY Hospital bed

    Started by computermike, 12-19-2016 23:05
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,112
    04-11-2017, 08:31 Go to last post
  61. Dissassembling Old Sideshow Bodies

    Started by Liney, 04-03-2017 06:50
    arm, elbow, neck, pop, sideshow
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,626
    04-05-2017, 10:15 Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,148
    03-27-2017, 17:56 Go to last post
  62. Crafting plate armors

    Started by Falcon, 03-13-2017 00:43
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,092
    03-24-2017, 21:29 Go to last post
  63. Question UDT seal custom build

    Started by James Vibert, 03-02-2017 11:21
    custom 1/6, seal, udt
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,561
    03-24-2017, 14:01 Go to last post
  64. Question 1/6 WW1 Italian soldier???

    Started by DeadRising, 03-14-2017 18:45
    1/6, italian, made, soldier, ww1
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,472
    03-15-2017, 17:53 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,471
    02-07-2017, 10:50 Go to last post
  65. Phicen Body Skintone head match help

    Started by jonn420, 02-04-2017 13:23
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,793
    02-06-2017, 16:07 Go to last post
  66. martial arts hands

    Started by jonn420, 02-04-2017 14:47
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,470
    02-05-2017, 14:17 Go to last post
  67. Putting Custom Heads on

    Started by TheFlyingMan81, 02-04-2017 11:46
    custom, guys, heads, incompatible, totally
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,559
    02-04-2017, 11:46 Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 45 replies or 350 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 45 replies or 350 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
[X]