Archive for the News Category

Intressting Video / Interessantes Video

Posted in News, Video with tags , , , , on 25. September 2011 by taurec42

Nothing new on the Executor yet. I’m still working on lightning that big building.
Von der Executor gibt es zur Zeit nix neues. Ich bin immer noch damit beschäftigt das grosse Gebäude zu beleuchten.

But I saw an interesting Video yesterday from the Guys at ILM how they created the original Executor:
Aber ich habe gestern ein interessanes Video von den Jungs bei ILM gesehen. Es zeigt wie die orginal Executor gebaut worden ist:

Check out the Video and a new Model after the Break / Das Video und ein neues Modell gibts hier

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Twin sisters / Zwillingsschwestern

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , on 12. August 2011 by taurec42

Today a big parcel arrived!

Heute ist ein grosses Paket angekommen!


Read more! Weiterlesen

Lego Executor

Posted in News with tags , , , on 21. June 2011 by taurec42

You can buy the Executor as a Lego model

Shipment will start in September for arround 450$

This model will be the largest one ever done by Lego.

For more details take a look at the Lego Store

Lego bringt im September die Executor für ca. 400€ herraus.

Dies wird das längste bisher verfügbare Lego Modell werden!

Für mehr Details schaut in den Logo Shop

Stay on target / Bleib am Ziel

Posted in Build, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 6. June 2011 by taurec42

The Putty on the tower is now dry:

Das Putty am Turm ist jetzt trocken:

Read more! Weiterlesen

Buy a cool watch and save a SiFi legend

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on 22. May 2011 by taurec42

Some month ago I spoke about the “Save the Lars Homestead” Project from Mark Dermul.

Mark is close to reach his goal to collect enough money to save the Lars Homestead in Tunisia.

Now you have the chance to buy an awesome watch that contains Sand from the Homestead and help the Project with this purchase.

There are two different versions:

I quote:

Pledge $77 or more

We will send you our PREMIUM 35th ANNIVERSARY LARS EXPEDITION WRISTWATCH (projected retail: $119). This handsome wristwatch will have a time capsule filled with authentic TATOOINE SAND. Your $77 includes priority shipping within the USA. (Shipping to Canada add $5, International add $12.)

Pledge $107 or more

LIMITED REWARD     1136 of 1138 remaining

You will receive our LIMITED EDITION 35th ANNIVERSARY LARS EXPEDITION WRISTWATCH (projected retail: $179). This handsome wristwatch will have a time capsule filled with authentic TATOOINE SAND. On the rear cover, we will engrave your name and identify you as an EXPEDITION COLLEAGUE. We are only building 1138 of these watches as each requires quite a bit of work. This is the ultimate Tatooine collectible. Your $107 includes priority shipping within the USA. (Shipping to Canada add $5, International add $12.)

I ordered the Limited Version.

You can order your Watch here!

Small Updates / Kleine Aktuallisierung

Posted in Needed Parts, News on 1. February 2011 by taurec42

The “Costs List” is updated. You can find links to most stuff I bought in this list now.

Also the table at the “Current Build Time” Page is now more detailed.

Die “Kosten Liste” ist aktuallisiert. Zu den meisten Materialien und Werkzeugen finden sich dort jetzt auch Links.

Ebenfalls sind mehr Details auf der Seite “Aktuelle Bauzeit” zu finden.

Minor news / Kleine Neuigkeit

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , on 9. November 2010 by taurec42

I saw a nice model of the Imperial Shuttle Tydirium the last days (click on the picture for more):

Letztens habe ich ein cooles Modell des Imperiallen Shuttels Tydirium gesehen (auf das Bild kicken für mehr):

Since this was my second favorite ship within the Starwars universe I search eBay in the Train this morning for that kit. And you know what. I found a new one for ony 12$. Good catch!

Da diese mein zweit liebstes Raumschiff aus dem Starwars Universum ist habe ich heute morgen im Zug auf eBay danach gesucht. Und was glaubt ihr. Ich habe ein neues Kit für 12$ gefunden.  Ein echtes Schnäpchen!

Oh and because my wife decided to refurbish our basement I couldn’t do anything else on the weekend 😦

Oh und weil meine Frau entschieden hat unseren Keller zu renovieren bin ich am Wochenende zu nichts anderem gekommen 😦