03/13/2010 – Began final painting

03/12/2010 – Finished sanding

03/08/2010 – Started sanding

03/06/2010 – Started painting

Base painting - chromeHolding Gunblade 1.JPGHolding Gunblade 2.JPG

03/05/2010 – Completed exterior fiberglassing

02/27/2010 – Completed merging blade. ┬áStarted fiberglassing exterior of blade

02/26/2010 – Support rods for blade and gun hilt glued

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02/25/2010 – Blade channel carved into hilt, blade merged

SANY0193.JPGSANY0194.JPGAdding fiberglass resin to seal reinforcement rods to the inside of the blade.  With 36" Master Sword for size reference.

02/24/2010 – Rod channels carved, left half of hilt carved

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02/21/2010 – Left half of blade carved

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02/20/2010 – Right half carved

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02/18/2010 – Size comparison

Comparison - Lg hilt, 4'4", Lg hilt, 44", Sm hilt, 44"Large hilt version, for 44" GunbladeSmall hilt version, for 44" Gunblade

02/15/2010 – Resized hilt, started carving size comparisons

02/11/2010 – First carving

Hilt, inner layer, right side (rough cut)

02/09/2010 – Model finished

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02/04/2010 – Project started

hyperion-gunblade.jpgBasic Shape