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7 hours ago, Rob0 said:

I got them in dark gray as well, but there's really no need to paint them in my opinion. The parts are inside the engines, and although they can be seen from the front, dark gray doesn't look off at all in that place (and it's dark in there anyway).

I confirm that the black wheels 33211 can be safely replaced with the Dark Gray color. The color difference is irrelevant once the four engines have been assembled.

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Hi Mirko

I've sent an email through your website, I hope it's not to late to purchase your wonderful book. I'd love to build your UCS U-Wing ^^.

Looking forward to your answer

Ludovic.

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Questions about the lucky ones who already got their U-Project book:

- How long did it takes to receive the book?

- If someone ordered all the bricks on BL what would be an estimation of the cost to gather it?

- Are there any bricks that are difficult to find/expensive or that we could replace with other ones/other colors?

I really hope I'll be able to buy the book ^^

 

Cheers all

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Hi Ludo,

Welcome to the forum.  It you search back through the topic you will find some ideas of cost from people who have built the MOC - it does depend on: i) what pieces you already have ii) your sourcing approach and location and iii) if your buying new or used bricks.   You will also find some possible swap out pieces (engine and some internals etc) 

I received my manual within about 10 tens but it does depend on how busy Mirko is day job wise.

 

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4 hours ago, Hold0511 said:

Hi Ludo,

Welcome to the forum.  It you search back through the topic you will find some ideas of cost from people who have built the MOC - it does depend on: i) what pieces you already have ii) your sourcing approach and location and iii) if your buying new or used bricks.   You will also find some possible swap out pieces (engine and some internals etc) 

I received my manual within about 10 tens but it does depend on how busy Mirko is day job wise.

 

Thanks for the answer, I was wondering if that Topic was still alive ;)

Well I hope I could get one book. There's just a "Send Email" button on his website but no idea how much books he has left. I'll wait to be sure to get the book before starting to look after the parts and figures.

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I sent an email about a week or two ago, but haven't received an answer yet. Not sure if it reached you guys, so I'll just write here. Would love to get the instructions for this one, I hope I'm not too late. Let me know what I need to do. :)

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On 9/27/2018 at 5:41 PM, Ludo SAVONNIERE said:

Thanks for the answer, I was wondering if that Topic was still alive ;)

Well I hope I could get one book. There's just a "Send Email" button on his website but no idea how much books he has left. I'll wait to be sure to get the book before starting to look after the parts and figures. 

 

8 hours ago, danielwerner said:

I sent an email about a week or two ago, but haven't received an answer yet. Not sure if it reached you guys, so I'll just write here. Would love to get the instructions for this one, I hope I'm not too late. Let me know what I need to do. :) 

Hello everyone, I apologize for the delay in responding but I was traveling to Denmark and I came back this week. As soon as I have a moment I will reply to the emails with all the details. Thanks so much

 

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3 hours ago, StarBricks said:

 

Hello everyone, I apologize for the delay in responding but I was traveling to Denmark and I came back this week. As soon as I have a moment I will reply to the emails with all the details. Thanks so much

 

No worries, at least I know you got it. Looking forward to hearing from you, but no rush. :)

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can anyone who has already built this, pls let me know if the black boat weight brick used in the first few pages can be seen clearly in the final build? Finding 2 of the black pieces is a little expensive, but I have red ones that are an option that I wouldn't hesitate using if they don't show.

Thanks in advance.

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Still collecting the parts from my stock, damn it takes a while! I'll start ordering parts soon, some are not usual ones there's no chance I can find them at home, some others are needed is such a big amount it's hard to have enough :(

 

Anyway my little 2x2 plate for Blue Squadron is #549 if I read right the numbers ;)

LudoS.

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19 hours ago, Riotvale said:

can anyone who has already built this, pls let me know if the black boat weight brick used in the first few pages can be seen clearly in the final build? Finding 2 of the black pieces is a little expensive, but I have red ones that are an option that I wouldn't hesitate using if they don't show.

Thanks in advance. 

Hi Riotvale, if you mean the two pieces nr. 73090b on page 26 I can confirm that you can replace them with red pieces. Once the assembly is finished, they will not be visible.

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5 hours ago, StarBricks said:

Hi Riotvale, if you mean the two pieces nr. 73090b on page 26 I can confirm that you can replace them with red pieces. Once the assembly is finished, they will not be visible.

Thank you very much M.S

Appreciate it!

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