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Bill King
United States
Current Residence: Southern Illinois
deviantWEAR sizing preference: 3XL
Favourite genre of music: Rock, Country and any thing that pleases me
Favourite photographer: Mark King, my bro.; Lily King , my baby girl
Favourite style of art: Mixed media Sculpture
Operating System: Windows xp
Wallpaper of choice: Zombies
Skin of choice: mine
Favourite cartoon character: Speedbump the Roadkill Possum
Personal Quote: Prep like there's no tommorrow cause it just might be;
Hey to everyone out there.

A couple of days ago someone sent me a message in regards to my ball tanks. They wanted to know what I used as the basis for the tanks;( the ball). As I was attempting to answer the question when my computer decided to shut down and update my OP/SYS. Well I lost the reply and the name and D/A address for the person who had asked the question. Being all old and such I immediately forgot who it was XO. So I thought I would put the Information up here in hopes that the chap who was looking for the info sees it.

The balls that I use are styrene, fire works, mortar shell, halves. I get them on line from fire works supply sites. I have used three different sizes:

large........95 mm/dia.
medium....67 mm/dia.
small........42 mm/dia.

I don't know if you have access to these types of fire works supplies where you live. I am in the USA, and I think the question came from someone in Sweden.

If you can not acquire these, there must be some other type of "balls" that could be pressed into service. I hope this helps. Anyone with questions,(or answers) please feel free to contact me.



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Czethros Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the :iconfav3dplz:
billking Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2014
n/p :)
Matsucorp Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014  Professional Artisan Crafter
Hey Bill, thanks for the watch!

billking Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014
N/P, I don't know how you do it, but your work is just amazing!  And I see we are almost neighbors, lol, I live in Mt Vernon, Il. Sorry to hear about your housing issues, I hate moving even when it's planned. Good luck with what ever you do.


Matsucorp Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thanks man, it means a lot!
i used to drive through mount Vernon quite often when I worked for a billboard company.

PsykoHilly Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2014
Thanks buddy ... :bow:
billking Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2014
n/p ;)
idushiy Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2014  Hobbyist
Thank you for added my old orkz artillery into your fav.
Now I'm moving and working, but later I see your interesting conversion.
billking Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2014
n/p :)
jorun1981 Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2014
You´re welcome. Your work on those miniatures is just awesome.
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