Behold, Gundam Models...In A Bottle

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Photo: Risshii
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You’ve seen a ship in a bottle before, right? Expert model ship makers build ships in glass bottles to show off their serious skills. One Gundam model maker, it seems, is doing something similar.

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Twitter user Risshii has been building Gundam models in Jack Daniel’s bottles for the past few years.

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The shape of Jack bottles do lend themselves to Gundam models. According to Risshii, he divides up all the parts, paints them, then assembles different sections to make his Gundams-in-a-bottle.

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He does affix the models in place with a gel, and the whole process looks rather complex.

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One thing I do want to mention: In the top image on the middle left, there is a bottle of Goshun sake. It, along with Akishika sake, is one of the best made-in-Osaka brands of sake. If you ever visit Osaka and want a delicious sake, order a glass of Goshun. 

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For more Gundams-in-a-bottle, follow Risshii on Twitter.

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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admiralasskicker
Admiral Asskicker

Someone please do it