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#1 1to1scale

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Posted 07 December 2017 - 08:43 PM

This was a quickie filler build intended to distract me when things got complicated on the Wingnut Snipe, the only AM were the Quickboost barrels for the nose guns and dollar bill seat belt extensions down to the bottom cushion. I used Montex masks and kit decals for the stencils, i made a few minor mistakes in choosing versions for the plane I built, but I'm OK with it, its not going to win any shows. I really goofed up not realizing that Revell put panel lines in odd places and I missed filling them. 

 

This was the plane that inspired me.

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Edited by 1to1scale, 07 December 2017 - 08:48 PM.

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#2 1to1scale

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Posted 07 December 2017 - 08:48 PM

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#3 LSP_Kevin

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Posted 07 December 2017 - 09:12 PM

Terrific build, Mark.

 

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Posted 07 December 2017 - 09:18 PM

Nice One Mark!! Can I ask what two paints you have used for the wing camouflage?

 

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#5 Gazzas

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Posted 07 December 2017 - 10:37 PM

Love it!! That's some really great mud. Is that paint, or some kind of effect in a bottle?

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#6 Mark M

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Posted 07 December 2017 - 11:17 PM

looks good to me mate


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#7 MikeC

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Posted 08 December 2017 - 06:45 AM

Very nicely done :goodjob:


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Posted 08 December 2017 - 06:29 PM

Nice work on a very eye-catching camo scheme!


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Posted 09 December 2017 - 02:56 AM

Nice One Mark!! Can I ask what two paints you have used for the wing camouflage?
 
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I used Tamiya paint, the green was XF81 and brown was XF68 with a few drops of XF55 added.
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Posted 09 December 2017 - 02:59 AM

Love it!! That's some really great mud. Is that paint, or some kind of effect in a bottle?
Gaz


I mixed flory brown wash with sienna pigment to make the mud, it’s completely water washable if I didn’t like it.
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Posted 09 December 2017 - 11:18 AM

I love it, looks 100% to me. You are really being way too self critical. 


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Posted 09 December 2017 - 07:59 PM

His last words : " Watch out for muddy................... puddles " , very nice :)


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Posted 12 December 2017 - 05:42 PM

Mark,
Outstanding build.

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#14 JohnB

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Posted 12 December 2017 - 05:49 PM

Good looking '109 model. Nice work. :)


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