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#1 harvey

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Posted 22 December 2016 - 02:03 AM

Well, here it is. And on top that, it took me 6 long years.........Harv

 

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There's a fine line between cuddling and holding someone down so they can't get away
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#2 Peterpools

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Posted 22 December 2016 - 02:20 AM

Harv

Well done and what a fantastic project!

:thumbsup: :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

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#3 Smitty44

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Posted 22 December 2016 - 02:37 AM

Well you did get a rebuild on the ticker there, Harv. I think that should count for a couple builds!! Merry Christmas!!


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Posted 22 December 2016 - 02:42 AM

Harv, your P-38 is a gorgeous model and a true work of perseverance and devotion.

Besides, six years isn't that long. I've barely been married that long! :)

Carl
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#5 harvey

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Posted 22 December 2016 - 03:04 AM

I guess your right Smitty ! Thanks. Carl, only 6 yrs ! Me and Bev have been together now 39 yrs. Good luck buddy !........Harv


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#6 LSP_Typhoonattack

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Posted 22 December 2016 - 03:06 AM

Well worth it too, buddy. You certainly have more perseverance than I.


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Posted 22 December 2016 - 03:10 AM

You can just see those hot engines in the discoloration. Beautiful black plane, that's for certain.

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Posted 22 December 2016 - 03:14 AM

Whoa, but she's a beauty!  That is a whole lotta work you put into that bird and it really shows Harv - Great job!  I think we need a few more pics here my friend!

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#9 harvey

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Posted 22 December 2016 - 03:27 AM

Thanks guys! It means a lot!.....Harv
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Posted 22 December 2016 - 03:41 AM

Well personally, I'm damned pleased to see it. 

 

Harvey my friend, you've done more than just model for the past 6 years. In a short time just look at what you have offered me? I am sure there are many people around you who have felt the same. Chances are, you don't even know. :)

 

Nice people have this affect on others. :)


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Posted 22 December 2016 - 05:30 AM

An unique subject plus it is a Trumpeters lightning that I deemed as an unbuildable a pure waste of time, money and human potential and bin it . You are the better man. :) Kudos to you Harvey! Love the exhaust staining :)

Cheers

M.


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Posted 22 December 2016 - 05:51 AM

Turned out great, Harv!


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Posted 22 December 2016 - 05:55 AM

Quality beats out quantity every time (of course you got bunch of overachievers here who do both!)!!!


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Posted 22 December 2016 - 08:23 AM

There are so many detailed touches in your Lightning Harv that make it an exceptional model: the subtle variations of the black finish, the exhaust/engine staining around the superchargers, the turned nosewheel even.....it all looks so right! 6 years of building well spent I'd say.
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Posted 22 December 2016 - 09:45 AM

Excellent! Quality over quantity Harv!!
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