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RLWP last won the day on June 1 2018

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  1. My bit. What I think it says is - if you are heavily into realistic representations of aeroplanes, you cannot paint in a single colour. The blurplegrey on the model should vary in tone from top to bottom* due to the curvature, surface texture and lighting This is what an artist painting a picture would do, mixing colours for each area and blending down as you go I've played around with this on a DR.I fuselage, using black mixed with increasing amounts of flesh tone on the base, sides and top. It's pretty easy on a flat sided box As for doing it on a curved s
  2. You're quite right - I think the OP should have started a thread about Airfix rumours... Richard
  3. Other models? This year I've drifted between modelling aeroplanes, restoring a 1972 MG and building machine tools from scratch Too many hobbies... Richard
  4. Parliamentary forces had trouble with Shrewsbury* Richard *rhymes with show, I'm a Brummie
  5. Is your postman called Schrodinger?
  6. Looks like a pretty early Harrier rather than an AV8-B....
  7. RLWP

    B-58 1/32

    The size appears to be approximately somewhere between 'big' and 'very big' I'm interested to see how you go with this kit. Vacforms seem to be a sort of half way between IM kits and scratchbuilding Richard
  8. Ooo no, Got to go for a highly specialised vehicle like a tank killer A large calibre sniper rifle in a protective tin box on tracks - what's not to like! Richard
  9. Fascinating. Most of the materials I use for business come from Ebay with no trouble I do avoid buying outside of my country if I can, on the other hand the last issue I had was with a seller in China. I got a full refund Richard
  10. I'm very surprised that Ebay won't resolve this for you Richard
  11. Or an Armstrong Whitworth Whitley That's twice I have managed to get the Whitley into this thread! Richard
  12. I have both bought and sold on Ebay recently, no problems here in the UK Anyone want to buy a cast iron, flat belt drive sawbench... Richard
  13. I know - those rivets... Richard
  14. That's a picture of a happy man! Richard
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