1/32 zero A6M5

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  1. woody

    woody Active Member

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    What was I thinking dragging this one back out to finish I didn't like how the green came out and I had a decal and paint problem so I boxed it and well you know. I started this 3 yrs ago dam long time.

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    Now some of the paint work.

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  3. woody

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    And here is how it sits.


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  4. Airframes

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    Nice work !
     
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    That looks great Jerry. What color/brand of paint did you use for the interior. I've got one of these in 1/48.

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    Well, it looks darned good to me!
     
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    Looks like the XF-71 Interior green?

    not bad at all....
     
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    I'm liking that a lot.
     
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    Thanks Wayne, got it. For some reason, I went all Japanesy this month and bought 6 models, from Ki-43 to 84 and a Zero. Prepare to be bombarded with questions.

    Geo
     
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    Your correct Wayne XF-71.
     
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    Iam going to strip the green off and repaint and redo the decals.
     
  13. Wayne Little

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    ask anytime sir! :D
     
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    6!?
    I've got 10!:tongue:
    Poor Wayne's gonna hate us! :lol:
     
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    Very nice so far!
     
  16. woody

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    Thanks for the kind words guys. Well the paint removal has started.

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    Oh boy... :thumbleft: :thumbright:
     
  18. Wayne Little

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    Not till you add a Zero to those numbers....:evil4:
     
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    What did you use to strip the paint off? I have never even come close to achieving that.

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    Nicely done so far!
     
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