1/48 Hasegawa A6M3 Model 22 "Zero Fighter"

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    #1 mrf17, Nov 25, 2011
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    It has been quite some time since I’ve posted a finished build, but I finally got this one off the bench. I hope everyone enjoys it… it was an extremely difficult finish, but I think I captured the essence of Nishizawa’s aircraft. I urge everyone to visit my webpage for a very detailed WIP that includes some unique finishing and paint techniques:

    Check Six Scale Models

    Enjoy the pics. Comments, as always, are welcome. Cheers!
    - Mark


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    very nice
     
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    I agree. Nicely done. :)
     
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    Nice. Camo looks "right on".
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    I agree too, great work :)
     
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    Got to agree with every one here.
     
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    wondered when I would see this one....Real Nice Mark! :thumbright:
     
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    Man, that's excellent.
     
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    Awesome build ,the paint work is superb,nicely done Sir!!!
     
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    Good work!
     
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    Thanks for all the positive comments! This model was an exercise for me, and it's nice to hear feedback on my efforts. Cheers to all!
     
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    With all Mark - great work!
     
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    Beautiful!
     
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    Just read through your link - an interesting and helpful reference. Thanks for that. Great results there too. Very nice.
     
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    Wonderful job. The write up was top notch, as well. I'm with you on scribing - I've ruined a couple of builds trying to rescribe sanded or filled lines.
     
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    Outstanding Zero. Love the weathering of the paint
     
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