1/48 ICM spitfire MK.IX MTO Gruop Build

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  1. ellis995

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    #1 ellis995, Aug 24, 2009
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    USERNAME: ellis995
    FIRST NAME: KEITH
    CATEGORY: 3
    SCALE: 1/48
    MANUFACTURER: ICM
    MODEL TYPE: SPITFIRE MK.IX
    DETAILS: SPITFIRE MK.IX FLOWN BY LT. HOBACZEWSKIS
    DECALS TECHMOD

    Hi guy's
    this is my very first group build :oops:. ( this is for the MTO build SORRY for not putting it right )
    Just started to paint some parts ready for building, Engine. pics to follow

    ICM spitfire mk.ix.jpg
     
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    Nice to see you joining Keith.Is that project for MTO group build ?
     
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    Good to see you in Keith!:D
     
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    That's a nice kit Keith! Good luck with the project!
     
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    Great to see that you decided to join in Keith! :thumbright:
     
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    SORRY guys

    yes it's for the MTO build:oops:
     
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    Glad to see you joining the MTO Group Build. You've chosen great subject as your entry. But keep it easy and slowly this time Keith. Plenty of time at your disposal here...
     
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    thanks Igor
     
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    Will be interesting to see what ICM kit has to offer, never tried one myself.....:oops:
     
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    Hi Jan

    First one i have tried and there is qite a load of detail in this kit, also a few tiny bits.
    Here are some pics. I will post some more of them in the frames ( can't remember what you call it :oops: )Please note painting not finished yet on engine.

    spit ix eng 1.jpg

    spit ix 2.jpg

    spit ix 3.jpg
     
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    It's OK. I have edited the thread title and made it sticky.

    Quite a nice RR engine Keith. :) Keep working.
     
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    Thanks Wojtek
     
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    Looks d*mn good old boy, carry on!
     
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    Great to see you in the GB Keith, and good work so far. Remember to take it slow and easy, you've still got three months!
     
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    good luck Keith, i've been looking at ICM kits so it'll be good to see what they are like
     
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    Thanks guys

    here are some pics of the parts on the sprues. There is a lot of bits that need sanding of ( can't remeber what you call these :oops: )

    spitfire mk.ix parts 1.jpg

    spitfire mk.ix 2.jpg

    spitfire mk.ix p3.jpg

    spitfire mk.ix p4.jpg

    spitfire mk.ix p5.jpg
     
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    I think you mean overflows Keith.
     
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    Thanks for that Wojtek
     
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    ....or flash (I think) :lol:
     
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    looks a pretty detailed kit, might invest in one or two of them
     
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