1/72 He-115T-2 Swedish - Seaplanes / Floatplanes of WWII

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  1. Rogi

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    #1 Rogi, May 2, 2014
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    Username: Rogi
    Name: Igor
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    Scale: 1/72
    Manufacturer: Matchbox (leading the way! :D ya! )
    Type: He-115
    Aftermarket: Maybe some additions to the sparse cockpit will have to wait and see,

    I may have started this kit previously (colored the cockpit parts in) but apart from that and to prevent cheating from that start, I've stripped the paint with thinner and now she is 100% in non started condition :D

    I'll be doing a Swedish He-115, They operated 12 He-115A-2s under the designation T-2, the numbers were 101 to 112. More aircraft were ordered but never realised when WW2 broke out. They served throughout the entire war and were used in bombing roles, Torpedo bombing, smoke screen deployment, long range recon. and anything else to keep Sweden neutral :D

    It should look something like this when completed:
    [​IMG]

    If I have time I'll do a Diorama with this in mind, lots of excellent reference photos from Mr. Lunds collection, I hope it is ok to use them here, if not I will remove them later on.
    [​IMG]
     
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    Cool choice Igor!
     
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    Nice choice Igor. Would love to see a diorama

    Geo
     
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    Good choice Igor. Some nice entries in this GB already. I myself gonna skip this one. Lack of spare time being the main reason, but I also don't have anything in the stash that would fit this GB anyway. (Earlier this year I decided not to buy new kits until I reduce the stash a bit.)
     
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    Nice one!
     
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    Great choice! I just love the He 115. I started this model a while back and will never finish. If you need extra parts let me know.
     
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    Nice, My friend if you need information of the this plane call me.
     
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    Good one Igor.
     
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    Good choice. I'll be watching this build.

    Charles
     
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    Outstanding, I love floatplanes!
     
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    Nice choice mate!
     
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    Cool choice Igor
     
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    .....or like this one!

    [​IMG]
     
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    Very nice choice, wanted to do this one myself but I only do 1/48 scale and nothing is available in that scale
     
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    Or like this one...

    [​IMG]
     
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    Yep... I have seen the shot too. I like the scrawny cow. Apparently they used it often... whatever it means. :lol:
     
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    Milk for the tea/coffee.... :lol:
     
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