1st PLACE BEGINNER: 1/48 B-24D Liberator 'Fightin' Sam' Heavy Hitters Group Build

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  1. Maglar

    Maglar Active Member

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    #1 Maglar, Mar 2, 2010
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    Category: 3
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Revell
    Model Type: B-24D Liberator
    Details: scratch-built curtain, OOB

    I would first off like to thank Paul and everyone else who contributed with reference pictures and information, with you all I wouldn't have had such a guiding hand. I would say this is my best model to date and has the most effort i've ever put into plastic. The journey isn't over though, I still have the tow truck and figures and a dio to build. This model will be a gift to my grandfather who turns 80 on March 18th.

    (Also sorry for the makeshift photo booth, given the size of the model and it being night time I had to make do. I know the back right picture caught some shadow but it shouldn't interfere in a negative way. Also thought it would be better then my dirty workbench)

    Anyways, enjoy-
     

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    #2 Maglar, Mar 2, 2010
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    Great job Cory! What a beast!
     
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    Amazing!! great work!
     
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    very nice Cory
     
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    Better than good, Fighting Sam is bloody brilliant. Well done Corey! 8) You grandfather will be rapt.

    Cheers

    Peter
     
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    Excellent work Cory, wish the closeup of Sam was alittle clearer man... Looks great, Grandpa will be proud to have her...
     
  8. Maglar

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    Thanks everybody. Dan, i'm not sure why the camera did that, but by the time I saw it the booth and all was put away..
     
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    Congrats Corey. Great job. :)
     
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    Get that beautiful crate out of the shadow box and into some natural light!! Shes gotta breathe!! Looks great!
     
  11. Maglar

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    I think I might do that and repost the pics Chris.. last night was deadline and I took them at 11:50pm. Yup, off to do that!
     
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    Nice work mate. A clearer, well lit set of pics would be helpful though.
     
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    Very nice Corey!
     
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    Thanks all.. updated some of the pics with what sun I could find on this cloudy day. Cheers
     
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    Excellent work! Most impressive.
     
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    Beautiful!
     
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    Good work!
     
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    Thanks all, means a lot.
     
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    Great work on the Lib! :thumbleft:
     
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    awesome maglar!
     
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