1st PLACE BEGINNER: Hawker Hurricane MkIID RAF Egypt 1942 Group Build****

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  1. Heinz

    Heinz Active Member

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    #1 Heinz, Dec 13, 2009
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    1:48 Hobbycraft Hawker Hurricane MkIID RAF Egypt 1942 Group Build

    Username: Heinz
    First name: Alex
    Category: 3
    Scale: 1:48
    Manufacturer: Hobbycraft
    Model Type: Hawker Hurricane MkII D
    Details: BP 188, RAF No.6 Squadron, Egypt 1942
    Decals: Kit provided - JV-Z

    Its all done my fist GB finisher! Im pretty happy with the Hurri though as everyone can see I can make huge improvement again in the future. Also one of the very few 1/48th scale crates I've done and it was a joy to work in a bigger scale I must admit. I was worried that brush painting would show up badly in a bigger scale but luckily the heavy weathering has disguised it a bit.

    Thanks for the comments to all concerned :)
    Cheers.

    First 6 are the required angles if there is any problems let me know?
     

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    Heinz Active Member

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    Heres 4 of my own choice.
     

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    Beautifully done!
     
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    #4 ozhawk40, Dec 13, 2009
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    Damn fine job there Alex - looks great!

    Cheers

    Peter

    P.S. The judges may deduct points for leaving the undies on the line!
     
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    #5 Heinz, Dec 13, 2009
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    Thanks guys :)

    Point noted Peter :lol:
     
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    Excellent job Alex!! she looks great mate :cool:
     
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    Echo the post above! :thumbright:
     
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    Definately the best Desert Hurri I've ever seen 8) LOVE the cannons

    Damn bloody nice mate! :thumbleft: :D
     
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    Nice work Alex!:D
     
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    Love it Alex, and the fabric finish has come out well
    :hotsun: :hotsun:
     
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    Nicely done!
     
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    Thanks guys really appreciate the comments :)
     
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    very nice Heinz
     
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    Really came out nice Alex, cant even tell she was brush painted...
     
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    Thanks man, appreciated!
     
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    Looks great there Alex, love the weathering.
     
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    Well done Alex! :)
     
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