1st PLACE INTERMEDIATE and MEMBERS CHOICE: 1/48 F-100D Super Sabre, 511th FBG, CW GB

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  1. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

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    #1 Vic Balshaw, Aug 27, 2010
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    Username: Vic Balshaw
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    Category: 2 – Intermediate
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Monogram
    Model Type: F-100D-45-NH Super Sabre 55-2796 – 511th Fighter Bomber Group, 405th Fighter Bomber Wing , Langley Air Force Base, Virginia. May 1959.

    Now I'm back from the warm and sunny tropical island of Bali full of 'Bintan' and smelling of coconut oil, this is third entry to the Cold War GB.

    This is a basic out of box build with minimal scratch building and enhanced by an Aero Master F-100D decal sheet number 48-781.

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  2. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

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    For my extra four pictures, something a little closer

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    One fine looking Hun ;) :thumbleft: Cheers
     
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    That is one sweet finish on that Hun Vic! :thumbright:
     
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    Oh...I like that.....well done Vic!:D
     
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    Stunning work. Very impressive
     
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    Nicely done Vic!
     
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    Looks like a beauty, great work Vic!
     
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    Exceptionally good Vic, a real beauty mate. Well done.
     
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    Very nice indeed Vic.
     
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    :cool: I like the way you achieved the effect of the metlic covering Vic. :thumbright:
     
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    Excellent work Vic!
     
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    Very well done!
     
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    Your aluminum finish is world class. Nice!!
     
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    Bloody Marvelous! Well done Vic. 8)

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    Struth guys, them's some compliments you've all given, thanks ever so much, you got me all a'blishing now................. [​IMG]
     
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    Excellent work Vic, gotta mimick what the fellas are saying... The metal finish and different colored panels really light this one off man, great job...
     
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    Beautiful NMF, love it!!!!
     
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