1st PLACE INTERMEDIATE: Bf109E-1 Jg54 Yellow 10 Battle of Britain Group Build

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  1. T Bolt

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    #1 T Bolt, Nov 30, 2010
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    Bf109E-1 Jg54 Yellow 10 Battle of Britain Group Build

    User name: T Bolt
    Name: Glenn
    Category: 2, Intermediate
    Kit: Tamiya 1/48 Bf-109E-3
    Scale: 1/48th.
    Modifications: The Tamiya Bf109E-3 will be modified to make it a BF109E-1. Scratch built seat cushion harness.
    Accessories: Aero Master Decals, True Details resin wheels and a Squadron vacuformed canopy

    Here are the official six pictures plus four extra. This camouflage scheme stretched my airbrush skills to the limit. I hope you guys like the results.
     

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    Excellent job Glenn!!! :thumbright: That is spectacular!!!:shock:
     
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    Couldn't agree more Aaron. Great work Glenn.
     
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    Spectacular Glenn, with both 109's running neck and neck, I knew you'd make it
     
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    Another brilliant job Glenn. :)
     
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    Brilliant! 8)
     
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    superb job Glenn
     
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    Nicely done!
     
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    Like them?, it's a bitchin piece!
     
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    Superb job Glenn, especially with that tricky cammo pattern.
     
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    Turned out great!
     
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    Definitely turned out great! :D
     
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    Love it, absolutely love it Glenn, one of my all time favorite camo patterns... U did it great justice man...
     
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    This by far out of the three builds takes the cake Sir.:thumbleft:

    but I might add Glenn though in the future to maybe tone down staining for the gunports.I find myself looking at them when it should be the whole model less suttle;different color or dirty up the background more?Not trying to be to critical just an ob.Kevin Cheers
     
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    Thanks guys I appreciate the feedback.
    The staining did turn out a little heavier than I had intended. In the past the pastels seemed to fade by a factor of 50% when I sealed them with Dullcoat so this time I applied them a little heavier so naturally they didn't fade. :rolleyes: Oh well I'll just say that at the height of the battle the mechanics were to busy patching holes and keeping them flying than cleaning them up.
     
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