Academy 1:72 F4F Wildcat

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  1. Trebor

    Trebor Well-Known Member

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    if the port fuselage decal wasn't farked up, I'd say this kit was almost flawless. I tried to move the decal into the correct place, and part of it just disintegrated on me >_<

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    Good work man :D
    Academy decals can give many headaches unfortunately.

    I got this kit stashed away I might grab it out soon :)
     
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    Nice treb! With decals and that whole deal.. I paint water on the area im putting it on for more movement and such. I didnt put a lot on for the shark teeth on my tiger shark and it was sticky with trying to place it and I swear god prevented me from ripping it because I heard it getting ready to go! And if that had happened id be pissed because those teeth make the plane :D

    [I think you missed the painting the back wheel black unless its supposed to be white]
     
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    Looks good Rob!
     
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    Nicely done Trebor, that's my favorite aircraft.
     
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    damn, I did miss painting the back wheel!

    thanks for pointing that out, dude!
     
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    Sweet build!
     
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    Looking good Rob!
     
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    great job trebor, i've found academy decals are very poor !
     
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    Nice little Wildcat! :thumbleft:
     
  13. Trebor

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    hehe, thanks, all! :D
     
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    Nice one Rob - I've had the odd problem with Academy decals too.
     
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    Nice, Trebor!
     
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    thanks, you guys! :D
     
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    Nice Wildcat. I always have problems with academy decals!
     
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