**** DONE: 1/48 Bf109E-4/7 Trop - Mediterranean Theatre of Operations

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  1. Jeff Hunt

    Jeff Hunt Well-Known Member

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    #1 Jeff Hunt, Nov 3, 2014
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    Username Jeff Hunt
    Name Jeff
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    Scale 1:48
    Manufacturer Tamiya
    Aftermarket OOB


    Jeff
     
  2. Jeff Hunt

    Jeff Hunt Well-Known Member

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    This should be another great group build with lots and lots of choices to be made.


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    Cheers,

    Jeff
     
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    Looks like a great kit! I'm also building a newer Tamiya kit for this GB. Tamiya gets such good marks for their kits so I'm anxious to see what the fuss is all about!
     
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    Nice selection looking forward.
     
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    That kits builds up nice Jeff.
     
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    good choice for this GB,

    it was on my list of candidates but in the end I decided by others and saetta to me asked my wife,

    I encourage you with is a good model and watch lace wings are very treacherous in this kit.
     
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    What would a GB be without a Messerschmitt chucked in. Like your choice.
     
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    Nice Kit and choice Jeff
     
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    That is a damned nice kit. You will really enjoy that one.
     
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    It's a real easy build too, goes together nicely.
     
  12. Jeff Hunt

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    Had a chance to get started this past weekend and as usual I began with the cockpit. Nothing like some photos to show where a few touchups are needed and these will be taken care of next time I return to the workbench which has now been moved out of the sunroom and back down to the basement. It is getting a tad chilly in these parts to be sitting in an unheated room and a decided lack of sunshine.

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    Cheers,

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    Looking good. :thumbright:
     
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    Off to a good start Jeff.
     
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    Good going Jeff.
     
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    Cool! ...the kit I mean..:D
     
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    Nice start to the cockpit! Did you apply the seatbelts as a decal? I've read of people cutting them out and glueing them into place with the backing on.
     
  19. Vic Balshaw

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    They have the look of being just the decal John.
     
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    Yep, just a decal that was included in the kit.

    Jeff
     
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