**** DONE: 1/72 BR20/M "Cicogna" - Mediterranean Theater of Operations

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  1. javlin

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    #1 javlin, Nov 19, 2014
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    User Name : Javlin
    Name : Kevin
    Category : Intermediate
    Kit : Italeri BR20?M "Cicongna"
    Scale : 1/72
    Accessories : OOB

    A kit that has been waiting years to build!She will be OOB with the most complicated part of the build being the paint which I think will end being hand after the sand is laid being 1/72 scale and the fuzz effect to me atleast is not really visible in this scale.
     
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    The box art and the paint scheme
     

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    Always loved the look of that plane. Good luck!
     
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    Sweet pick! Have fun with it!
     
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    Very cool Kevin!
     
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    Very cool!
     
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    The next interesting project. :thumbright:
     
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    Never heard of this one! This MTO GB is bringing out some unique aircraft!
     
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    I always like how you bring something a little different to these builds Kevin. Very much looking forward to this one.
     
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    #11 javlin, Nov 27, 2014
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    Well I got alittle done this evening after all the festivities of Thanksgiving and the 13 guest went home.The copit was really sparse so I made a couple of pieces ( :dontknow: ) to spruce it up abit .The pieces are figments of my imagination of what may had been there floor console,radio desk(wood) and the radio with PE attached. ;)
     

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    Looks cool! I ain't gonna doubt ya!
     
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    Excellent choice!
     
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    Nice. Hope your hard work can be seen when its closed up.
     
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    Nice work Kevin!
     
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    Thanks for the input fellas and Andy probably just the pit some it was more just a play thing if that makes sense ;)
     
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    Good on you Kevin, nowt wrong with a bit of detail.
     
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    I have got the engine in the wings and one wing all but about polished up along with propellers they will be a chrome and silver so they get the black first.The glass on this whole plane is thick and abit frosty with the fuselage glass having sink marks.I sanded out the sink marks as best I could polished and dipped.The rest of the glass got a polish compound,rinse and a dip(might be another polish in the works/dip).
     

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    Coming along nicely Kevin, paint before you know it.

    Geo
     
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