**** DONE: Fw 190 A-4, Hermann Graf - Aircraft of the Aces GB

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  1. Gak

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    #1 Gak, Sep 23, 2011
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    Username: Gak
    First name: Nino
    Category: Beginer
    Scale: 1:48
    Manufacturer: Hasegawa
    Model Type: Fw 190 A-4
    Aircraft Assignment: Hermann Graf
    Accessories: None

    This was my first idea for this GB and I hope that I'll be able to finish it before leaving for my new post. All additional detailing of the aircraft will be scratch built, since it will take forever to order any aftermarket parts and I don't have any time to spare (or money for that matter).
     

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    Sounds good.
     
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    I've finished the cockpit... The red lines on the first image are the parts that I identified to scratch build in order to detail the cockpit. I also scratch built the harness. I'll leave them like this for now and decide about the final appearance later (I'm thinking about making them to hang out of cockpit). Guess I also have cockpit detailing fetish, but if you think about it, even if you leave the cockpit open, you can only see as much. But like most people I can't help my self... :D
     

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    Excellent start.
     
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    I agree.... great. :thumbright:
     
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    very nice
     
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    Nice work Nino. Fast too.
     
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    Can only agree with all! :)
     
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    Great work mate!
     
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    Some progress...

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    Looks great Nino, pre-shading looks the biz.
     
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    looks great
     
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    Very choice Nino. How did you paint the engine, if I may ask?
     
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    Flat black and then drybrushed silver... Same with the reducer, only drybrushed neutral gray.
     
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    Looking very good Nino.
     
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    Good work, and quick too !
     
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    Simple yet very effective! :)
     
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