Fiat G55 Smear 1/48th

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  1. T Bolt

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    This is the second of the three 1/48th scale Smer Italian fighters I made about 8 years ago. The kit was very basic with heavy rivet detail, and the assembled airframe did require quite a bit of sanding and filling. It was an early attempt at airbrushing a complicated camo scheme and I hadn't mastered doing fine lines yet to say the least, but it was a big step for me at the time.
     

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    There is something about those Italian birds isn't there?I have this kit in the stash myself and yeah it has no pit but does represent the lines of the 55 pretty well.I like this one Glenn looks pretty good esp. trying to airbrush smoke rings is scary.Cheers
     
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    Thanks Kevin.
     
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    Not bad at all Glenn!8):D
     
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    Looking nice. :)
     
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    Nicely done!
     
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    Well done, nice paint job.
     
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    Nice work Glenn, especially knowing how basic the Smer kits are.
     
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    Love the Italian planes of the 40's.
     
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    Nicely done Glenn and your right about them rivets.
     
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    Loks good to me.
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    #12 otftch, Dec 18, 2010
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    Duplicate post. Sorry.
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  13. Crimea_River

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    Very nice Glenn
     
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    Beautiful job Glenn!
     
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    Nice work Glenn. For a first attempt at camo with a airbrush that's great!:thumbright:
     
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