**** FINISHED: 1/32 A6M2 Model 21 Zero EIII-117 ‘Carrier ZUIHO’ - Carrier Aircraft GB

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  1. Wayne Little

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    #1 Wayne Little, Dec 2, 2012
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    1/32 A6M2 Model 21 Zero EIII-117 ‘IJN Carrier ZUIHO’ - Carrier Aircraft GB


    User Name : Wayne Little
    Category : Non Competing Judge
    Entry : Mitsubishi A6M2 Model 21 Zero EIII-117 Flown by Lt. Moriyasu Hidaka
    Kit : Doyusha 1/32
    Accessories : Eduard Seat Belts...and some additional scratched up extras...

    Ok, all done...scrubbed up ok for a 40 odd year old kit, kept the details to a minimum on this one, was more about showing the correct colours of the Zero,And...the Lighter grey coloured control surfaces.
    The Zero is often depicted in a "matt" finish but was in fact Glossy in appearance, especially so on the carriers of the Imperial Japanese Navy.
    Many period photo's clearly do not show this glossy appearance.

    The first set of Primary pics...
     

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    Lovely job Wayne, really looks the part!
     
  3. Wayne Little

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    ...And some additional piccies....
     

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    Thanks Evan! :D
     
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    A great build Wayne with some fantastic attention to detail :thumbleft:
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    What a stunner!
     
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    Yes, a stunner.
     
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    Yup, what they said. Another good 'un Wayne.

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    Great work Wayne that base looks the part also.
     
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    Absolutley stunning Wayne!!
     
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    thanks very much for your comments Guys!
     
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    Really nice, Wayne. I love it !

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    I loved being able to follow the whole process of the build :D Really turned out Fantastic Wayne :) You should do a A6M3 next :D hehehe :)
     
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    Thanks very much for your comments Guys...

    I do have a few 1/48 A6M3's Igor, sure i will get to one soon!:D
     
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    Fantastic Wayne!!
     
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