**** FINISHED: 1/48 Blackburn Roc – BofB Group Build.

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  1. Vic Balshaw

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    #1 Vic Balshaw, Nov 3, 2010
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    Username: Vic Balshaw
    First name: Vic
    Category: 2 – Intermediate
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Special Hobby Kit No SH48050

    Here it is guys, the Ugly Duckling all done and dusted. It's been a fun build and I'd like to extend my thanks to all you folks for your kind and encouraging comments and the snippets of help that have come my way.
     

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    These are my four chosen shots.
     

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    Well done Vic. :thumbright:
     
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    Oh Yeah! Cute little fella isn't it! :|

    Well done Vic, looks fantastic (which is saying something!).

    Cheers

    Peter
     
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    i love it Vic, very well done mate
     
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    Well done Vic, she came out fantastic!
     
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    A job well done Vic!! :)
     
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    I like it. Great job Vic!
     
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    Wow! Top notch work! The weathering is superb. Painting that gun turret must have taken some patience...
     
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    great work , that turret would have given me nightmares i think

    certainly not the prettiest plane of the era though !
     
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    Bl**dy marvellous - pig ugly, but bl**dy marvellous !!
     
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    Good work Vic!
     
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    Superb work Vic! Very nicely done sir!!!:thumbright: :cool:
     
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    What a lovely set of comments you have all posted, thanks guys, very much appreciated.
     
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    Very nice Vic!
     
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    I say Glenn old fellow, that's jolly decent of you
     
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    Very Nice! for such an ugly girl but one question?The blurred line between the camo?what is it or how did you do it.I had something like that on a Japanese bomber were it was a blue line it looks like you made it happen.Cheers
     
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    Great build, makes me want to pick one of these up.
     
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