**** FINISHED: 1/48 Fairey Gannet AS.1 – Carrier Aircraft GB

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  1. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

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    #1 Vic Balshaw, Nov 1, 2012
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    Username: Vic Balshaw
    First name: Vic
    Category: Judge – Non competing
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Classic Airframes Kit No 4135

    Extras: Mostly OOB which contains a heap of resin parts. Airwaves Wing Fold Joints. Eduards Mask Set.

    Well here she is folks, the 'Ugly Duckling' wings all a flap. I had a lot of fun, great satisfaction and at times tear jerking frustration with this build but all up I very pleased with the outcome.

    My I also state my thanks to each and every one of you for your continued interest and support of this build.

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    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

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    #2 Vic Balshaw, Nov 1, 2012
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    Here are my four extra shots.

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    You did the big ugly justice Vic. Several thumb sir.

    Geo
     
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    Fine job matey....
    I'm seeing double, do you have too many propellers?
     
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    #5 Vic Balshaw, Nov 1, 2012
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    These pictures are crap so I'm going to see if I can improve them and re post them.

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    HAVE MADE THE CHANGES, HOPE THERE OKAY
     
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    Not if screen or pics but i can't see well are as blurry
     
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    Done a fantastic Job Vic...
     
  9. Vic Balshaw

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    Thanks folks, I've re-uploaded the improved pics. Hope there better and thanks Bill………………….again!!!
     
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    A great build Vic, the final pictures really do it justice. Well done.
    Vaughan
     
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    Thanks Vaughan.
     
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    Great job! I liked the solution to the weighty wings, Excellent detail!
     
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    Very cool. :D like a transformer :) loved following the entire build was epic, thanks for making such a great bird :)
     
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    Great job Vic outstanding.
     
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    Pshaw............ that's why we are here.... done good mate.
     
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    fantastic job Vic
     
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    Magnificent Vic!!
     
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    Excellent work Vic!
     
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    such an interesting plane and a great build! Well done!
     
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