**** FINISHED: 1/48 Fiat G.55S Torpedo Fighter - Mediterranean Theater of Operations

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  1. JKim

    JKim Well-Known Member

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    Model Type: Fiat G.55 Silurante (Torpedo Fighter)
    Aftermarket addons: Falcon Vacuform Canopy, Sky Model Decals

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    Great job John. You did great on that camo.
     
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    Very nice indeed !
     
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    A real stunner John, well done!
     
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    A beauty John...!!! :thumbleft:
     
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    Done real good John!
     
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    Simply put....superb

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    very cool the cammo has come out really well
     
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    +9 here, exceptional paint job, 12 points
     
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    Thank you for all of the positive comments! Although it started off on a downer (broken canopy), it turned out ok in the end! On to the next GB!
     
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    Joining all here. Great work on the model John. Especially like the paint job.
     
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    With all the rest, great job and a wonderful finish.
     
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    Beautiful!!


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  15. JKim

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    Thanks for the comments! I must admit that I feel good about how the finish turned out. I learned a bit about shooting thinner mixtures at lower pressures and feel more comfortable when freehanding finer transitions with the airbrush. Hopefully I won't need to use cut paper masks as much.
     
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    Nicely done!
     
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    Man, that turned out amazing.
     
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    Thank you thank you! It feels good to wrap this one up after being in a holding pattern for so long. The replacement canopy worked out well! I love how clear the vacuformed canopy is.
     
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    Just an FYI... I received a little package from MPM Productions a couple of days ago. It contained a replacement clear sprue for the broken G-55S canopy. Far too late to make use of but it came.
     
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    That came out Quite Nice John! :thumbright:
     
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