**** FINISHED: 1/48 Gloster Meteor F.3 - Jet/Recon/Transport GB

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  1. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

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    #1 Vic Balshaw, Apr 21, 2013
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    Username: Vic Balshaw
    First name: Vic
    Category: Judge – Non competing
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Tamiya Kit 61083

    Extras: Eduard FE 213 etched detail plus an old one I found sculling around the hanger. Eduard EX 173 Mask set. Some scratch building with piecemeal decals to make up the serial number and code, plus encouragement and help from you guys.

    This is the first of my two entries into GB 17

    My thanks to one and all for your help, suggestions, encouragement and support.

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  2. Vic Balshaw

    Vic Balshaw Well-Known Member

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    And for my four extra shots, just cause I can…………….

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    Fantastic Vic. When I start mine, I'll be using your build as a reference.

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  4. Vic Balshaw

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    Many thanks George and by all means, go for it.
     
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    Well done Vic. :thumbright: :thumbright: :thumbright:
     
  6. Vic Balshaw

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    Thanks old mate.
     
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    Really nicely done Vic.
     
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    Scrubbed up real nice Vic!
     
  9. Vic Balshaw

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    Great looking bird!
     
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    Really... REALLY nice, Vic. Well done, Mate...

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    Mighty fine Vic, although I couldn't check out the build, she turned out very clean indeed :)
     
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    Nice one Vic !
     
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    Nicely done Vic!
     
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    looks fantastic Vic, must get my thread done for the F.1
     
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    Truly impressive!
     
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    Wonderful job Vic!
     
  18. Vic Balshaw

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    Thank you my friends for looking in and for the kind word. Would you believe that I almost forgot to post this as finished.
     
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    Great job Vic.
     
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    It's gonna make a great reference for a build, That is fer shur!

    Another masterful piece there Super Vic!
    I liiiike it!
     
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