**** FINISHED: 1/48 P-61A – Heavy Hitters II GB

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  1. ozhawk40

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    #1 ozhawk40, Sep 1, 2013
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    First name: Peter
    Category: Intermediate
    Scale: 1:48
    Manufacturer: Great Wall Hobby
    Model Type: Northrop P-61A ‘Black Widow’ S.No. 42-5547
    Details: 422nd Night Fighter Squadron, Florennes, Belgium
    Aircraft Assignment: Pilot: 1st Lt. Herman Ernst and Radar Operator: 2Lt Edward Kopsel
    Accessories: Vector Props, Eduard Masks and Resin Wheels
    Decals: Eagle Editions EagleCals
     

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    Very nice!
    Congrats on your first finished model in 18 mo.!
     
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    Cheers Paul and VB!
     
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    Well done. However there is a lack of a few required shots for judging ,
     
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    I think the 6 mandatory shots are there Wojtek.

    Excellent build Peter. Very glad you were able to finish this one for the GB.
     
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    love it Peter, well done
     
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    Now yes, there are.
     
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    Nice work Peter!
     
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    Nicely done Peter. The six 'judging' shots are looking a touch dark on my monitor, but no problem - I'll enhance them if needed.
     
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    Thanks Terry. It was a bit dark and gloomy when I finished yesterday. I usually take the photos outside, so apologies for that.
     
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    Thanks also to CR, Karl, Wojtek and Gnomey.

    Cheers 8)
     
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    Great work. I particulalry like your canopy nice and crisp and clear. i can live in hope i guess
     
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    Thanks Parsifal. There was no secret to the canopy, that's how it was from the manufacturer. I used white glue to attach them to the model. Sometimes you can dip them in "future" to protect and improve them, but these were excellent straight from the pack.

    Cheers

    Peter
     
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    A fine build Peter..:D
     
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    Cheers Wayne, thanks.
     
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    Well done Peter.
     
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    Great job, Peter. Love the paint job.

    Geo
     
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    Very well done Peter!!
     
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