**** FINISHED: 1/48 Polikarpov I-16 Type 10 – From WW1 to WW2 GB

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  1. tigerdriver

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    #1 tigerdriver, Mar 2, 2013
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    Username: Tigerdriver
    First name: Dave
    Category: Beginner
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Academy

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    Heres a few shots of my little I-16

    As you may recall the thing was rather derailed when i managed to mistake tamiya flat base for matt varnish but I thought I would go ahead and take a few shots anyway. Was a fun build till incompetence struck
     
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    No picture seen . :(
     
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    Now it is the different matter. Well done. :thumbright:
     
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    hey that is great job on a tiny little subject
     
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    Really Nice, Dave. Good Job.

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    A nice effort Dave.
     
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    I agree with all, nice one Dave.
     
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    Considering what you have been through with this little fellow Dave, you have done very well.
     
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    Nice job Dave.
     
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    Agreed with all above!
     
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    With all above. Done well.
     
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    I think it turned out great Dave. That mishap with the flat looks like winter camouflage just about worn off.
     
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    Well done Dave, she really looks the part!
     
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    lol thats kinda what i decided to go for in the end, as i couldnt start over without new decals etc ... So i went for rough and at end of useful life time it made it to spain ..

    You are all very kind, its a bit of a bodge but i had some fun and learned a lot

    Its also amusing to park it next to something like an F4u and see how small it is
     
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    Top effort mate!
     
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    Nicely done!
     
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    i think you've donne a good job on her Dave!
     
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    Agree with all Dave. Your build has convinced me to seek out this little beast to build.

    Geo
     
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