**** FINISHED: 1/48 RF-84F Thunderflash - Jet/Recon/Transport GB

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  1. T Bolt

    T Bolt Well-Known Member

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    #1 T Bolt, Jun 2, 2013
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    User Name: T Bolt
    Name: Glenn
    Category: Advanced
    Kit: Heller RF-84F Thunderflash
    Scale: 1/48th.
    Accessories: Bare Metal Foil Co. decals and Scale Aircraft Conversions landing gear. Also removal of the raised panel lines and re-scribing them, scratch built the camera bay and seat beats made from lead foil.

    Here’s my second aircraft from the 107th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron in this Group Build.
    The re-scribing of all the panel lines was a first for me and many times during the process I thought I was in over my head, but it seems to have turned out Ok and I learned a few lessons along the way to make the next time I attempt it a little easier.

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    Got in under the wire! Nicely done Glenn.
     
  3. Thorlifter

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    I'm not much of a jet guy so this one surprised me. I've never seen one before. Nice job Glenn
     
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    Another well done one Glenn.
     
  5. Vic Balshaw

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    The first of a trio of gems. Good one Glenn.
     
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    That's a keeper mate, well done.
     
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    good stuff Glenn
     
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    With all here. :thumbright:
     
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    It was a great build to watch. Well done Glenn.

    Geo
     
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    very nice indeed
     
  11. meatloaf109

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    Yep, nice finish!
     
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    Great work Glenn!
     
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    Nice one Glenn, it's looking sharp.
     
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    Agreed, looks great!
     
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