**** Finished: 1/72 Amiot 143, 3rd Escadrille - Heavies GB

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  1. vikingBerserker

    vikingBerserker Well-Known Member

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    Scale:1/72
    Manufacturer: Heller
    Model type : Amiot 143
    Details : Armee de l'Air, 3rd Escadrille of the 22nd Escadre de Bombardement


    Just noticed, the small yellow wheel in the first pic is not part of the model - not sure how the heck it got there. As always, thanks for all the guidance, tips, and education.
     

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    Very nice! I especially like the lines of rivets! Did the tail wheel break off?
     
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    Yes Very Nice David!you and Dwight like the birds of a different creed.;) Cheers Kevin
     
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    Nice going Kev!! Something different and new.. 8)

    The main body and black wavy scheme does look like a wanna-be lanc though. just sayin.. :lol:
     
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    Great result there VB - lovely!8)

    Cheers

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    very cool
     
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    Nicely done!
     
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    Well done David. :)
     
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    With all here. Nicely done.
     
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    ...and the fueslage looks a little Hampdenish to boot! :)

    Great work Dave!
     
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    Came out very nice David, love the weathering...
     
  13. vikingBerserker

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    Thanks fellas! Since they were constantly flying from dirt runways, I wanted it to appears really dusty.
     
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    Nice work. I like the weathering.

    DBII
     
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    Evan is right, it does hav a bit of slab-sided Hampden about it!
    Don't know how you managed it, but you've made a Hippocroocofrog (almost) look like a princess - great job mate!
     
  16. vikingBerserker

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    Thanks fellas!
     
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    Nice work...on an ugly bird David, good stuff!
     
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    With all here David. Nicely done. :D
     
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    EXCELLENT WORK VB!!!:shocked!::cool::headbang:
     
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