**** FINISHED: 1/72 Minicraft B-24J Liberator, "The Dragon and His Tail" Group Build

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  1. Maglar

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    Knew i'd make deadline! Was a really fun build and many thanks to badbear for sending me the green dragon decal set, opposed ot the discolored one offered. Didnt do much weatherin as I wanted her to shine, but I did do a black panel wash.

    Errors: The green dragon offered did not seem to fit the surface I had to work with going off the decal sheet, aka too big. I took the swipe and removed the 'il' in "tail" as it would look out of place if on the front bottom window of the lib. Maybe the set I used wasnt intended for a minicraft kit but oh well.
     

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    That is sharp Mag!nice job Sir.Cheers Kevin
     
  3. Maglar

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    Beautiful job Maglar!!
     
  5. Maglar

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    thanks vb!
     
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    Wonderful work Maglar! I really do like the B 24! :)
     
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    Nice work!
     
  8. Maglar

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    thanks alex / cory!
     
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    Great work Mag! Not generally a fan of the B-24, but you've made her look good! :D
     
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    Glad u made it by the deadline Mag, she came out very nice....
     
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    Sharp looking Lib there Maglar - well done. 8)

    Cheers

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    Good stuff Mag, looks the part mate!:D
     
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    Nicely done!
     
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    Thanks all.. making deadline was bit of a stress! :)
     
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    Great Job! Can you post a close-up of the dragon decals?
     
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    nice build...
     
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    very well done Maglar, looks amazing
     
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    Nice job there Mag, well done.
     
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