**** FINISHED: Mig-17F 'Fresco' NVAF Vietnam 1968

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  1. tonyb

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    #1 tonyb, Jun 17, 2010
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    Name: Tony
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    Kit: Kitech Mig-17F Soviet Interceptor
    Scale: 1/48
    Accessories:probably a bit of scratch building e.g. wiring in cockpit/wheel bays

    Well,she's finally finished:D
    It certainly won't win any awards but I have had a lot of fun building her and apart from the cruddy canopy,I am pretty happy with the end result.

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    Cheers,
    Tony.:)
     
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    #3 Vic Balshaw, Jun 17, 2010
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    Now common Tony mate, modesty don't become you. It's a fine looking machine and you're the winner cause you had fun. Love the camo too and Karl's right about the pics so I hope it's sunny for you tomorrow.
     
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    Couple of extras -

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    Cheers,
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    I like it alot, especially the camo work. its two bad the decals are so transparent. I have 2 Migs in my stash. I hope I can do them justice as well as you have
     
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    Well done Tony, it looks great. :D

    Cheers

    Peter
     
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    Nice! 8)
     
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    Nicely done Tony.
     
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    Good work Tony!
     
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    Looks good to me, and the canopy doesn't look that bad. I think with a bit more work, it'll polish out totally.
     
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    Good work Tony....8)
     
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    Nice work Tony. Didn't know that camouflage was extending to the underside of the fuselage. Interesting...
     
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    Not a bad effort there Tony!:D
     
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    Tony, that camo is world class and a interesting look to it. Masking must of been a pain. Don't be your own worst critic, it's great!
     
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    Looks good Tony, love the camo!
     
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    Turned out great Tony! :thumbright:
     
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