JU-52 Lufthansa Italeri 1/72

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  1. T Bolt

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    #1 T Bolt, May 26, 2010
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    2.jpg ju52 1.jpg Ju52 2.jpg P5222003.JPG P5222004.JPG P5222005.JPG P5222006.JPG P5222008.JPG P5222009.JPG P5222010.JPG P5222012.JPG P5222013.JPG P5222014.JPG P5222015.JPG P5222016.JPG P5222017.JPG P5222019.JPG I thought I would keep going with the old airliners.

    I made this one a couple of years ago, and learned that you should paint the solid colors before the silver the hard way! Had quite a bit of black touch-up to do!
     
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    Great Model.
    Ed
     
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    Nice work there TBolt ;) Cheers
     
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    Nice work!
     
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    Real nice One, thanks for sharing.
     
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    #6 Wurger, May 26, 2010
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    Nicely done. :)
     
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    Very cool.
     
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    Lovely work Glenn
     
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    That's a very nice looking model!
     
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    Excellent job Glenn.
     
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    That's a beauty. Nice job. :thumbleft:
     
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    Thanks everyone! :)
     
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    Great Job T Bolt

    The scale 'tarmac' looks great, is it a 'printed' one or something you put tohether yourself?
     
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    Awesome! The Lufthansa logo must be the oldest one still in use, right?
     
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    KLM I think is probably the oldest still in use. (the crown and KLM lettering, that is.)
     
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    That's a nice job Glenn!:D
     
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    Pete, the base is a piece of foam board with a pebble pattern I bought at a local craft supply store. I laid out a 5"x5" grid (works out to be 20 x20' IN 1/48th) on it at a skew to the edge of the board using a straight edge with a ultra fine point Sharpie permanent marker, then went over each line again free hand with the marker widening and thickening the lines to make them look like the pavement joints had opened and aged. Then I went back and added cracks and spalling. The whole thing took me about an hour to do. I’m a bridge and highway construction inspector so I've seen a lot of cracked pavement and knew what I wanted it to look like.
     
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