MEMBERS CHOICE: 1/32nd Ju87G-2 of Fw Josef Blümel, 10(Pz.)/SG3, S7+EN

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  1. lesofprimus

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    #1 lesofprimus, Feb 28, 2010
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    Username: lesofprimus
    Category: Judge / Intermediate
    Scale: 1/32
    Manufacturer: Hasegawa
    Model Type: Ju 87G-2
    Details: Custom Made Decals for Fw Josef Blümel, 10(Pz.)/SG-3, S7+EN, Loads of Scratch Building (cockpit, armor plates, guns, antenna, radiators), Photoetch Seatbelts, Model Master Enamels and Badger Renegade Velocity Airbrush...

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    Fw Josef Blümel, 10(Pz.)/SG3, Ju 87G-2, S7+EN, Wk. Nr. 494231 (lost Sept 14th, 1944 KIA)

    Killed in Action 19 September, 1944 on his second mission of the day, after destroying his 60th tank... After his G-2 was hit by machine gun fire, he crashed behind enemy lines near Kekava, 18 km south of Riga, Soviet Union.... He and R/O Ogefr. Hermann Schwärzel were killed by Soviets, shot through the neck execution style..... Their bodies were found 3 days later by a search party by Stfkpt. Kuffner..... Approximately 150 missions... Awarded Deutsches Kreuz in Gold on Sept 29th, 1944 and Ritterkreuz zum Eisernen Kreuz on Jan 28th, 1945, post mortem...
     

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  2. B-17engineer

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    Dan that's super impressive!!!!

    Great photography too!
     
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    Stupendous work sir!!!!! That looks real.
    :shocked!: :notworthy: :notworthy: :notworthy: :shocked!:
     
  4. lesofprimus

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    Thank u Harrison and Aaron...

    Big shouts out to Jan, Vic, Terry, and Paul for all their assistance with making this a VERY customized Build... Could not have done it without u guys, thanks once again fellas...
     
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    just stunning Dan...congratulations on a beautiful piece of work...
     
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    Dan, this is just beyond words. It looks like the real thing on some angles. They should give you your own articles in modeling magazines!
     
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    definatley up there with Grandad's Hog Dan, superb job mate
     
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    Bl**dy Brilliant!
     
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    Absolutely a show stopper Dan. :)
     
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    #11 ozhawk40, Feb 28, 2010
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    I'm in full agreement with the guys - that is one fantastic, excellent, brilliant, stupendous result Dan. Extra Fine.

    Cheers

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    Bravo Zulu, Dan. Looks like it's ready to take off !

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    #13 Lucky13, Feb 28, 2010
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    I was goingf to say that....! :( :lol:

    You're more than welcome Brother.... That's why this forum so great!

    Hey! That's my line! :( :lol:

    Fanbl**dytastic, outfr*ckingstanding, Exf*ckingcellent work man! :notworthy:
     
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    Frickin guys are makin me blush, thank u all once again...

    I really do appreciate the comments... Just got back from chompin down on some excellent Lobster Tails, and the first thing I did when we got home was check this thread out....

    Next up, a visit to the porcelain Goddess...
     
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    That's a truly beautiful job Dan! Cangrats man!
     
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    that is just amazing 1 relly special build i love it
     
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    Brilliant job Dan. :thumbright: :thumbright: :thumbright:
     
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