Oblt. Helmut Tiedmann, Bf 109E-4 'Black 13', II./JG3, Battle of Britain GB

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  1. Lucky13

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    #1 Lucky13, Aug 1, 2010
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    B*ll*cks! Forgot how to do this....! :oops: :lol:

    Here we go then.....

    Username: Lucky13
    First name: Jan
    Category: 2 – Intermediate
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Hasegawa or Tamiya, still to decide as I haven't got the kit right now.
    Model Type: Messerschmitt Bf 109E-4 flown by Oblt. Helmut Tiedmann during Battle of Britain in 1940.
    Additions: Aftermarket decals

    16.05.40 Ltn. Helmut Tiedmann: 1 2./JG 3 Morane 406 N.W. Charleroi 19.25
    19.05.40 Ltn. Helmut Tiedmann: 2 2./JG 3 Hurricane N. Arras 12.40
    22.05.40 Ltn. Helmut Tiedmann: 3 2./JG 3 Hurricane westl. Douai 13.10
    29.05.40 Ltn. Helmut Tiedmann: 4 2./JG 3 Wellington Dünkirchen 20.00
    07.06.40 Ltn. Helmut Tiedmann: 5 2./JG 3 Hurricane Abbeville -
    14.06.40 Ltn. Helmut Tiedmann: 6 2./JG 3 Battle Raum Évreux -
    15.08.40 Oblt. Helmut Tiedmann: 7 2./JG 3 Hurricane - -
     

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    Very nice choice Jan!
     
  3. Lucky13

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    Cheers buddy! Think that I'll try pre-shading for the first time on this one....
     
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    First of what I expect to be MANY 109's (including mine!). Looking forward to this.
     
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    Nice choice old chap, the one I did when I refurbished my old Matchbox 'Emil'. Good luck with that spinner !!!
     
  6. Lucky13

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    The spinner comes as decal old boy, well the red that is, only have to paint it white! :D
     
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    Decal, paint - it's still going to be a right t*** ti do !! It was bad enough in 1/32nd scale, anything smaller will be somewhat tricky methinks !
     
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    Nice one Jan!!
     
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    nice choice old chap
     
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    Nice choice old chap. Plenty of '13' to choose from for this GB isn't it? :D
     
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    With all here Jan. :thumbright:
     
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    Cool looking build Jan! ( We gonna see this one finished? )
     
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    Nice one Jan, nose decal could be a bit of a bugger though (experience tells me that) and good luck with the shading, it'll be fun.
     
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    Cheers lads! I want to get this one finished, as I want to do a No. 74 Squadron Spitfire and possibly another '109 #13....:oops: :lol:
     
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    '13'? What a surprise! :rolleyes: Looks good Jan.8)

    Cheers

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    I know Peter....
    I'm full of surprises, aren't I? :lol:

    Cheers mate!
     
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    Nice one Jan! I might do a 109 too if I can find the time
     
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    Jeez....I didn't think you would be doing a 13 Jan...:rolleyes: :D
     
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    Cheeky! :lol: Might do another one as well, Oesau or Bar! :lol: Try to sqeese in a wee No. 74 Spitfire in between though. :oops: :lol:
     
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