Raptor

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  1. Migrant

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    I know this is a WW2 forum but I thought you might be interested in Revell's 1/72 F-22. I personally think it's an ugly aircraft from most angles (especially the profile of the nose) but from some viewpoints it does look quite mean. Besides adding a resin seat and tinting the canopy I didn't add a lot to it, biggest challenge was the semi-metallic paint. Revell's model is a very nice kit of a not-so-nice airplane ;)

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  2. dirkpitt289

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    Looks great. I like the way the paint job came out.
     
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    Good work!
     
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    Beautiful work!! :thumbright: I have a couple of pictures of the real thing at the Air Force museum if you want me to post them.
     
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    Brilliant.:D
     
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    Very nice work indeed! I agree about the shape of the thing though, almost as bad as a Wil...that aircraft!!
     
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    Excellent model!
     
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    Nice work
     
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    Beautiful job,especially on the paintwork.
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    Nice looking build, great colour shading. Personally, I quite rapt on the F-22, like the lines and have a couple of 1/48 scale lined up for a future build.

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    Damn fine job!!:D:D
     
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    That look amazing you a hell of talented modeller. kit end products looking like that.
     
  14. Migrant

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    Thanks guys, glad you like it. Vic, each to his own and all that :) I do think ugly aircraft often make interesting models.
     
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    Well done!!! 8)

    All the best!

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    Beautiful job mate, though for the main part I don't like her either - the YF-23 was much sexier IMO...
     
  18. Dusan Lekic

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    " the YF-23 was much sexier IMO... "

    I agree with you ... 8)

    All the best!

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