USS Cobia SS-245 1/72

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  1. javlin

    javlin Well-Known Member

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    This one was a long time com'in.Another OOB with basic paint but can see me playing alittle with some pastels down the road and getting those flags and do a re-rigg.The shelf is new to match the rest of the room was a declined shelf by me for a project was I was doing for someone else within a bigger project.The shelf is 46" long so figure that into the scope of things.........
     

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    I had the 1/72 U-boat. Massive kits, you did a nice job!
     
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    Thanks Paul for the comment.Man those flags gone and a few pastels would go along way.
     
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    I weathered the "Boot" with washes of artist oils. There is an outfit that makes cloth flags, I will try to find the address for you.
     
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    Good one Kevin - and big too !
     
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    Nice !
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    Nice work Kevin!
     
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    Found it. Quality flags, I used them for a 45 star U.S. flag for my U.S.S. Oregon.
    Online Catalogue
     
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    Wow... always wanted a 1/72nd submarine. How cool is that.
     
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    Beautiful job Kevin. I was on the Cobia quite a few years ago. It's at the Manitowoc Maritime Museum in Manitowoc Wisconsin. Well worth a stop if you're ever anywhere near there.
     
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