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#1 Posted : 09 June 2019 12:31:01

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Hi thought I'd make a start on this with the cockpit started,I have the eduard big ed set for this, starts with the pre painted etch which makes up the main consul and other bits, though still plenty of dials to paint in,quite a few ejector marks need filling to. Vallejo 70.808 blue green is good match to the pre painted etch.main rotor diameter is 494mm and it's 565mm long with rotors turning. Still alot to do in cockpit yet.cheers mick .
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#2 Posted : 09 June 2019 13:33:02

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BigGrin Ooh now this looks interesting! Good start Mick ThumpUp
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#3 Posted : 09 June 2019 22:01:08

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Looks a great kit Mick and you've made an excellent start already with the cockpit. That Vallejo Blue/Green does indeed look a very good match for the pre-painted etch parts.

Well done, looking good, will follow your build with interest. Cool ThumpUp

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#4 Posted : 10 June 2019 21:03:23

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BigGrin Looking good and nice work MickCool
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#5 Posted : 10 June 2019 23:07:49

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Very nice start you've made Mick, will be watching this one with a great deal of interest..... Good luck with the build.....Cool Cool

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#6 Posted : 11 June 2019 06:44:01

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#7 Posted : 11 June 2019 10:56:41

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Mick

Thats a new kit on me - never knew this was available in 1:35 scale.

The cockpit looks very futuristic i think - almost looking like some futuristic space craft.

You painting and detailing looks very nice indeed.

Hope it all vontinues well for you.

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#8 Posted : 11 June 2019 16:55:44

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Hi thanks for looking in and your comments, much appreciated as always, started on the fuselage side, by filling in the ejector marks, and adding more etch detail behind the door,not my neatest etch work, but it look OK when get some paint on it, got bit of superglue on one edge where I dropped the vent box, before I'd positioned it, hence the scratches on at bit, scraping it off, it be on show at the end, as I'm building it with doors open on the ground,cheers mick BigGrin
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#9 Posted : 15 June 2019 17:38:10

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Hi done bit more on this, finished the cockpit,just added a bit of silver dry brushing to the edges of parts,not going to weather this one to much,as I like it as it is.then made up the engines, I painted them aluminium first,then couple coats of thinned dark iron,then a purple wash and then orange wash,then dry brushed with aluminium, and a black wash at the end,they turned out OK for me,they look like some heat bin through them, cheers mick. BigGrin
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#10 Posted : 15 June 2019 18:20:33

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#11 Posted : 15 June 2019 19:08:16

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Mick

Engine finish looks really good. Certainly look like they have been firedup a few times.

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#12 Posted : 15 June 2019 19:28:02

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Really nice work Mick especially on those engines and I agree, they do look like hot metal!

Well done. Cool ThumpUp

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#13 Posted : 16 June 2019 10:09:18

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Lovely work Mick, great start.Love

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#14 Posted : 16 June 2019 14:33:30

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Nice one MickBigGrin will be big when complete BigGrin great startDrool Drool regards PhilCool
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