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Hosted by John Pereira
Campaign 150- Mk. II
LikesTanks
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Wales, United Kingdom
Joined: May 07, 2013
KitMaker: 157 posts
Armorama: 150 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 09:28 AM UTC
Very nice builds, really liked the ambush Hetzer. Once again I just make it, my ICM KHD S3000:

And all the bits put together




Another box bites the dust thanks to the Armorama community's campaigns.
eMan
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Hong Kong S.A.R. / 繁體
Joined: August 08, 2002
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Armorama: 550 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 11:17 AM UTC
Almost done, now apply decals and weathering .



Anmoga
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Spain / España
Joined: November 18, 2004
KitMaker: 434 posts
Armorama: 325 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 02:47 PM UTC
Hi guys,

Sorry for not posting before my entrance but I have two year twins and have almost no free time.

This is the photo of the unstarted kit (3rd February 2018):



Construction finished:



Painting finished and uploaded to the campaign photos page:




Have a nice day,
Angel
Armored76
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Bayern, Germany
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Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 04:50 PM UTC
Congrats on the finished builds, everyone! Some good looking models here
spongya
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England - South West, United Kingdom
Joined: February 01, 2005
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Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 07:03 PM UTC

Quoted Text

Kelly, Brian & Andras,
Love those builds-something different you don't see every day.
I loved Mark's Hetzer and tutorial.
Christian-thanks for another great campaign.
Take care,
Don "Lakota"



Thank you for your kind words. I would like to ask for some honest critique of the build; would you mind giving one?
Armored76
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Bayern, Germany
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Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 07:28 PM UTC
Not sure if this request was a general one or addressed to Don, particularly but here are a few things I have noticed, if you won't mind, on an otherwise great model:

- the camouflage edges are a bit too hard to my taste and their run is a bit weird, if I might say so here and there like the "beaks" on the right side of the lower body and towards the right-middle area of the gun; free-hand airbrushing might be more suitable for such jobs
- the oil smudge is a bit heavy, specially at the lower front; you might also want to apply some pigments for added texture around the running gear
- visor ports and headlights would benefit from a layer of silver paint
- I miss scratches around the turret ring and on the fenders

Now, all these are really no major issues and I realize the images make such things a lot more visible than they actually.

It IS a great effort with all the PE parts.
Anmoga
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:40 AM UTC
Hi guys,

I didn't post a second WIP photo and don't know if in the process of being painted counts.

Here is the photo in the process of being painted (just airbrushed the colors and pending the detail brush painting):


Best regards,
Angel
spongya
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 01:43 AM UTC

Quoted Text

Not sure if this request was a general one or addressed to Don, particularly but here are a few things I have noticed, if you won't mind, on an otherwise great model:

- the camouflage edges are a bit too hard to my taste and their run is a bit weird, if I might say so here and there like the "beaks" on the right side of the lower body and towards the right-middle area of the gun; free-hand airbrushing might be more suitable for such jobs
- the oil smudge is a bit heavy, specially at the lower front; you might also want to apply some pigments for added texture around the running gear
- visor ports and headlights would benefit from a layer of silver paint
- I miss scratches around the turret ring and on the fenders

Now, all these are really no major issues and I realize the images make such things a lot more visible than they actually.

It IS a great effort with all the PE parts.



Thank you very much for your kind words. I tried a weird-looking camo because it was, well, weird The next one is going to be airbrushed for sure.

Smudge... yeah, it does look strong -weirdly it does not look so heavy with the naked eye. (The camera is brutal.) But I'm not happy with the weathering. Only the dust is something I like.

Vision ports: yes, I forgot to paint them... Ups.

Scratches- again, it's something I'm not sure about- either too much or too little; I can't get it right. Do you think it looks like a toy?
Armored76
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:28 AM UTC
Angel: It is a simple kit so the number of photos is fine. Thanks for posting them!

Andras: A toy? Most certainly not!
Mrclark7
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:32 AM UTC
lapman, great shading on the drill.

great work everyone, sorry not to address all of them.
Armored76
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:36 AM UTC
Ribbons sent! Thank you everyone for participating in the campaign!
eMan
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Hong Kong S.A.R. / 繁體
Joined: August 08, 2002
KitMaker: 930 posts
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:49 PM UTC
Thunderbirds The Mole finished.




Armored76
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 01:02 PM UTC
SUPERB weathering! Fantastic job!
spongya
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 01:21 PM UTC
Thank you for the campaign!
ayovtshev
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Sofiya, Bulgaria
Joined: September 22, 2016
KitMaker: 438 posts
Armorama: 424 posts
Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 02:10 PM UTC
Thanks Christian, All,
for the wonderfull Campaign!

Looking forward to the next one,
eMan
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 02:30 PM UTC
Great campaign, thank you.
Armored76
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 02:36 PM UTC

Quoted Text

Looking forward to the next one



Speaking of which, I will not be able to lead a follow-up campaign due to lack of time so, if any of you would be up to the task please feel free to reuse the name, if you want.
Removed by original poster on 03/01/18 - 15:50:55 (GMT).
Anmoga
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 03:23 PM UTC
Great campaign. Thanks Christian.
Buckeye198
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Joined: May 02, 2010
KitMaker: 550 posts
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 06:23 PM UTC
Thanks for the campaign, lots of fun! And a friendly reminder to everyone to upload pictures of your finished work in the campaign gallery...not that I forgot to do that until just now Hopefully Cristian will take pity on us and still award our ribbons
LikesTanks
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Wales, United Kingdom
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KitMaker: 157 posts
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 07:37 PM UTC
Very nice Mole. Great campaign, thanks
Armored76
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 09:08 PM UTC

Quoted Text

Thanks for the campaign, lots of fun! And a friendly reminder to everyone to upload pictures of your finished work in the campaign gallery...not that I forgot to do that until just now Hopefully Cristian will take pity on us and still award our ribbons



Thanks for the reminder! You also have your ribbon now.
Mrclark7
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Texas, United States
Joined: June 04, 2017
KitMaker: 325 posts
Armorama: 314 posts
Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:34 PM UTC
Cristian, Help, where do I add the extra photos? I just did them in kitmaker, but how do I get them to the 150 campaign?
Mrclark7
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Posted: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:52 PM UTC
I think I finally got it figured out.
Armored76
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Posted: Thursday, March 01, 2018 - 12:55 PM UTC
It worked fine. I sent your banner, too.

Congrats on the finished build and campaign!