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Campaign 500+ Mk. II
bilirubin
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England - South East, United Kingdom
Joined: September 22, 2016
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Posted: Friday, August 11, 2017 - 02:51 AM GMT+7
Thanks Christian,

I will hop over and sign up and as you say I think I am okay on the parts however I will double check when I purchase the kit and if there is any doubt buy something more suitable.

Mike
ClaytonFromEllijay
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Posted: Friday, August 11, 2017 - 06:13 AM GMT+7
You're safe, Mike, even with the unused parts you'll top 500. Welcome to our addiction!
bilirubin
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Posted: Friday, August 11, 2017 - 07:47 AM GMT+7
Thanks Clayton,

I am not new to modelling in general but new to military modelling. I have spent a lot of time building cars and trucks all in showroom condition.

Weathering is a whole new thing to me so looking forward to getting stuck in.

Mike
petbat
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Queensland, Australia
Joined: August 06, 2005
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Posted: Friday, August 11, 2017 - 08:28 AM GMT+7

Quoted Text

Thanks Clayton,

I am not new to modelling in general but new to military modelling. I have spent a lot of time building cars and trucks all in showroom condition.

Weathering is a whole new thing to me so looking forward to getting stuck in.

Mike



Welcome to the Blood, Mud and Tears brigade Mike! At least you will get a showroom condition ribbon from the build if you complete it
bilirubin
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England - South East, United Kingdom
Joined: September 22, 2016
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Posted: Friday, August 11, 2017 - 10:10 AM GMT+7
Thanks for the welcome Pete, I was hoping for shrapnel shredded ribbon to be honest
dtniedert
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Kentucky, United States
Joined: December 11, 2014
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Posted: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 06:36 AM GMT+7
In with Merkava 3D Early
Armored76
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Bayern, Germany
Joined: September 30, 2013
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Posted: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 05:15 PM GMT+7
Great choice, Doug! Looking forward to this one!
dtniedert
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Kentucky, United States
Joined: December 11, 2014
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Posted: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 02:15 AM GMT+7
Ugggh. Totally futzed the turret with excessive glue. So will go this route instead. BTW anyone know if it is possible to order replacement sprues from Meng?
Armored76
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Posted: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 03:19 AM GMT+7
Sorry to hear that! Maybe you can ask them on Facebook about replacement parts?
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d111298pw
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Joined: September 22, 2016
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Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 08:02 PM GMT+7
Almost finished with my Big Cats V build, and this looks like it will be a fun one. I've got a few kits in the stash that easily fall into the 500+ category. Just need to figure out which one.
Armored76
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Bayern, Germany
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Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 11:54 PM GMT+7
Glad to have you join!

By the way, just a few more days until the official start date!
Armored76
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Bayern, Germany
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Posted: Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 05:55 PM GMT+7
Official start date today! Let's get those kits unpacked!
Nito74
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ARMORAMA
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Lisboa, Portugal
Joined: March 04, 2008
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Posted: Sunday, October 01, 2017 - 10:41 PM GMT+7
Ok fellas, here's the KitMaker Campaign Gallery:

Gallery
Armored76
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Bayern, Germany
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Posted: Monday, October 02, 2017 - 04:35 AM GMT+7
Thank you, John!
Hudson29
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Joined: September 16, 2014
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Posted: Monday, October 02, 2017 - 08:45 AM GMT+7
I'm looking forward to this campaign. That kit has been sitting for far too long showing some leg and winking at me . . .
Armored76
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Bayern, Germany
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Posted: Monday, October 02, 2017 - 04:15 PM GMT+7
There will be barely better times to give in, Paul!
RobinNilsson
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Joined: November 29, 2006
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Posted: Monday, October 02, 2017 - 09:15 PM GMT+7
I'll join too. Don't know if I will be able to finish in time though ....
I picked Bronco 35174, Versuchsflakwagen Fur 8.8cm Flak.37 Auf Sonderfahrgestell (Pz.SfI.IVc). If I counted correctly there is two pins and a track link (3 parts) and around 200 links in total so the tracks alone gets me over the limit, the vehicle and the FlaK 37 go as bonus parts Don't need to count the helmets and other loose parts lying around .....

Image of the "unboxing" will be added to the Gallery.
Review of the kit:
http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=Reviews&file=index&req=showcontent&id=11208
/ Robin

Tried to upload the 'start' image to the gallery, the upload seemed to work but I never got to the postprocesing part and I can't figure out where the image ended up either ...


In case I never manage to upload to the 500+ gallery:

Armored76
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Posted: Monday, October 02, 2017 - 09:58 PM GMT+7
Cool choice, Robin!
Kanguroo
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Vietnam
Joined: May 07, 2006
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Posted: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 03:13 AM GMT+7
Hi,
To prepare to this campaign, I pick a Panda's T-15 Armata. It's an ugly beast. No interior, only one decal and camouflage option.



I counted quantity of parts. With sprues A and T, it's over 500 parts. Now, taking the breath.

Regards,
K.