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Real Model M1127 Stryker RV
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Texas, United States
Joined: May 02, 2006
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Posted: Monday, March 24, 2008 - 01:46 PM UTC
Epi "Pete" Becerra reviews the Real Model 1/35 multi-media resin and PE conversion set for the AFV Stryker to produce an M1127 Stryker RV.

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Washington, United States
Joined: September 20, 2007
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Posted: Monday, March 24, 2008 - 01:56 PM UTC

Now this is what I have in mind when I talk about wanting to get an RV!

And the wife thinks I mean a Winnebago.

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Texas, United States
Joined: December 22, 2001
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Posted: Monday, March 24, 2008 - 05:10 PM UTC
I found this thread on another web sight and I'm not sure if they are showing that there was a gap here or something else. If some one can translate what they are posting, we can be for sure.

Another M1127 In-Progress Build

But just in case if they are saying that there is a problem in the fit of the Real Model hull to the AFV hull, I started to build mine and I had no problem with fit or gaps. You can see here that there was a good fit and no gap was present.

As you can see here, I did have to add some putty under the hull where the pour block was removed and the upper hull met the lower hull.

I know that Milo already showed us his in -progress shots of this kit before he placed it on the market, but i wanted to start a build blog from an average modeler like myself. So stay tuned and I will start a thread and show such things that I have here.
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Manitoba, Canada
Joined: August 13, 2006
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Posted: Monday, March 24, 2008 - 06:17 PM UTC
I will certainly stay tuned. I got to see the Real Model LAV III in person at the LHS this weekend and it looked great. Looking forward to your blog Pete.

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Newfoundland, Canada
Joined: December 08, 2005
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Posted: Monday, March 24, 2008 - 10:44 PM UTC
Yeah go Pete, Mine should be waiting in the mail box for me, I look forward to your progress as well.
Good luck