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Trumpeter Mk.5
Petro
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Connecticut, United States
Joined: November 02, 2003
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Posted: Monday, March 18, 2019 - 12:13 PM UTC
Applied a flat coat. I tried using Vallejo Satin varnish, as i do have a bunch of it, but it kept clogging the airbrush. So i cleaned the AB and used the Testors Flat.
I used Vallejo Acrylics for highlighting/ dry brudhing. You can see it in my poorly lit pictures, but i think i like oils better.

k_mero4
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Sofiya, Bulgaria
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Posted: Friday, March 29, 2019 - 09:06 AM UTC
Hello!
In the campaign I will participate with the model of Sd.Kfz.7 Late Version.

These are the starting photo.




Kalin
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Georgia, United States
Joined: July 26, 2013
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Posted: Friday, March 29, 2019 - 01:28 PM UTC
Kalin -

I have that kit, and will be watching your build with interest.
eMan
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Hong Kong S.A.R. / 繁體
Joined: August 08, 2002
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Posted: Monday, April 01, 2019 - 02:10 PM UTC
Here is the startup and progress pics of my entry, German Entwicklungsfahrzeug E25.




ComradeMP
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Posted: Saturday, April 06, 2019 - 04:42 PM UTC
Coming in with something I've been wanting to build for awhile, from way back when I was still new to World Of Tanks. The mighty KV-3. If we can get another WOT campaign again sometime, I'd like to build another one with the Dt-25.

Got the Trumpeter KV-3, I've been slowly been working on it for awhile now, but haven't posted it yet.










k_mero4
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Sofiya, Bulgaria
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Posted: Saturday, April 06, 2019 - 08:27 PM UTC
Hello everyone!
My first progress on Trumpeter's kit 01507: Sd.Kfz.7 Late.
I definitely do not like the kit. The latest models of Trumpeter's towed tractor (No.01583 and No.09538) are of much better quality.






Good luck to all.
Kalin
d6mst0
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Texas, United States
Joined: August 28, 2016
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Posted: Saturday, April 06, 2019 - 11:22 PM UTC
ComradeMP,

Those Trumpeter KV tanks are really simple kits to assemble. I have finish the KV-1 and KV-8 and they were one of the most enjoyable builds I have been involved with.

I also have the KV-3 in my stash so I will be most interested as to how it turns out.

Mark
d6mst0
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Posted: Saturday, April 06, 2019 - 11:24 PM UTC
Kalin,

Sorry to hear about the quality of kit, but it sure does have a lot of detail for the under belly.

Mark
d6mst0
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Posted: Saturday, April 06, 2019 - 11:26 PM UTC
eMan,

Interesting build, reminds me of a turtle.

Mark
k_mero4
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Sofiya, Bulgaria
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Posted: Sunday, April 07, 2019 - 01:59 AM UTC
Hallo, Mark! Wonderful idea to make a model of Sd.Kfz.7 Late production, but ...sprue casting leaves much to be desired.
Kalin
SpeedyJ
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Bangkok, Thailand / ไทย
Joined: September 17, 2013
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Posted: Sunday, April 07, 2019 - 02:26 AM UTC
Just wiped my future buy on evil bay. Thanks however for the quality type Noº. Will take a look at them. Going to join this campaign with a towed Big Gun.
Will be an easy build, all covered for transport.
Introduction and pictures will follow ASAP.

Nice campaign to watch, good luck everyone,

Robert Jan
eMan
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Hong Kong S.A.R. / 繁體
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Posted: Sunday, April 07, 2019 - 03:46 PM UTC
E25 progress update.



Namabiiru
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Rhode Island, United States
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Posted: Monday, April 08, 2019 - 02:13 AM UTC
eMan,
I really like the camo. Did you use Panzer Putty?

eMan
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Posted: Monday, April 08, 2019 - 08:39 PM UTC
Hello Mark, I use blu tack to assist in airbrush the camouflage, it's not reusable after painting but it works fine.
Namabiiru
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Posted: Monday, April 08, 2019 - 11:13 PM UTC

Quoted Text

Hello Mark, I use blu tack to assist in airbrush the camouflage, it's not reusable after painting but it works fine.



I have blu-tak I have been recycling for quite awhile, but I've not used it for large-scale masking like that. I used Panzer Putty once and found that it left an oily residue in the acrylic paint. Yours looks great.

eMan
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Posted: Tuesday, April 09, 2019 - 08:01 PM UTC
German E25 finished.





Namabiiru
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Posted: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 07:05 AM UTC
very nice, eMan!

d6mst0
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Posted: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 07:57 AM UTC

Quoted Text

very nice, eMan!




Ditto!
Namabiiru
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Posted: Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 01:27 PM UTC
I'll call my Rubezh done:




Yes, I need something better than my spray booth for taking photos, but it's got the best lighting in the house right now...

There are some blemishes on the windows I need to see if I can fix, but I wanted to get some photos before I potentially make things worse....


agriamodeling
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Budapest, Hungary
Joined: March 09, 2018
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Posted: Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 10:37 PM UTC
Hi Mark,

That mssile complex is great. Both in size and look
I like the weathering you have done. Congrats!

Tamás
agriamodeling
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Budapest, Hungary
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Posted: Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 10:42 PM UTC
Hi Marc,

Can you up.oad some better oics? This kit is on my wishlist and would like to see yours as reference before deciding the purchase.
My dad made me a KV1/85 in the mid 70’s from a Soviet kit (probably the same moulding like the ones sold now under Eastern Express brand and I have some nice memories. Would be a memorial build but this time a better kit.

Tamás