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    Post  Guest on Sun Apr 17, 2011 9:02 pm

    Decided to resurrect this one, will continue it and will be finish in green/natural metal as XN794 19sqn Germany 1973 or XN782, same sqn but overall natural metal.


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    Post  clioguy on Sun Apr 17, 2011 9:07 pm

    another beauty in the making!!
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    Post  Ray on Sun Apr 17, 2011 10:13 pm

    Another masterpiece in the making I love you
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    Post  skyhigh on Mon Apr 18, 2011 10:13 pm

    There you go Joe , so you are making detail now and not only oob...welldone looking good... cheers
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    Post  AdriaN on Mon Apr 18, 2011 11:53 pm

    looking at the yellowed glue it must have been put away for quite soem time!
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    Post  Guest on Tue Apr 19, 2011 6:29 am

    Thanks all for the encouragements, still a long way to go. Adrian, as I said , I resurrected this project from the deep abyss of forgotten models Twisted Evil so it is coming back with a vengeance Twisted Evil Twisted Evil
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    Post  Joseph on Tue Apr 19, 2011 8:14 am

    Some very neat detail, keep up the good work. Looking forward for another excellent model.
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    Post  Dottore on Tue Apr 19, 2011 11:52 am

    A;ways nice to see lesser refined models beinggiven some TLC...

    Great work mate!

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    Post  iCocker on Tue Apr 19, 2011 12:22 pm

    Looks like this yera we are having reviving of old dogs ... will watch this project attentively!

    Joseph what about the MIG21 I have been waiting for that Syrian camo version ...
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    Post  Guest on Tue Apr 19, 2011 5:28 pm

    iCocker wrote:Looks like this yera we are having reviving of old dogs ... will watch this project attentively!

    Joseph what about the MIG21 I have been waiting for that Syrian camo version ...

    the mig is going and coming out the storage at regular intervals, but very slow progress of work, but I think this will be its year!!
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    Post  bcauchi on Tue Apr 19, 2011 5:41 pm

    Aw Joe, good to see you make stuff yourself. Looking good but not your usual work, great to follow this build. Even your detailing is pristine.
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    Post  ascomt on Tue Apr 19, 2011 6:34 pm

    Hi Joe

    see that you've been bitten by the super detailing bug....it's another great experience in scale modelling...hope you'll enjoy it just as much.

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    Post  clioguy on Wed May 04, 2011 6:37 pm

    Great work JF!!!

    What is that purple stuff in the wheel wells?
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    Post  Guest on Wed May 04, 2011 7:12 pm

    clioguy wrote:Great work JF!!!

    What is that purple stuff in the wheel wells?

    thanks
    It is part of the airwaves photoetched detail set
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    Post  Ray on Wed May 04, 2011 10:44 pm

    J.Fenech wrote:
    clioguy wrote:Great work JF!!!

    What is that purple stuff in the wheel wells?

    thanks
    It is part of the airwaves photoetched detail set

    Was going to ask the same question myself Twisted Evil

    Great detailing JF I love you
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    Post  skyhigh on Wed May 04, 2011 10:49 pm

    Looking good with all that detail ,,,Joe.. cheers
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    Post  Guest on Sun May 22, 2011 10:32 pm

    Next stage - cleaning of filler and first paint

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    Post  Ray on Mon May 23, 2011 2:58 pm

    I thought I was seeing double Shocked

    I almost forgot they are two different projects Evil or Very Mad
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    Post  AdriaN on Mon May 23, 2011 5:29 pm

    is this going to be pmf aswell?? Question
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    Post  Guest on Mon May 23, 2011 5:42 pm

    AdriaN wrote:is this going to be pmf aswell?? Question

    No, it will be in overall green with metal undersurfaces. One in natural metals is more than enough for now!!
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    Post  matilda on Mon May 23, 2011 9:35 pm

    good looking model so far.
    i don't have doubt will be real beauty once finished.
    keep it up.

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    ps. over sized, double engine , odd winged copy of mig 21...
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    Post  skyhigh on Sun Nov 20, 2011 9:59 pm

    Qtajtli nifsi Joe , dak alclad uzghajt ghal taht......
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    Post  Guest on Sun Nov 20, 2011 10:04 pm

    skyhigh wrote:Qtajtli nifsi Joe , dak alclad uzghajt ghal taht......

    yes, first time I used it, and I really like it!!

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