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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Oct 07, 2012 11:40 am

    Hi Guys,

    This is my current build in progress. To try and get my mojo back I shifted from the room on the roof to downstairs complete with new workbench!

    Here are two photos of before and after of the staghound turret:

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    NEW WORKBENCH
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    Post  iCocker on Sun Oct 07, 2012 3:14 pm

    Great to see you back in action Noel!

    Turret only readdy ... ejja you are getting lazy : )
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    Post  bcauchi on Sun Oct 07, 2012 4:38 pm

    Good to see your work again Noel. What is that white stuff you are using?
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    Post  Tancred on Sun Oct 07, 2012 5:01 pm


    Aw Noel, ben tornato I love you


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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Oct 07, 2012 5:40 pm

    @ Ivan - Well almost ready! Just a few more little pieces and I'll start planning the painting and what colours to use. A couple of figures but no dio for this one.

    @ Brian - the casting of Staghound turrets was very textured which was not represented in the kit. I used Revell putty to form the texture because the Tamiya putty I had, hardened while I was hibernating.

    @ Aw! Tancred..... up for a coffee and model talk to get our mojo going?
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    Post  Dottore on Sun Oct 07, 2012 5:51 pm

    Great to see some of your work. Like what youve done to the turret so far. I use Mr Surfacer 500 for casting effects...

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    PS have couple of metal barrels for that 37mm if it can help your mojo... Twisted Evil
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Oct 07, 2012 7:53 pm

    Dottore wrote:Great to see some of your work. Like what youve done to the turret so far. I use Mr Surfacer 500 for casting effects...

    Dottore

    PS have couple of metal barrels for that 37mm if it can help your mojo... Twisted Evil

    Thanks Doc.

    How do you find Mr Surfacer?

    Metal barrel.... thanks, I purchased one over the net! And a couple of turned MG barrels!

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    Post  in nannu pec on Mon Oct 08, 2012 7:30 am

    U MELA HEKK Noel....!!!! glad to see u and your talents back cheers
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    Post  iCocker on Mon Oct 08, 2012 8:14 am

    Ejja mela Noel!

    What scheme are you planning, there are some nice camo versions for the Kiwis and Aussies in Italy? ...

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    Post  Ray on Mon Oct 08, 2012 3:41 pm

    Nicely set workshop Noel.....keep them rolling Twisted Evil
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    Post  Dottore on Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:38 am

    I find excellent and ready to use straight away....

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    Post  Noel Petroni on Tue Oct 09, 2012 5:50 am

    iCocker wrote:Ejja mela Noel!

    What scheme are you planning, there are some nice camo versions for the Kiwis and Aussies in Italy? ...

    Iv

    I've been searching the net but found no colour plates!! So it has to be in the usual British Drab (still have to research the colour)
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    Post  iCocker on Tue Oct 09, 2012 8:05 am

    These might help Noel

    http://www.angelfire.com/pro/bison/35106.html

    http://www.angelfire.com/pro/bison/35063.html
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    Post  Paul Salomone on Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:50 pm

    Hi Noel, Very Happy

    I see that you are back to modelling, and woring on the staghound.
    I would like to see the good old German cross on that, so please make the verion, the German captured during the Ardennes offensive.

    Cheers.
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Tue Nov 06, 2012 7:07 pm

    More work on the Staghound:

    It will be probably Canadian and with lots of stowage! Much more than in the picture!

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    Post  bcauchi on Sat Nov 10, 2012 2:30 pm

    That is a really cool setup. Love the way the figures interact with the vehicle.
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Nov 11, 2012 10:12 am

    Thanks Brian! It's good to be building again!

    Some more progress on the figure:

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    Post  Ray on Sun Nov 11, 2012 12:05 pm

    Looking good Noel cheers

    Nice hairdo & cap Twisted Evil

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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Nov 25, 2012 4:31 pm

    Some update on progress:

    Taking Shape!
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    Post  Ray on Sun Nov 25, 2012 4:54 pm

    Yes Twisted Evil taking shape Noel Cool
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    Post  bcauchi on Sun Nov 25, 2012 6:40 pm

    Lovely detail Noel, i missed your work! I envy the cleanliness of your build.
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Dec 02, 2012 10:14 pm

    bcauchi wrote:Lovely detail Noel, i missed your work! I envy the cleanliness of your build.

    Thanks Brian!
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Sun Dec 02, 2012 10:17 pm

    Spray!

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    Post  Ray on Sun Dec 02, 2012 10:37 pm

    Bravu t-tifel cheers
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Fri Dec 14, 2012 3:27 pm

    A better photo...........

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