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    Post  Noel Petroni on Fri Oct 25, 2013 3:44 pm

    Hi all.... I was inspired by Ray's plane and gravity figure and went out and bought a Revell WWI plane!
    Yeeeepee! It's a horrible kit but I really feel like building one.  No fuss ... just out of the box sort of thing and a decent paint job to follow!



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    Post  Wayne on Fri Oct 25, 2013 5:05 pm

    An AFV modeller gone rogue Twisted Evil 

    Cool plane. Enjoy the build and looking forward to seeing its progress.


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    Post  Ray on Fri Oct 25, 2013 6:43 pm

    Noel Petroni wrote:Hi all.... I was inspired by Ray's plane and gravity figure and went out and bought a Revell WWI plane!
    Yeeeepee! It's a horrible kit but I really feel like building one.  No fuss ... just out of the box sort of thing and a decent paint job to follow!



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    Post  bcauchi on Sat Oct 26, 2013 2:23 pm

    Wow Noel keep us posted, what a change from the usual AFV's, must have really interested you. I'm sure you are going to do something really nice with this model. Looking forward to seeing your progress.
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    Post  skyhigh on Sat Oct 26, 2013 5:49 pm

    Noel why did you choose , such a complicated subject , for a first build .. you could go for german plane ..or was the pilot and plane that inspired you..:  at the end it is an interesting plane...cheers 
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    Post  iCocker on Sun Oct 27, 2013 8:49 pm

    skyhigh wrote:Noel why did you choose , such a complicated subject , for a first build .. you could go for german plane ..or was the pilot and plane that inspired you..:  at the end it is an interesting plane...cheers 
    Probably the wheels ...
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    Post  Guest on Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:01 am

    skyhigh wrote:Noel why did you choose , such a complicated subject , for a first build .. you could go for german plane ..or was the pilot and plane that inspired you..:  at the end it is an interesting plane...cheers 

    Why a German plane, are they by any chance less complicated? Suspect 
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    Post  skyhigh on Mon Oct 28, 2013 6:06 am

    Yes Joe , there is , may I suggest the Fokker ..less rigging and colors etc..cheers 
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    Post  Ray on Mon Oct 28, 2013 7:41 am

    J.Fenech wrote:
    skyhigh wrote:Noel why did you choose , such a complicated subject , for a first build .. you could go for german plane ..or was the pilot and plane that inspired you..:  at the end it is an interesting plane...cheers 
    Why a German plane, are they by any chance less complicated? Suspect 
    skyhigh wrote:Yes Joe , there is , may I suggest the Fokker ..less rigging and colors etc..cheers
    As far as I am concerned, this thread is HIJACKED by SKYHIGH as he is questioning the competence or LACK of it, of the modeller in question Evil or Very MadEvil or Very MadEvil or Very Mad

    I just can't believe it AFTER Noel gave such a DEEP INSIGHT on Science, Gravity & Artistic Licence ESPECIALLY re Lt.Weymar & MarKo AGREED with him PUBLICILLY, NOW he has the audicity to question Noel's competence or in this case LACK of it Twisted Evil Twisted Evil Twisted Evil

    SHAME ON YOU lol! lol! lol! 
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Mon Oct 28, 2013 7:36 pm

    skyhigh wrote:Noel why did you choose , such a complicated subject , for a first build .. you could go for german plane ..or was the pilot and plane that inspired you..:  at the end it is an interesting plane...cheers 
    Marco, I may not build planes but my experiance in model building is always there to help me tackle subjects that are not common to me. Very Happy 

    As Ray said........ do you have doubts about my skills............ in that case shall I challange you to an out-of -the-box ME109 1/48 kit!

    I chose the kit... you choose the time and start date commencing this week! bounce 

    Ejja... no wiring, no photo etch... just plane (a pun!!) old straight forward build! How about that! Members will judge the result!

    Deal or no deal! Very Happy 
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    Post  Guest on Mon Oct 28, 2013 8:13 pm

    Noel Petroni wrote:
    skyhigh wrote:Noel why did you choose , such a complicated subject , for a first build .. you could go for german plane ..or was the pilot and plane that inspired you..:  at the end it is an interesting plane...cheers 
    Marco, I may not build planes but my experiance in model building is always there to help me tackle subjects that are not common to me. Very Happy 

    As Ray said........ do you have doubts about my skills............ in that case shall I challange you to an out-of -the-box ME109 1/48 kit!

    I chose the kit... you choose the time and start date commencing this week! bounce 

    Ejja... no wiring, no photo etch... just plane (a pun!!) old straight forward build!  How about that!  Members will judge the result!

    Deal or no deal! Very Happy 
    Come on skyhigh, do not chicken out, accept the challenge and show aircraft turned Pupi modeller/s that you still got what it takes!!!! cheers 

    Noel I apologise for the intrusion on thread, I am sure that you are more than capable for finishing this model and if you finish it as you finish the afvs, I sure it will be a little gem.
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    Post  skyhigh on Mon Oct 28, 2013 8:19 pm

    For the love of modeling ...j hasra Noel taqax f xibka ta nasab.. this is what he wants ..the more the hijack's the more points he gets... no no don't let him get you wrong .. and I never mentioned that I have doubts about your skills .. he just cannot stand those words ..lol!  Science, Gravity & Artistic Licence ..lol! lol! 

    Go ahead Noel do what you like ..you have plenty of experience in modeling.. what I suggest you is the model you choosed is a challeng for rigging and painting.. for a first WWI model there is more simply versions.........

    Artistic Licence...lol! lol! lol! 
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    Post  Ray on Tue Oct 29, 2013 5:53 am

    skyhigh wrote:For the love of modeling ...j hasra Noel taqax f xibka ta nasab.. this is what he wants ..the more the hijack's  the  more points he gets... no no don't let him get you wrong .. and I never mentioned that I have doubts about your skills .. he just cannot stand those words ..lol!  Science, Gravity & Artistic Licence ..lol! lol! 

    Go ahead Noel do what you like ..you have plenty of experience in modeling.. what I suggest you is the model you choosed is a challeng for rigging and painting.. for a first WWI model there is more simply versions.........

    Artistic Licence...lol! lol! lol! 
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    Post  bcauchi on Tue Oct 29, 2013 7:55 am

    Ejja Marco, that is a fair challenge, just one 109 OOB and let's see you do that. Its a start, i bet that if you do that you will build more. You just need a kick start. Actually what you need is to have your computer out of order for a week and at the same time be sick at home, just as i am at the moment. Unfortunately i am quite sick and will probably miss the last two meetings before you go to Telford. The only positive thing is that i now finally have time for modeling.
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    Post  RayCaruana on Tue Oct 29, 2013 9:07 am

    Get well soon Brian.
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    Post  Ray on Tue Oct 29, 2013 5:32 pm

    bcauchi wrote:Ejja Marco, that is a fair challenge, just one 109 OOB and let's see you do that.  Its a start, i bet that if you do that you will build more.  You just need a kick start.  Actually what you need is to have your computer out of order for a week and at the same time be sick at home, just as i am at the moment.  Unfortunately i am quite sick and will probably miss the last two meetings before you go to Telford.  The only positive thing is that i now finally have time for modeling.
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Tue Oct 29, 2013 6:38 pm

    Marco........ it's a fair deal...ta

    anzi... I think it's a good idea... it should not take us a lot of time ..... look..

    -The Revell or Italeri ME109 1/48
    -Out-of-the-box
    -we are not looking for accuracy
    -no add on's
    -use kit decals

    ...take it as a sort of experiment..... it will be interesting to see the final result. An AFV builder vs a rusty, very rusty master airecraft builder.....

    come on....bounce 
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    Post  skyhigh on Tue Oct 29, 2013 6:45 pm

    Get well soon Brian ..........cheers 
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Tue Oct 29, 2013 7:10 pm

    skyhigh wrote:Get well soon Brian ..........cheers 
    .... yes..yes... brian will get well soon........... I still waiting Sleep 
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    Post  Tancred on Tue Oct 29, 2013 9:17 pm

    Come on Marco show us what you're made of ;p


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    Post  bcauchi on Wed Oct 30, 2013 7:45 am

    Hallik mill get well soon Marco, that is not the point, just start on the 109 and take up the challenge. It will also be good for you to start on something relaxed before you get into a serious build. Don;t you EVER intend to build any of the hundreds of models you have?!!
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    Post  Ray on Wed Oct 30, 2013 10:29 am

    bcauchi wrote:Hallik mill get well soon Marco, that is not the point, just start on the 109 and take up the challenge.  It will also be good for you to start on something relaxed before you get into a serious build.  Don;t you EVER intend to build any of the hundreds of models you have?!!
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    Post  Noel Petroni on Wed Oct 30, 2013 5:33 pm

    OK... I finished it. It was fun..... We're doing up the boy's bedroom and I'm going to hang some plans for them! The build is no big deal, I don't really care for any finish in particular.

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    Post  Guest on Wed Oct 30, 2013 11:06 pm

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    Post  iCocker on Wed Oct 30, 2013 11:22 pm

    First half result

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