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Shelf Of Doom SB *1st June - 1st June* - One Year Clean Up
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I like that paint scheme! Cracking job there and well done for getting the so-and-so finished!

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Shelf Of Doom SB *1st June - 1st June* - One Year Clean Up
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Fantastic effort Crash!
I too have one of these on the shelf of doom but Im not as brave as you so I built it oob instead!

I wont have any progress for 2 weeks everyone as Im currently laying by the pool with a nice cold beer in Lanzarote!
Cheers!

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Shelf Of Doom SB *1st June - 1st June* - One Year Clean Up
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Thanks, Mav! wish you a happy holiday
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(Well, ahem, that´s s´posed to be a "sun" :grin: )
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(....or, maybe: a creature from outer space?)

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Haha I was wondering what that was!
Im pumped to finish my 2 Trainer Harrier's when I get back so hopefully if my mojo is still in tact that's the next update Ill have!

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Time for another Bench Queen. This time it is Hasegawa's 1/72 F-104G which I intend to do as NASA bird like this.

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I was lucky enough to see this in summer at the Smithsonian air & space museum in Washington and it has inspired me to finish this kit.
So here is my starting point, main assembly complete just a bit of filling and sanding required.

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Then canopy masked (I will do the canopy framing later) and with a coat of Halfords white primer (for plastics).

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And next two coats of Xtracrylics White. Looking shinny. :)

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I will give it a coat of Klear to seal in the white then mask the fuselage about half way up before applying the blue underside colour.
More to follow. :smilie_flagge3:

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Looking good OT!
I really do like NASA colours!
Id be interested in painting my SR-71 2 seater into NASA livery!

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That ´ll become a nice Starfighter ;-)
Currently I´m at an old Frog Spittie Mk I, which I want to finish as a Mk II, by sanding the spinner to a blunt tip :-D
After my last tedious build, I really need something undemanding, to have fun with!
First, I wanted to airbrush it, but then I wanted to save myself from all the masking, so I grabbed for the brush!
The Mustangs have to wait a little more, because they´ll get a little more effort from me (but I don´t want much effort right now :) )

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Crashpilot wrote:
That ´ll become a nice Starfighter ;-)
Currently I´m at an old Frog Spittie Mk I, which I want to finish as a Mk II, by sanding the spinner to a blunt tip :-D
After my last tedious build, I really need something undemanding, to have fun with!
First, I wanted to airbrush it, but then I wanted to save myself from all the masking, so I grabbed for the brush!
The Mustangs have to wait a little more, because they´ll get a little more effort from me (but I don´t want much effort right now :) )

Effort takes too much effort!! :lol: :lol:

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Now a pic of my rather effort-less looking Frog with a sloppy paint job done with flaky acrylics.... :sad:

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....from a distance, it´s not too bad looking :razz:

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