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PostPosted: September 17th, 2011, 5:50 am 
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So, this the concept. Whatcha think? It's 10' wide by 11" deep.


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Yep that's perfect :grin:

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I still have to attach the landing gear and realign the junk on the right, but, this is what I'm bringing. :-D


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WOW!!!!!! That is impressive!!! It so captures EVERYTHING about the original picture right down to the orange tinge.

TOP EFFORT, Barry!!

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I second that, that is absolutely stunning! WOW! So dynamic.

Excellent Barry.

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Simply brilliant Barry! You've captured the ethos of the display perfectly ... and I believe first to finish.

I'm going to have to raise my game! :roll:

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Set a high bar with this one. Nice work.

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Very nice, Barry!

"Bringing" or "sending"???

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Thanks guys...much appreciated!

"Bringing" Paul, as in "Hand delivering it to the CBK table at SMW" :party

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COOL!! I had a great time in 2009, and I'm sure you will too. The CBK guys are pretty friendly too. :lol:

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Wow , thats fantastic , you have defo brought the kit to life .


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That's just superb... well done, Barry! I'm looking forward to seeing the real thing, and shaking you by the hand when you bring it! Seriously... that's inspirational work, and just exactly what I was hoping to see when we kicked this one off...

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Looking forward to it Matt

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Brilliant work! I love the idea

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It looks stunning - sweet!

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