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PostPosted: Wed 30 Nov 2016 00:07 am 
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Lovely words Fred!

I love building new kits but there is something satisfying about taking a hideous collection of poorly moulded parts that barely represent the intended subject and creating a near-convincing replica from them.

Fry-up due?

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PostPosted: Wed 30 Nov 2016 01:22 am 
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PostPosted: Sat 31 Dec 2016 15:13 pm 
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Still plodding along here with these. The Sea Harrier has been masked up and is ready for spraying...
ImageAirfix BAe Sea Harrier FRS.1 A03067 07 by MacTphotos, on Flickr

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PostPosted: Sat 31 Dec 2016 15:15 pm 
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But... The Skyhawk is complete (Airfix stand was added by me)!
ImageAirfix A-4 Skyhawk A01022 20 by MacTphotos, on Flickr
ImageAirfix A-4 Skyhawk A01022 21 by MacTphotos, on Flickr
ImageAirfix A-4 Skyhawk A01022 22 by MacTphotos, on Flickr
ImageAirfix A-4 Skyhawk A01022 23 by MacTphotos, on Flickr
ImageAirfix A-4 Skyhawk A01022 24 by MacTphotos, on Flickr

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PostPosted: Mon 23 Jan 2017 20:56 pm 
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A bit more progress on the Super Etendard. The decals need a flood of decal solution to get them to conform to the surface. We're getting there.
ImageAirfix Dassault Super Etendard 03060 08 by MacTphotos, on Flickr

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PostPosted: Mon 23 Jan 2017 20:59 pm 
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Blu-tack worms and tape have been applied to the Harrier for the wrap-around camo...
ImageAirfix BAe Harrier GR3 A02072 10 by MacTphotos, on Flickr

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PostPosted: Tue 24 Jan 2017 09:23 am 
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Lovely Skyhawk :thumb:

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PostPosted: Sun 02 Apr 2017 00:17 am 
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“Never, never, never give up.” Winston Churchill
Here is my Harrier GR3 with main paint job completed:
ImageAirfix BAe Harrier GR3 A02072 11 by MacTphotos, on Flickr
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