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Unfinished Builds 2017
GaryKato
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Posted: Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 10:12 PM UTC
Congratulations on such a beautiful build. It looks most impressive.

Don't forget to upload an image into the Unfinished Builds 2017 Campaign Gallery.

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Done
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69mudbone - Trumpeter 1/72 'Small Turret' KV-1
AgentG - Tamiya M60A1
Blade48mrd - Tamiya 1/35 Tiger I (Mid) - (Panzer56mrd), Tamiya 1/35 Panzer III DAK
Cam - DML Sherman III
Chapman - Hobby Boss 4.7cm Pak(t) auf R 731(f)
erichvon - Opel Blitz
Erik67 - Revell Leopard 1A5NO
jimb - Dodge Charger (Florida Highway Patrol)
MLD - MaK Meng Toyota Pickup Technical, Gans 'Battlefrog'
SGTJKJ -Dust Tactics Walkers
SKiernan - Tamiya M4A1
Zhivago - Heller 1/72 Amiot 143
Zhivago
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Posted: Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 09:00 PM UTC
Ladies and gentlemen, I give to you the final images of the Heller Amiot 143, done (as far as I'm concerned). This was a challenge to me and I'm glad to have finished it. I wish I could have gotten a few better shots but my phone is my only camera.


MLD
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Posted: Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 05:21 AM UTC
the latest off the shelf of shame and on the bench


Hobby Boss Chi com apc.
supplyssg
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Posted: Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 06:18 PM UTC
Hi all!
Going to try and actually complete a campaign ...once and for all! I'll be enlisting with my unfinished 1/35 Tamiya Opel Blitz, pictured below as it appeared at the completion of the recent Poland 1939 Campaign ...of course - unfinished!



Pave-Hawk
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Posted: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 05:18 PM UTC
Chevy is making progress

MLD
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Posted: Monday, October 09, 2017 - 06:04 AM UTC
Another one makes it to the top of the pile.
Hobby Boss ZBD90

GaryKato
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Posted: Thursday, October 05, 2017 - 10:39 PM UTC
That's the great advantage we have over airplanes and ships!

Congratulations on another fine build.
69mudbone
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Posted: Thursday, October 05, 2017 - 08:57 PM UTC
Hi Guys, calling my KV-1 complete. I tried some different material and techniques for mud effects since #%^#*^ tracks were a pain in the #%% and broke

Removed by original poster on 10/06/17 - 15:36:39 (GMT).
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Wednesday, October 04, 2017 - 07:15 AM UTC
I've got the base coat (white) on the Tunguska hull. The tracks are assembled and primed. I'm about to start masking the areas of the hull that will get hit with gray over the weekend.

Chapman
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Posted: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 07:24 PM UTC
Thanks Gary! And thanks for the reminder to upload to the campaign too.
GaryKato
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Posted: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 07:20 AM UTC
Wow! That looks stunning. Don't forget to upload a picture in the Campaign Gallery.

Done
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AgentG - Tamiya M60A1
Blade48mrd - Tamiya 1/35 Tiger I (Mid) - (Panzer56mrd), Tamiya 1/35 Panzer III DAK
Cam - DML Sherman III
Chapman - Hobby Boss 4.7cm Pak(t) auf R 731(f)
erichvon - Opel Blitz
Erik67 - Revell Leopard 1A5NO
jimb - Dodge Charger (Florida Highway Patrol)
MLD - MaK Meng Toyota Pickup Technical, Gans 'Battlefrog'
SGTJKJ -Dust Tactics Walkers
SKiernan - Tamiya M4A1
Chapman
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Posted: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 07:09 AM UTC
Got this one done in time for ArmorCon but just now getting the photos online. It was a project within a project with all the interior goodies, but I'm glad it no longer lives the life of a shelf queen!







69mudbone
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Posted: Friday, September 29, 2017 - 02:12 AM UTC
WIP update, put some green on with the decals, working with some oils on weathering. Nice a little kit from Trumpeter
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 06:06 PM UTC
I started assembling the tracks last night, 104 links on the left side. I'm going to get the right side done tonight. Once They've had a day or so to dry I'm going to take the tracks and road-wheels back off for painting.

I'm hoping to give the lower hull its base coat (white) over the weekend.



MLD
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Posted: Monday, September 18, 2017 - 04:52 PM UTC

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Another finisher! Well done!

This is beginning to look like MLD's Campaign. He's finished off 2 kits and may finish a third before next week.



Congrats Cam for another one off the shelf of shame and into the display case. Well done! Go buy yourself another TWO models... -grin-

As for me finishing these, it's not too hard to do with so many shelf/hangar queens to pick from and soooo many low-hanging all but done fruit to choose from! But thanks!

I still have that Panther w interior from 2012 to finish though..
GaryKato
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Posted: Monday, September 18, 2017 - 09:23 AM UTC
Done
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AgentG - Tamiya M60A1
Blade48mrd - Tamiya 1/35 Tiger I (Mid) - (Panzer56mrd), Tamiya 1/35 Panzer III DAK
Cam - DML Sherman III
erichvon - Opel Blitz
Erik67 - Revell Leopard 1A5NO
jimb - Dodge Charger (Florida Highway Patrol)
MLD - MaK Meng Toyota Pickup Technical, Gans 'Battlefrog'
SGTJKJ -Dust Tactics Walkers
SKiernan - Tamiya M4A1

Another finisher! Well done!

This is beginning to look like MLD's Campaign. He's finished off 2 kits and may finish a third before next week.
Cam
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Posted: Monday, September 18, 2017 - 09:02 AM UTC
That was easy. Now here are 3 pics of the finished model.


Cam
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Posted: Monday, September 18, 2017 - 08:59 AM UTC
Building has been going well but the PB problems have derailed my postings. I will try and link a pic of my Sherman III DV off Imgur
MLD
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Posted: Monday, September 18, 2017 - 07:20 AM UTC




WIP, not a long term shelf queen of a project, but one getting some bench time lately.

Meng's pickup, Live Resin's mg, mount, sight and my pedestal.
Due on the Armorcon tables this Sat... tick tick tick...
GaryKato
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Posted: Monday, September 18, 2017 - 01:38 AM UTC
Welcome to the campaign, gents.

Started
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2002hummer - F5 Freedom Fighter
69mudbone - Trumpeter 1/72 KV-1
Blade48mrd -
Cam - DML Sherman III
CBacon84 - Testors 1/35 M4A3
Chapman - Hobby Boss 4.7cm Pak(t) auf R 731(f)
dtniedert - Trumpter T-62 Mod. 72, Academy 1/35 K1A1
dukw - Centurion AVRE
GaryKato - Tamiya Merkava
goofmuilwijk - Trumpeter VRC-105 Centauro
Gulfwarrior - Panda 1/35 2S6M Tunguska
JediWookie - Dragon Pz 38(t) Ausf, E/F
jldurand - ICM Ural 4320
jugjunkie - Trumpeter BTR-40
Knuckles - Zvezda 1/35 BMPT
LikesTanks - Dragon FLAKPanzer V "Coelian"
Martinvidas - ??
MLD - Flak Panther (Royal Model/DML)
Mrclark7 - M1
Namabiiru - M3 Lee
Northwing - M1117 Guardian
Onkos1 - Tiger Models AMX-10RCR
Pave-Hawk - Tamiya SAS Jeep, LRDG Truck
retiredyank - Trumpeter Challenger II
Robbd01 - 1/35 Pz.Kpfw 35(t), Zvezda T-34/76 M1943, BA-?
Thirian24 - ODS M1A1 Abrams
TMoon - Takom 12.8cm Flak 40 Zwilling
WarlsExpensive - Panzer IV
Zhivago - Heller 1/72 Amiot 143

GulfWarrior
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Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 11:41 PM UTC
Here's the Panda 2S6M Tunguska kit that has been taunting me for over two years now...



I've got the hull and road wheels primed. I've still got to assemble the tracks and the missile tubes and prime the turret.

It's going to be painted in a three-color arctic digital camo pattern.
69mudbone
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Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 10:56 PM UTC
Here is my entry, I can't recall why I put in on the shelf......
Zhivago
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Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 07:18 PM UTC
Thanks, Gary. It's been challenging, considering that this is the first time I've attempted any extensive scratch building. It can be pretty intimidating to begin, but then you familiarize yourself with the materials and the hit-or-miss approaches to working with them. Then you get a little bit bolder with every step and it really gets fun. Now I find myself thinking hey, I've got a Smer Amiot 143 on hand--I'll build THAT in a completely different way!
GaryKato
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Posted: Friday, September 15, 2017 - 02:24 AM UTC
Your interior looks quite amazing, especially since it is in 1/72 scale!