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Posted: Sunday, October 08, 2017 - 12:17 AM UTC
Michael, your little beauty is really starting to come together! I especially like your work on the deck -

-you're right, the trenches on the kit part were a bit much. Your approach to fixing that looks just perfect!
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Posted: Saturday, October 07, 2017 - 08:18 PM UTC
...some progress with the 2nd AA platform:










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Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017 - 05:59 PM UTC
...and the underwater part of the cutter got black paint:






Michael
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Posted: Monday, September 18, 2017 - 07:34 PM UTC
Looking good, Michael. Al
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Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 09:29 AM UTC
Michael,

definitiv great work you are doing, she looks awesome!! Very nice progress indeed!!

Cheers,
Jan
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Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 02:47 AM UTC
...mockup on our modelling club meeting yesterday:




Michael
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Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 04:07 AM UTC
Nice, very nice.
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Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 03:40 AM UTC
Looks Great!!
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Posted: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 06:54 PM UTC
Paintwork and a little mockup:









I love grey ships!


Michael
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Posted: Sunday, September 03, 2017 - 10:43 PM UTC
...and some nuts added to the platform (0.65mm Calibre35):






Michael
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Posted: Saturday, September 02, 2017 - 09:01 PM UTC
Looking fantastic Michael!
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Posted: Saturday, September 02, 2017 - 08:15 AM UTC
Archer decals are a great help to bring some nuts on the war cutter:






Michael
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Posted: Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 05:55 AM UTC
Michael,

Very nice detail. She is really shaping up to be a awesome ship. Your work in outstanding.
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Posted: Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 03:46 AM UTC
And here is the requested rocket launcher for your KFK: https://www.shapeways.com/product/KLUEC9JE5/kriegsmarine-8-6-cm-rocket-launcher?optionId=63468194
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Posted: Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 12:05 AM UTC
Nice and steady, Michael!

Very nice attention to detail and stunningly crisp work! She's shaping up really well!

Cheers,
Jan
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Posted: Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 11:20 PM UTC
Some progress with the AA-platform








Michael
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Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 03:01 AM UTC
Shaping up quite nicely, Michael. Al
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Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 02:33 AM UTC
I've started with the front AA-platform:












Michael
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Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017 - 11:10 PM UTC
...the first painting - Tamiya XF-54 Dark Sea Grey.
The tape could be removed easily












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Posted: Thursday, August 03, 2017 - 10:32 PM UTC
Today the way from kit parts to depth charges:













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cheers,
Michael
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Posted: Wednesday, August 02, 2017 - 06:57 AM UTC
Looking good. Looks like you making good progress.
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Posted: Wednesday, August 02, 2017 - 04:37 AM UTC
...some progress:





and the hull, covered with tape for painting.
Slowly, very slowly it's going to look like a war cutter




Michael
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Posted: Sunday, July 02, 2017 - 11:14 PM UTC
There is a nice wooden deck in the kit, but the trenches....


So I've drawn new and corrected caulking lines on the backside



A grey wood stain was used to make a used look





I hope you like it


Michael
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Posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 12:58 AM UTC
Todays work endet with the bilge keels made from 1.5mm PS-sheet










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Posted: Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 12:50 AM UTC
Drilled and bull's-eyes installed



door handles glued




Michael