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TacFireGuru
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Posted: Monday, July 10, 2017 - 10:51 AM UTC

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Mike, Photobucket is no longer your friend, I'm afraid....



What the Hey, Hey???!! I'll look into it.

Mike

EDIT: Looked into it. Photobucket wants $40 a month for 3rd Party Hosting. Well, they can Kilo Mike Alpha....Guess I'll have to look else where. What BS.
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Posted: Monday, July 10, 2017 - 05:44 PM UTC
Known issue. If you poke around the forums you'll see how Photof***kit's third-party posting policy has pretty much destroyed the KitMaker Network. ... Sucks!

—mike
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Posted: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 03:39 AM UTC
Well, guess there won't be any more build update photos from me until I can find something else that allows 3rd party hosting. I am deleting my Photobucket account (all my albums first). No sweat to me as I have everything backed up at home.

Kitmaker doesn't offer enough storage space to do regular postings with pictures, so....I'll at least post a finished picture or two.

What BS.

Mike
Knuckles
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Posted: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 07:26 AM UTC
Try: https://imgbb.com/
Sleepwalker71
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Posted: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 12:50 PM UTC
Here is my entry. Volkswagen Type 82 Kubelwagen. It will come with maintenance set for engine and PE from Eduard.

TacFireGuru
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Posted: Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 12:46 AM UTC
Guess I'm going to have to play around.




Imgur seems to be working for me.



Mike
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Posted: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 08:34 AM UTC
A few more part added.



Upper "shell" resting on the base. Making sure the four tires are all touching the ground. Pretty amazed that I need NO adjustments for them to sit correctly.



Door panels and seats are now primed.

The Eduard PE set is a must for the CMK VW's.

Mike
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Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 08:43 AM UTC
And we're done....



Not by a long shot. For such a small vehicle a Jeep has a lot of decals. Next up: sealing, weathering/decals and more sealing.
LeftyDan
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Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 04:19 PM UTC

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The Eduard PE set is a must for the CMK VW's.

Mike



Geez Mike, I can't imagine the PE for that thing. Must be microscopic. You have far greater patience than myself. Quite a switch from the Ratte right?
Knuckles
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Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 08:18 PM UTC
Nice work Dan! Shucks, since I hosed the towed ordnance I haven't even cracked the box back open.

I need a trailer!!!
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 05:16 AM UTC
Way to go Dan. Where is the gallery?

almost finished:


TacFireGuru
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:01 AM UTC
And some color!



A lot of the PE is quite small, but nice looking. I'm thinking I could fit about a hundred fifty of these in the Ratte.

Mike
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:06 AM UTC

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I need a trailer!!!



Totally forgot Christian. I have a completed (minus decals) Jeep trailer.

Check your messages.

Mike
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:12 AM UTC
@ Dan, Nice work and congrats on your finish!🍺
@ Bob, Nice work on those stretcher racks!
@ Mike, Nice progress on the split-window!

Cheers!🍺
—mike
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 08:04 AM UTC
Dan, nice job.
Mike, looks like your the first to finish.
Mike, thanks for the comment.

AND FINISHED! IS THERE A GALLERY? I could not find it.
JEEP 010





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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 10:19 AM UTC

I'm building the Italeri 1/72 fast assembly jeep kit. I'm gonna add some snow chains from an old O3D miniatures PE set. I've also got some 3d printed radio, ammo box, antenna and stretchers. So it might either end up as a radio jeep or ambulance jeep.
petbat
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 11:17 AM UTC
Some really nice work going on here guys. Great variety.

Dan, that stretcher Jeep is great. Wouldn't want to brake too hard or the patient on the left front stretcher might end up in his lap!

Maybe if I finish the other builds I am in, I can join in here... it looks like everyone is having fun
ClaytonFromEllijay
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 06:44 PM UTC

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Dan, nice job.
Mike, looks like your the first to finish.
Mike, thanks for the comment.

AND FINISHED! IS THERE A GALLERY? I could not find it.
JEEP 010








Looks great, Bob,and looks like you found the gallery (http://gallery3.kitmaker.net/showgallery.php/cat/30964 )
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 06:57 PM UTC
Looks great Bob nice job👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻
Some nice work going on here and I haven't even picked up my kit yet😲😲
Knuckles
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:17 PM UTC
NICE build! Congrats on being first to earn a ribbon!
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Posted: Friday, July 21, 2017 - 08:18 PM UTC
Thanks for the comments guys.

Sal, I have another Itelari Jeep kit if you want it?

Bob
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Posted: Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 12:01 AM UTC

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I'm building the Italeri 1/72 fast assembly jeep kit. I'm gonna add some snow chains from an old O3D miniatures PE set. I've also got some 3d printed radio, ammo box, antenna and stretchers. So it might either end up as a radio jeep or ambulance jeep.



Yikes, so tiny! You have me outnumbered in the "Patience" and "Vision" categories, Sonny!
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Posted: Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 03:16 AM UTC

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You have me outnumbered in the "Patience" and "Vision" categories, Sonny!



You are not on your own there Clayton!!! That is why I own a jewellers magnification lamp. Even PE in 1/48th scale is a challenge for some of us
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Posted: Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 03:46 AM UTC
Looks good Bob. Congrats on the finish!
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Posted: Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 08:32 AM UTC

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I'm building the Italeri 1/72 fast assembly jeep kit. I'm gonna add some snow chains from an old O3D miniatures PE set. I've also got some 3d printed radio, ammo box, antenna and stretchers. So it might either end up as a radio jeep or ambulance jeep.



Yikes, so tiny! You have me outnumbered in the "Patience" and "Vision" categories, Sonny!



I have less patience, that's why I build small