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Dry Docked 2018 campaign thread
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Posted: Friday, November 09, 2018 - 08:47 AM UTC

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This might help.
Campaign Tutorial



Thanks for the heads up!! All posted up.
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Posted: Friday, November 09, 2018 - 07:53 AM UTC
This might help.
Campaign Tutorial
ChurchSTSV
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Posted: Friday, November 09, 2018 - 04:35 AM UTC

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Don't forget to upload a picture of your build into the campaign gallery.



Not gonna lie, I looked and I have no idea how to do that.
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Posted: Friday, November 09, 2018 - 04:00 AM UTC
Don't forget to upload a picture of your build into the campaign gallery.
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Posted: Thursday, November 08, 2018 - 05:34 AM UTC
Well done! I will try to work on models this month!

Done
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ChurchSTV - Lindberg 1/750 King George V
McRunty - Trumpeter USS England
TimReynaga - Pyro War Junk


Enlisted
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Bink123 - Lindberg Blockade Runner
d6mst0 - Revell USS Haven
Deranius
Fordboy - Airfix 1/72 E-Boat
Fright - Lindberg 'Jolly Roger' Pirate Ship
GaryKato - DML 1/700 HMS Trafalgar
Kustaanmiekka
Lakota
North4003
steviecee
WombatWal - Trumpeter 1/350 Prinz Eugen 1945
ChurchSTSV
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Posted: Thursday, November 08, 2018 - 03:02 AM UTC

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Just a little less than 2 months to go. Of course, I haven't touched the Trafalgar since I stripped the paint off it.

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Done
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McRunty - Trumpeter USS England
TimReynaga - Pyro War Junk


Enlisted
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Bink123 - Lindberg Blockade Runner
ChurchSTV - Lindberg 1/750 King George V
d6mst0 - Revell USS Haven
Deranius
Fordboy - Airfix 1/72 E-Boat
Fright - Lindberg 'Jolly Roger' Pirate Ship
GaryKato - DML 1/700 HMS Trafalgar
Kustaanmiekka
Lakota
North4003
steviecee
WombatWal - Trumpeter 1/350 Prinz Eugen 1945




Oh, I am done!!








It was a cheap model, but I got to try all sorts of things I have never done before.
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Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2018 - 12:16 PM UTC
Just a little less than 2 months to go. Of course, I haven't touched the Trafalgar since I stripped the paint off it.

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Done
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McRunty - Trumpeter USS England
TimReynaga - Pyro War Junk


Enlisted
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Bink123 - Lindberg Blockade Runner
ChurchSTV - Lindberg 1/750 King George V
d6mst0 - Revell USS Haven
Deranius
Fordboy - Airfix 1/72 E-Boat
Fright - Lindberg 'Jolly Roger' Pirate Ship
GaryKato - DML 1/700 HMS Trafalgar
Kustaanmiekka
Lakota
North4003
steviecee
WombatWal - Trumpeter 1/350 Prinz Eugen 1945
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Posted: Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 01:17 PM UTC
Goof,

Tim couldn't have said it better.

Mark
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Posted: Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 04:27 AM UTC
Thanks
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Posted: Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 03:11 AM UTC
Hey Goof, no worries - we're pretty casual around here! I know what you mean about deadlines; I'm not fond of them either. Just drop in when you feel like it, and have fun!

I really enjoyed the Do-24 you did for the Flying Boats Campaign over at Aeroscale, by the way!

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Posted: Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 02:59 AM UTC
Deadlines are fine. At work. But i've come to the realization that deadlines and hobbies don't work for me. It ends up looking to much like work and that's not what i want. Above all i want hobbies to be fun.

With that realization i've decided to stop all groupbuilds, campaigns etc. that i've started. Of course i'll keep watching the often amazing builds i see coming along in the campaign threads, i'll just not participate anymore.

And since i consider it somewhat rude to just drop out without notice... well, there's this notice

@Gary: it is indeed a nice kit, fiddly PE, but quite doable. It's just the finished that i never get around to
ChurchSTSV
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Posted: Monday, September 03, 2018 - 04:16 AM UTC
Then I had to make dinner and be a functioning adult for a little. Then I got some paint down real quick before bed time.



That Hull Red sure looks brown in the jar. Would like to add in a little bit more red on my next ship. and Hey!! Did my own boot line and it turned out ok!

Dry fit all together as of this morning



Now I need to seal it up and start the weathering so make it look half way decent.

Thanks for looking!
ChurchSTSV
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Posted: Monday, September 03, 2018 - 04:11 AM UTC
Keeping this thread alive!

Got some AB done this weekend



Also painted some 53 Corvette pieces since I got the black out. You can see some in the background.

Touched up the deck and TRIED to hand paint some Tamiya. I would say at best, I got mixed results.



ChurchSTSV
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Posted: Monday, August 27, 2018 - 03:18 AM UTC
Got a little work done this weekend.

Taped off the hull but didn't break out the AB yet.



Hand painted the deck. Let me tell ya, there are two ways I thought of doing this: Painted the whole piece deck color and hand painting the little bits, or the wrong way. Guess which way I chose.



Either way, progress!!!
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Posted: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 10:34 AM UTC
It looks like a nice kit.

Done
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McRunty - Trumpeter USS England
TimReynaga - Pyro War Junk


Enlisted
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Bink123 - Lindberg Blockade Runner
ChurchSTV - Lindberg 1/750 King George V
d6mst0 - Revell USS Haven
Deranius
Fordboy - Airfix 1/72 E-Boat
Fright - Lindberg 'Jolly Roger' Pirate Ship
GaryKato - DML 1/700 HMS Trafalgar
goofmuilwjk - Italeri 1/35 S.L.C. 200 "Maiale"
Kustaanmiekka
Lakota
North4003
steviecee
WombatWal - Trumpeter 1/350 Prinz Eugen 1945
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Posted: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 08:28 AM UTC
And then you realize you have enlisted to a campaign and not even told the world what model you'll be finishing

For this campaign i will attempt to finish the Italeri S.L.C. 200 "Maiale". I started this kit a few years ago. Construction wasn't problematic, if i remember correct. The PE bits are fiddly, but doable. I primed the kit with Vallejo UK Bronze Green, the figures with (i assume) Vallejo Black primer. Then put the model in a box when moving town and have not opened it up since then.

These are the bits in the box:


And this is everything taken out:


Only 1 small piece of PE broken off. Not a bad result
GaryKato
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Posted: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 04:44 AM UTC
There is a total of 3 Lindberg kits in this campaign! You're not alone.

Done
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McRunty - Trumpeter USS England
TimReynaga - Pyro War Junk


Enlisted
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Bink123 - Lindberg Blockade Runner
ChurchSTV - Lindberg 1/750 King George V
d6mst0 - Revell USS Haven
Deranius
Fordboy - Airfix 1/72 E-Boat
Fright - Lindberg 'Jolly Roger' Pirate Ship
GaryKato - DML 1/700 HMS Trafalgar
goofmuilwjk
Kustaanmiekka
Lakota
North4003
steviecee
WombatWal - Trumpeter 1/350 Prinz Eugen 1945
ChurchSTSV
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Posted: Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 04:33 AM UTC

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Hi Charlie,

I have to admit... I enjoy - forgive me - crappy kits! They provide great opportunities to take some low risk chances in trying out new techniques. You've got the right idea; be bold, throw some paint around! You will undoubtedly learn something, and even if it is a total disaster you are only out seven bucks, right? I built the Lindberg Scharnhorst years ago, made a glorious mess of it - but I still had a great time, and learned a lot.




I am having a lot of fun!! I am gonna try some things with this one and it doesn't bother me much of it isn't perfect. This site has been a hug inspiration to get back into modeling again. Even with the limited time I have, I love it!!
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Posted: Monday, August 20, 2018 - 03:48 PM UTC
Hi Charlie,

I have to admit... I enjoy - forgive me - crappy kits! They provide great opportunities to take some low risk chances in trying out new techniques. You've got the right idea; be bold, throw some paint around! You will undoubtedly learn something, and even if it is a total disaster you are only out seven bucks, right? I built the Lindberg Scharnhorst years ago, made a glorious mess of it - but I still had a great time, and learned a lot.

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Posted: Monday, August 20, 2018 - 05:32 AM UTC
Well lets see if this works.

The workspace with the bits all ready



Then I layed down some paint. No primer this time, just some alcohol wipes I "procured" from work to clean it up.



This kit only has two sprues outside the one piece hull and deck. Not a complicated model but I have to admit: a small fear I may be using the airbrush incorrectly has caused some hesitation on my part.

But, practice makes perfect. Since I got this kit for $7 at Hobby Lobby, it will be my test mule before I get something I really want to build.
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Posted: Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 04:50 AM UTC
Welcome to the fun that, for some of us, never ends!


Done
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McRunty - Trumpeter USS England
TimReynaga - Pyro War Junk


Enlisted
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Bink123 - Lindberg Blockade Runner
ChurchSTV - 1/750 King George V
d6mst0 - Revell USS Haven
Deranius
Fordboy - Airfix 1/72 E-Boat
Fright - Lindberg 'Jolly Roger' Pirate Ship
GaryKato - DML 1/700 HMS Trafalgar
goofmuilwjk
Kustaanmiekka
Lakota
North4003
steviecee
WombatWal - Trumpeter 1/350 Prinz Eugen 1945
ChurchSTSV
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Posted: Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 03:42 AM UTC
What the Hell.

I am in!! I have a 1/750 KGV I have kind of started that I really need to get done. I will post a picture of it when I get home once I figure out how to post pictures.
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Posted: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 07:25 PM UTC
Done
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McRunty - Trumpeter USS England
TimReynaga - Pyro War Junk


Enlisted
=========

Bink123 - Lindberg Blockade Runner
d6mst0 - Revell USS Haven
Deranius
Fordboy - Airfix 1/72 E-Boat
Fright - Lindberg 'Jolly Roger' Pirate Ship
GaryKato - DML 1/700 HMS Trafalgar
goofmuilwjk
Kustaanmiekka
Lakota
North4003
steviecee
WombatWal - Trumpeter 1/350 Prinz Eugen 1945
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Posted: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 05:01 PM UTC

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I started Prinz Eugen a while ago and then ground to a halt.

Kit Trumpeter Prinz Eugen 1945
Start Date Can't Recall!




Hi Stephen

Some information to help you with your build here here

And some inspiration here




I aspire to such work!
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Posted: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 04:30 PM UTC

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I started Prinz Eugen a while ago and then ground to a halt.

Kit Trumpeter Prinz Eugen 1945
Start Date Can't Recall!




Hi Stephen

Some information to help you with your build here here

And some inspiration here