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Posted: Friday, April 05, 2019 - 10:03 AM UTC
Nice work Mark!.

More pics!.

Ready the paint work, I mixed Duck-egg-green 75% + Tank green 25% of Vallejo: Next step - I will detail the tools, wheels and tracks!









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Rodolfo
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Posted: Saturday, April 06, 2019 - 05:13 PM UTC
Details of tools, wheels and tracks!. I will retouch 1 tool. Next step: Coat of Satin Varnish of Vallejo and Decals. I do not recommend using matt varnish because it can whiten the model. Using the satin varnish is better because the washes "runs" for better down or where you want the filters







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Rodolfo
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Posted: Saturday, April 06, 2019 - 11:59 PM UTC
Very nice technique Rodolfo,looks like your absence from the bench has not had too much affect on your skills,which is encouraging for me as I have been away for over a year due to my housing situation. Looks good,interesting paint scheme, I never saw an all green tiger,what unit,what theater,looks cool ?
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Posted: Monday, April 08, 2019 - 07:15 PM UTC
Thanks for your kind comments Anthony!. the green tanks were from the 1 - Schwer Panzer - Abteilung 501 in Afrika; I commeted a mistake because I added the front support for tracks, now is impossible to remove, this will be a "monument" for my inactivity and lack of attention

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Rodolfo
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Posted: Tuesday, April 09, 2019 - 10:40 AM UTC
NOTE: Sorry, I forgot to remove the front support for tracks, remove now is to destroy the front and re-start again, I prefer to use adding the tracks..

I proceeded to make a light wash with "matt trainer yellow" Humbrol #24 thinned with Enamel Thinner of Humbrol. As you see, the colour has been changed satisfactorily to the color I was looking for.. Next step: Weathering.







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Rodolfo
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Posted: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 12:39 PM UTC
I applied a ligth weathering with solvent spirit and oils with yellow naples. Next step: working the tracks and after I will outline or retouch with pigments and final weathering with airbrush.









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Rodolfo
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Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 07:44 AM UTC
I applied another weathering with Vallejo Pigments.









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Rodolfo
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Posted: Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 07:48 AM UTC
Here is my finished work. Tiger I Ausf. E/H, Tunisia, 1/35. ( know that this tank it not carried the front support for track, but I comited a mistake and I decided to leave it, sorry!)

Please click on the image for go to the Gallery, thanks!



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Rodolfo]
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Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 03:16 PM UTC
Cracked the box last night on my Takom late production Panther Ausf A.





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Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 05:02 PM UTC
Rodolfo, You did a beautiful job with your Tiger build.
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Posted: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 07:34 AM UTC
Mark, thanks for your kind comments!

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Rodolfo
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Posted: Monday, April 29, 2019 - 01:13 AM UTC
I finally have returned from my traveling and have a few minutes to get back to my build.

I've added some of the roadwheels and applied my camo pattern. I'm doing a Southern Russia scheme with only a green pattern. It doesn't represent any actual vehicle.




I've also assembled the individual track links into sections and they are ready for painting.

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Posted: Friday, May 03, 2019 - 10:21 PM UTC
Found time to do a little more work. The tracks have been painted and installed.





Will add the tools and some light weathering when I get back from my trip.
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Posted: Tuesday, May 07, 2019 - 05:22 AM UTC
Very good update, the camo looks very well Mark!

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Rodolfo
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Posted: Friday, May 17, 2019 - 10:14 PM UTC
My Tiger build is now complete. On to the next build