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In The Trenches
AJLaFleche
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Posted: Wednesday, June 08, 2011 - 07:31 AM UTC
Here is Model Cellarís 1/9 resin bust, In The Trenches, a corporal in the Royal Fusiliers in 1915, sculpted by Carl Reid. The kit is assembled pretty much out of box, though I had to cut off and replace the grenadier emblems on the epaulettes. The one on the right was passable, but the one on the left was an indistinguishable blob. (Surely, a casting error.) I replaced them with two grenadier emblems from a Historex sprue. The base is from John Jeffries.

















captfue
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Posted: Wednesday, June 08, 2011 - 12:42 PM UTC
Another outstanding pain job,You captured the feeling of this figure cold!!!
endrju007
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Posted: Wednesday, June 08, 2011 - 07:24 PM UTC
Very, very nice! Very lifelike and very suggestive. I feel cold just by looking at this guy...
Great work Al, absolutely great!
WARLORD
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Posted: Wednesday, June 08, 2011 - 08:04 PM UTC
Outstanding job!
I like colour of the lips. it really adds sense of cold.

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