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Large Scale Build Campaign 1/24 ~ 1/6
ltb073
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Posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013 - 04:11 PM UTC

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You're reaching the 100 Finished Campaigns Milestone, any special celebrations ?



I am sure that I am not the 1st person to reach this milestone and I wasn't planning any celebration, as I didn't even realize that I was approaching that magical number
But i do think that they should put something on your header by the number of post a person has as I think that is more of an accomplishment then the number of post Just my .02$
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Posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013 - 12:41 PM UTC
I'm disappointed with the small number of builds. Don't know what happened. Thanks for the ribbon by the way
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Posted: Friday, December 27, 2013 - 05:26 AM UTC
100 Finished Campaigns?!? Wholly Crap!!!! I've been an Armorama member for 10+ years and only have 8 ribbons (9 counting the not-yet-awarded Anti-Aircraft Campaign which just finished)

Sal, congrats on that momentous landmark! Looking at your photo gallery I see you've done quantity and QUALITY!! Very nice!

Lessee....how long would it take me to get to 100? I can usually complete about 4 kits a year, and have 9 campaigns done so far, so that leaves 91 left...divided by 4...carry the one...subtract the square root of 42...and I'll reach that point somewhere around the year...2037. 2037?! Yikes! I better get busy...
:)

Keith
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Posted: Friday, December 27, 2013 - 12:00 AM UTC

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Ok Sal. It's next to your Land-rover ribbon !!

I forgot to click "Hey John, Sal needs a new shiny Award " button ..


Thank you sir I see it there now
Not to many finishers here



Not many.
I don't know if they lost interest on their builds..
You're reaching the 100 Finished Campaigns Milestone, any special celebrations ?
ltb073
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Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 11:22 PM UTC

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Ok Sal. It's next to your Land-rover ribbon !!

I forgot to click "Hey John, Sal needs a new shiny Award " button ..


Thank you sir I see it there now
Not to many finishers here
Nito74
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Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 02:24 PM UTC
Ok Sal. It's next to your Land-rover ribbon !!

I forgot to click "Hey John, Sal needs a new shiny Award " button ..
Nito74
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Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 02:16 PM UTC

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Ok guys !

Ribbons away for all those who posted their photos in the KM Gallery.

Here's the Gallery

Thanks for participating, hoe everyone had fun on this one !!



John you have me confused did you assign the ribbons I dont see 1 on my profile



I'll recheck. I think I did.. get back in a few minutes ..
ltb073
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Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 09:42 AM UTC

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Ok guys !

Ribbons away for all those who posted their photos in the KM Gallery.

Here's the Gallery

Thanks for participating, hoe everyone had fun on this one !!



John you have me confused did you assign the ribbons I dont see 1 on my profile
woltersk
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Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 08:16 AM UTC
Congrats to all!!
Alas, I ran out of time and the giant knight and steed will have to wait for an 'Unfinished Business' campaign, or be finished campaign-less.

Hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and is looking forward to a joyous New Year!

Keith
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Posted: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 07:06 AM UTC
Ok guys !

Ribbons away for all those who posted their photos in the KM Gallery.

Here's the Gallery

Thanks for participating, hoe everyone had fun on this one !!
iakarch
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Posted: Friday, December 13, 2013 - 12:49 PM UTC
Some benchtop photos of my Hetzer.







Some of the parts are in such bad shape they have to be scratch built.
TMoon
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Posted: Sunday, November 03, 2013 - 08:24 AM UTC

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@Tom--that is sharp, sharp, sharp! Great job in the finish, tracks, exhaust, figure...everything! I got two questions for ya: what is that pole with the loop on it on the glacis, and what is the coffee travel mug looking thing on the turret sitting next to the crew member?


Keith,
From the Pz Tracts 18 the coffee travel mug is a periscope. I was unable to find anything on the loop piece, but my guess is a manual steering or aiming guide. It lines up with the right side vision slot.
Thanks for the kind words.
Looking forward to seeing you finished model.
Tom
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Posted: Friday, November 01, 2013 - 10:16 AM UTC
@Tom--that is sharp, sharp, sharp! Great job in the finish, tracks, exhaust, figure...everything! I got two questions for ya: what is that pole with the loop on it on the glacis, and what is the coffee travel mug looking thing on the turret sitting next to the crew member?

I did what I usually do: take a paint job I was happy with and say to myself "I can improve on that!", and end up going from 'subtle' to 'overdone.'



The 'socks' on the legs came out better though:


But luckily (and to answer your question Jeff T. about the mane) most of the beast will be covered by armor plate or chain mail:


I plan to use some washes on the tail to give it some color and depth.

Keith

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Posted: Friday, November 01, 2013 - 07:18 AM UTC
Here are my finished photos of the Pz 38(t) with figure. Same photos posted in the gallery.









Very impressive builds in this campaign. I enjoyed them all.

Tom
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Posted: Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 03:09 AM UTC
Keith, glad to see you're still horsing around, rim shot please Looks sweet Bud. Are you going to go with a contrasting color for the mane and tail? Jeff T.
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Posted: Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 02:25 AM UTC
Nice work Tom, I am okay with figures but never painted aniamls before, so at this points I would be sweating lol. Good work Tom.

Pete
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Posted: Friday, October 25, 2013 - 10:11 PM UTC
A Horse Of A Different Color.
Color modulated the muscle definition and hair tone. Needs some touch-up and I need to finish airbrushing the white 'socks' on each lower leg. But it's coming along!





Keith
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Posted: Thursday, October 03, 2013 - 03:21 PM UTC
This is my entry for the campaign, Trumpeter 1/16 Kingtiger, I'll using Atak Model Kingtiger Zimmerit set and Voyager PE set for the kit.



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Posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 08:11 AM UTC
Man Keith, that's looking really sharp Buddy. I might even say very Ka nig it like Model on Dude, Jeff T.
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Posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 02:07 AM UTC
The Knight Cometh [together] Before The Dawn.



Got a few more leather straps to paint, some silver to drybrush on the metalwork, and then I'll start on the head and get back on the horse.

Keith
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Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 05:57 AM UTC
"I got spurs that jingle jangle jingle..."
Got a little more going. Some fiddly bits and pieces.



Keith
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Posted: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 07:59 PM UTC
Hi guys plenty of cracking builds going on , just wondering if anyone knows if phil is still doing his Leo 2a6 bergerpanzer conversion he planned? Love to see it happen come on phil mate u can do it, cheers blake.
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Hey there mates life is returning to this warn out knackered body of mine and i have some news .. one ,,i was third to join ,,two ,, i will not be building a 1/16th STuG for this campaign .. it would seem i have gone utterly mental and will be building something a lot bigger and 50 times more work .. and this is what i am going to be building .


And for the base of the build i will be using this ..
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Came up with the idea last night ,, and you guys know what happen when i get an idea

Phill

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Posted: Saturday, September 14, 2013 - 04:45 AM UTC
Here are a couple of InProcess Photos of the Pz 38(t) ready for the paint booth.





Tom
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Posted: Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 04:00 AM UTC
Thanks Jim and Darren for your help. I believe Im sorted now. Tally-ho !!
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ARMORAMA
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Posted: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 - 02:43 PM UTC

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Sorry for barging in in this thread that I am not involved in, but Im hoping somebody here can help me. I have a 1/24 or 75mm WW2 German figure from "The imperial gallery". I bought this at show quite cheap, but it came without a weapon. Does anybody know where I can buy a German rifle or machine gun in this scale. It is necessary because he is posed carrying something like this on his shoulder. Please PM me. Thank you.



Frank drop Jim from LSA an E-mail or PM he may be willing and able to assist you.