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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 6 months 3 days ago #61

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Sensational build so far G1, wowza

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 6 months 14 hours ago #62

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Looking forward to the next update! :woohoo:

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #63

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Just a wee update, not had much time at the bench mainly due to the tight schedules I pur on myself for the building works here.
Been plugging away at the chairs and belts etc. They are proving to be fiddly and I think i actually prefer Radan's belts also not keen on them only being coloured on one side. Still they look nice enough when finished.







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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #64

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That thumb detail :P :lol:

Looking good G1 B)

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #65

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Yeah it's been hit by a hammer a couple of times over the last few days. I'd forgotten how good hard work felt.
Not done a physical days work since I had all that spinal work done 5 years ago.
I hurt like I've been by a truck but damn I'm sleeping well lol
The end goal is the new workshop but the journey includes building 2 new sheds and gutting the bathroom back to battons and fitting a new suite in, all the while organising the 75m of concrete for a car pad and a pad beside the house. Oh and the Arborist taking out 4 big trees and a load of bushes.
I'll need another holiday to recover from this one.....

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'Yea, Though I Fly Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death, I Shall Fear No Evil. For I am at 50,000 Feet and Climbing.'
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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #66

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It never rains, it pours :lol:

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #67

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Calling the seats done for the office.



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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #68

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Which way did the pilots access the seats G1? Maybe a slight metal effect on the edges of the seats using a sponge with a dabbing action, or even some strokes with an ultra fine brush to represent the scratches made from harness buckles etc?
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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #69

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When I said I was finished with the seats, I just meant the building of them. I'll weather the whole area at the same time so it blends ;)

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #70

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Looking pretty bloody good boss!
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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #71

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #72

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Nice!
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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 2 weeks ago #73

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Beautiful detail on these seats.
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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 1 week ago #74

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Lots of 1/35 Armor mainly WWII German and a few Modern British/American pieces, 1/32 Aircraft and 1/48 Aircraft. Aircraft chosen to replicate RNZAF and RAAF types through the years. Some RAF & USAF types exist also.

HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 1 week ago #75

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Thats really nice work there G1
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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 1 week ago #76

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Nice progress, friend. Just eight-and-a-half months tol AiC, plenty of time... :whistle:


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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 1 week ago #77

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Plenty of time, I could build a couple in that time and have time to build a bunch of other things to............ :whistle:

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 1 week ago #78

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Some fine looking seats there G1 :)

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 5 months 1 week ago #79

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Very nice B)

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 1 week 17 hours ago #80

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I picked this one back up again last night, it'll take a while to familiarise myself with where I'm at.
First thing to get the flow going once more is the engine from HPH, here's one of them all ready to start trimming up and building etc.



Will post when I have more done.

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HK Models, B-25 J Strafer 1 week 17 hours ago #81

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Good to see this up again.

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