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One Man Model
« on: April 06, 2018, 02:34:56 AM »


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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2018, 02:37:50 AM »
1/72 Dornier Do-X already available:



1/72 Saunders Roe Princess in the works for release later this year:



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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2018, 07:45:55 AM »
More on the Princess:



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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #3 on: December 20, 2018, 02:38:22 AM »
Now available:









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Offline kitnut617

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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #4 on: December 20, 2018, 04:22:40 AM »
3D printed  --- hmm! I wonder if I can mortgage it ---   ;D

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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #5 on: December 20, 2018, 04:45:44 AM »
Sacre' Bleu! What a beauty!

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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #6 on: December 20, 2018, 05:44:50 AM »
More product photos and details posted on Toshihiko Shimizu's Facebook page.

[1/72 Saunders Roe Princess prototype ver. 170$ plus shipping charge ]
My kit have these following characteristics.
movable flaps
movable tip floats
openable passenger door
separable beaching chassis which use side very small neodium magnets
separable mainwing to save space after completion
separable bow hatch
separable cargo door
As for interior, after part of upper deck and whole lower deck is empty because I could not get enough information to design prototype ver. In the future version, I would renovate when I get enough data, of curse. As for planned airliner verion, full interior except for cargo bay with multi color fabricated passenger seats!!.

3D printed parts have texture and rough surface. ABS is shrinkable material. When assembling, small crack or gaps may occur. Putty and instant glue will be necessary when assembling as well as normal glue. I made an effort to minizmize them. To compensate texture problem, I include sanding paper set. I did not include outer surface sticker this time to save price.









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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #7 on: December 20, 2018, 05:47:55 AM »
My 2019 1/72 aircraft kit release plan:

1 Saunders Roe Princess planned airliner version with full interior 200$ plus shipping charge
2 YS-11 one of JSDF type 65$ including shipping charge
3 Handley Page HP.42 with full interior 110$ plus shipping charge
4 Junkers G-38 with full interior 110$ plus shipping charge
5 Blackburn Brevery (Think he means Beverley) with full interior 130$ plus shipping charge

2020 ekranoplan year plan:
1 Ekranoplan Korabl Maket(empty interior except for cockpit) 400$ plus shipping charge
2 Ekranoplan A-90 Orlyonok with 80% interior 250$ plus shipping charge
3 Ekranoplan Lun with 40% interior 450$ plus shipping charge
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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #8 on: December 20, 2018, 05:53:44 AM »
Jaw = dropped. Wow. What a kit!

And a Beverley to come? I anticipate a lot of happy Brit modellers.

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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #9 on: December 20, 2018, 07:49:33 AM »
$170 doesn't sound very much compared to spending $50 on a 1/72 Dodge Ram. How can he make it so cheap ?

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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #10 on: December 20, 2018, 08:48:03 AM »
It's printed via FDM so it will be cheaper than a standard SLS resin print that has much finer surface detail. The printing artifacts/lines can be removed with careful application of Acetone and sanding (on ABS models) but he doesn't recommend it, or with the resin primer that he used.

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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #11 on: August 29, 2019, 02:03:26 AM »
1/48 Saunders Roe Princess is also in work...
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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #12 on: January 31, 2020, 04:34:08 AM »
1/48 and 1/72 Hawker Siddeley HS748 IAF AWACS:



1/48 and 1/72 Hawker Siddeley HS748 RAAF VIP 34SQN:

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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #13 on: December 31, 2021, 06:21:31 AM »
Lots of new kits: http://one-man-model.main.jp/

Future kits are as follows.
Breguet Deux Ponts
Kawasaki C-1
Kawasaki P-1
Junkers G-38
Kawasaki Asuka
Kawasaki EC-1
Kawasaki C-2
Latecoere 521
Latecoere 631
Latecoere 300
SNCASE SE200
Fokker F.XXXVI
Fokker F.XXII
Potez CAMS 161
Shin-Maywa US-1 OR 2
Kawanishi Mavis
Ekranoplan Lun
ANT-20
Blackburn Beverley
Dehaviland Canada DHC-4 or 5 or 6
BAC 1-11
L-1011 Tristar
Armstrong Whitworth AW15 Atlanta
Short Belfast
Short Shetland
Convair CV-440
Convair CV-990

Sells only on Ebay: https://www.ebay.com/sch/onemanmodel/m.html

The 1/72 and 1/48 Armstrong Whitworth AW27 Ensign are nice: https://www.ebay.com/itm/114765833912?hash=item1ab893a6b8:g:j4sAAOSwlVRfGDVS
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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #14 on: January 02, 2022, 07:02:51 AM »
Oh My God !  a 1/48th Handley-Paige HP.42 Hercules !!!  I want one !

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Re: One Man Model
« Reply #15 on: January 02, 2022, 09:12:53 AM »
I would really like to see a DHC-7 in 1/72 scale sometime ---