Author Topic: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48  (Read 413 times)

Offline Rod The Fixer

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Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« on: August 25, 2021, 12:07:18 AM »
Hi mates,
I'm building this plane:


Source: www.asisbiz.com

with this Finemolds kit, rebox of a Tamiya Kit:


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

A quick look inside the box:


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

First step ... cockpit assembled ...


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline Rod The Fixer

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2021, 02:07:26 PM »
First layer of Primer Mr. Surface 1500


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Layer of RLM 65 Light Blue


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline Rod The Fixer

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2021, 02:09:17 PM »
Base color before the "mottle"


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

The reference for the mottle:


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Offline apophenia

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2021, 02:33:52 AM »
Looking great Rod!

Also good to see the scheme that you've settled on  :smiley: (That tawny/russet scheme on the Finemolds package was rather alarming!)
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Offline Rod The Fixer

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #4 on: August 31, 2021, 10:00:26 PM »
Mottle sprayed...


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline Rod The Fixer

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #5 on: September 03, 2021, 03:26:56 AM »
Ready for the weathering ...


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


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by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #6 on: September 03, 2021, 10:46:37 AM »
 :smiley:
"This is the Captain. We have a little problem with our engine sequence, so we may experience some slight turbulence and, ah, explode."

Offline apophenia

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #7 on: September 03, 2021, 11:22:23 AM »
Lovely build!  :-*
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Offline ChernayaAkula

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #8 on: September 04, 2021, 09:38:32 AM »
Very nice indeed!  :smiley:

Now a Ki-61 in German markings?  ;D
Cheers,
Moritz

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Offline Rod The Fixer

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #9 on: September 05, 2021, 05:42:51 AM »

by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr


by Rodolfo Masti, on Flickr

Offline apophenia

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #10 on: September 05, 2021, 06:57:51 AM »
Dang that looks good  :-*
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Offline Old Wombat

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Re: Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-7 - Japanese - Finemolds 1:48
« Reply #11 on: September 05, 2021, 10:33:36 AM »
"This is the Captain. We have a little problem with our engine sequence, so we may experience some slight turbulence and, ah, explode."