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Offline finsrin

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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #105 on: January 08, 2015, 07:20:53 PM »
Dunno what really to say - so - Gads, Wow, Gee Wiz kinda build :-*

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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #106 on: January 12, 2015, 02:16:20 AM »
Hey, thanks, guys!  I was hoping to get in Part 2 today, but work is starting to come in again- ah, the life of a freelancer!  You'll just have to stay tuned, my friends- cheers!

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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #107 on: January 15, 2015, 03:36:36 AM »
Here's Dodging Bullets Part 2- Marina is just tuckered out from all the engine work she's put in.  Read on, Bold Modeler!


















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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
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Offline finsrin

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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #109 on: January 15, 2015, 04:23:07 AM »
I see your postings (appreciated & enjoyed) and excellent build quality :)
Still is beyond me how you manage to do do it.

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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #110 on: January 16, 2015, 09:14:37 AM »
Still awesome, Chuk! :icon_alabanza:
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Offline FAAMAN

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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #111 on: January 16, 2015, 12:30:52 PM »
Still producing top quality work, inspirational!!!  ;) ;) ;) 8)
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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #112 on: January 18, 2015, 04:00:57 AM »
I can't believe it didn't fit!! Really nice recovery again!

Very helpful tip as always, really appreciate the weathering with pigments. very authentic dusty look
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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #113 on: January 19, 2015, 03:25:09 AM »
Thanks, guys!  I'm working my way through the fiddley bits, crossing items off my Big List.   One more update outta do it.   Cheers!

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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #114 on: January 28, 2015, 03:21:03 AM »
Well, this one's done at last. Like every build, this has been a real learning experience for me, and I hope I've been successful in sharing what I've picked up through the highs and lows. Thanks to all for reading along!

















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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #117 on: January 28, 2015, 03:53:32 AM »
Wow! 8)

Stunning job, chuk! :icon_alabanza:















Um?! Nice ... suspenders ... by the way. :P :-*
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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #118 on: January 28, 2015, 04:53:27 AM »
Great work as usual mate.  Thank you for yet another pleasurable build.
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

Offline FAAMAN

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Re: IAR 81C- building the 1/48 Icaerodesign resin kit
« Reply #119 on: January 28, 2015, 12:28:51 PM »
Beautifully modelled and finished girls .............  :-[ errrr, modelled and finished plane that is (I keeps gettin' distracted)  :) Another masterpiece for your shelf!!!  8) 8) 8) 8)
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