Author Topic: Me 323 & B707, blue : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.  (Read 185417 times)

Offline ChernayaAkula

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Re: T55 tank & party blower, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #600 on: June 01, 2016, 03:56:33 AM »
That is hilarious!  ;D
Does it work? I suppose you could hook it up to an air source and operate it with a remote switch. Would be a funny thing to do at a model show.  ;D
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Re: T55 tank & party blower, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #601 on: June 01, 2016, 10:58:25 AM »
That is hilarious!  ;D
Does it work? I suppose you could hook it up to an air source and operate it with a remote switch. Would be a funny thing to do at a model show.  ;D
I am not sure: this is so much heretical that it could generate violence from other modellers feeling like insulted... ;)

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Re: T55 tank & party blower, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #602 on: June 01, 2016, 12:32:51 PM »
The tank is great! You could add an "unused" party favor in the rear, where the external fuel tanks would go.

Offline ericr

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Re: T55 tank & party blower, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #603 on: June 01, 2016, 05:12:21 PM »

thanks all !

there is a slight trick actually : the rolled and the extended ones are two different ones I can fit on the tank : there is no air supply  ;)

Offline apophenia

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Re: T55 tank & party blower, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #604 on: June 02, 2016, 07:47:12 AM »
Hilarious  ;D  And what victory parade would be complete without hybrid heavy armour brandishing party blowers?
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Re: T55 tank & party blower, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #605 on: June 02, 2016, 09:41:03 PM »
I could really see that being set up on the edge of the Korean demilitarised zone and blowing every hour on the hour.

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Re: T55 tank & party blower, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #606 on: June 04, 2016, 03:15:24 AM »
thanx !

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it was just too tempting for me, so I bought a teapot, and a fitting AS350 Écureuil from Heller, 1/48








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Re: T55 tank & party blower, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #608 on: June 04, 2016, 06:36:25 AM »
Hilarious  ;D  And what victory parade would be complete without hybrid heavy armour brandishing party blowers?

You could see them all parading past Kim Jong-Un with their commanders stood stright up in the hatches saluting while the tanks blow their blowers at the same time. The Supreme Leader would wait a moment, and then take the salute by quietly raising a hand-made gold and silk blower of his own and blowing it in a dignified and restrained way. The scheduled spontaneous applause would then commence....
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it was just too tempting for me, so I bought a teapot, and a fitting AS350 Écureuil from Heller, 1/48



That made me laugh so hard while wishing I could show it to my late uncle Doug. He was notorious in the family for drinking gallons of tea: you could imagine this thing hovering around after him with emergency tea for any occasion.

When Doug used to come to our house, mum would have a cup of tea ready for him. He'd drain it in one swig every time and say 'fill up Middy" to get a refill. One time, Mum managed to get a novelty huge teacup that held a whole pint of tea, so for a laugh, she waiting until he arrived, then put it on the doorstep for him. he drained it in one swig and said 'fill up Middy...."  ;D
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Offline AXOR

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This is quite impressive !
Weaver,now I can go to bed with a smile on my face  ;D       thanks
Alex

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(if I were the top-manager of EADS, I would sign the bank-order immediately, and with much joy)

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thanks all !

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AS350 Écureuil aerosled, yellow Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #613 on: June 06, 2016, 01:40:33 PM »

and now the other part of the helicopter, adapted as an aerosled (with a P38 propeller) :







Offline AXOR

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Re: AS350 Écureuil aerosled, yellow Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #614 on: June 06, 2016, 05:09:33 PM »
Oh yes,this is a very good idea,I like it alot !!!
Alex