Author Topic: Dumper & Skyvan, yellow & red Re: hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.  (Read 131209 times)

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Tractor & Mirage 2000, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1305 on: July 12, 2018, 04:23:17 PM »
a bit faster (potentially)






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Re: Tractor & Mirage 2000, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1306 on: July 13, 2018, 06:24:37 AM »
All the better to get out there quickly and work those far fields.

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Re: Tractor & Mirage 2000, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1307 on: July 13, 2018, 08:26:49 AM »
Now that's one heck of a crop-duster!

I like this one a lot. If you'd painted it green instead of blue I bet you could get someone to believe it was the latest in the John Deer/Dassault line.

Nice one, eric!

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Re: Tractor & Mirage 2000, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1308 on: July 13, 2018, 08:56:29 AM »
Now that's one heck of a crop-duster!

I like this one a lot. If you'd painted it green instead of blue I bet you could get someone to believe it was the latest in the John Deer/Dassault line.
{cue}John Deere Green by Joe Diffie

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Re: Tractor & Mirage 2000, blue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1309 on: July 13, 2018, 04:01:44 PM »
 ;D

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neo - Crusader AG4, yellow Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1310 on: July 15, 2018, 07:13:04 PM »
I stumbled upon this, and was stunned :






especially as I had in my spares box a fuselage of a HD500, and a few other ingredients ... so I had to do something about it ;
I had to go and dig deep into the box for the spats, from a resin Arado 95, but the rest (Twin Otthe wings, P38 tail) were easier to find.








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Re: neo - Crusader AG4, yellow Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1311 on: July 16, 2018, 12:19:24 AM »
Lovely
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Re: neo - Crusader AG4, yellow Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1312 on: July 16, 2018, 03:01:42 AM »
Beautiful!!  Definitely looks the part of a descendent of the AG-4.

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Re: neo - Crusader AG4, yellow Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1313 on: July 16, 2018, 07:09:28 AM »
True kitbashing at its best!!!!!

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Re: neo - Crusader AG4, yellow Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #1314 on: July 17, 2018, 04:19:43 AM »

thanks !


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I had this kit of the MIR station for some years, second hand and half begun, and I finally did something with,
like a gathering of space craft up there (involving wings from various donors : Twin Otter ; Albatross W4 ; P38 ; CF-100 ; Mi-2 ; Sinagot)






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That has a wonderful anime look to it.  I would imagine some of those wings are used as radiators (likely the largest ones, you need a large radiating surface in space) while others are photo-electric arrays for power.

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when I did it it reminded me of the cafe where all characters meet in Porco Rosso : but then, in space  ;)


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That could be interesting to do if you had similarly-sized models of ships from several different science-fiction universes (Star Trek, Battlestar Galactica, Star Wars, Space Battleship Yamato, Honor Harrington (preferably one of the late-model Grand Alliance SD(P) units), etc.).

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