Author Topic: Me 323 & B707, blue : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.  (Read 186487 times)

Offline ericr

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thank you all!

Very nice, like it alot  :-*

Dare I presume that we will see an Allison driven dog soon ?

ah it might have been a possibility, and it is a usual pattern in my whiffing to make exchanges between two sources, but in thi case it went a bit differently ;-)


Offline ericr

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insects and cars Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #211 on: May 15, 2015, 03:48:50 PM »

I was pointed to this recently : a nice bash indeed, on the topic of insect/car hybrids, in the pat of this thread there are several ones

https://www.facebook.com/TheVintageWagen/photos/pb.405283566157313.-2207520000.1431343751./1014324385253225/?type=3&theater





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Re: insects and cars Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #212 on: May 19, 2015, 06:16:27 PM »
WOW....

Fabulous ideas....here's my BatDak.....


Offline ericr

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Re: insects and cars Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #213 on: May 20, 2015, 06:04:08 AM »
WOW....

Fabulous ideas....here's my BatDak.....

fabulous hybrids, I am deeply impressed, thanks for sharing!

I have been considering bats, but I guess they look a bit sinister to me  ;)

For my hybrids I use smaller animal figurines : maybe I could try and think bigger?


Offline ericr

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triplane beer bottle Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #214 on: May 28, 2015, 07:07:29 AM »

back to bottles, as the weather increases thirst ...

I had this kind of bottle of Grolsch



for which I thought about an appropriate triplane :



and here is the (yellow) baron of beer bottles :







Offline Tophe

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Re: triplane beer bottle Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #215 on: May 28, 2015, 11:39:25 AM »
 :-* Great!
And this one is very true (machine of the Yellow Baron? nicknamed Red Baron only by the Communists?): I recognize perfectly the "aerodynamics" of 1918... ;)

Offline ericr

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Re: triplane beer bottle Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #216 on: May 30, 2015, 11:01:41 AM »
;D

Offline ericr

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Be-6 and 1/32 Mosquito and ... Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #217 on: June 07, 2015, 08:04:24 PM »
I am  currently busy with another project involving the tail fin remaining of a Berviev Be-6 from my previous things : something quite hybrid, also involving a 1/32 Mosquito ... wait and see



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Offline Tophe

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Re: Be-6 and 1/32 Mosquito and ... Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #218 on: June 11, 2015, 12:37:21 AM »
Yes, we'll see... :)

Offline ericr

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the mystery of the Be-6 tail fins will have to last a bit more, because of paint layers issues ...

but here is the magnificent 1/32 Mosquito powering a bottle of wine from Argentine (not bad either)








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but here is the magnificent 1/32 Mosquito powering a bottle of wine from Argentine (not bad either)


this wine bottle didn't bring many reactions : maybe people on this forum prefer beer?
in this case they will soon be contented  ;)

Offline Tophe

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Sorry, the Notify tool did not work, while I love your new blue one, so wonderful... :-* :-*
Realist modellers may have a broken heart, thinking you "wasted" a huge 1/32 DH Mosquito hero to celebrate drinking, but as far as I am concerned, I clap my hands! ;)
(I don't like wine nor any other alcohol but I love your hybrid smiles)



but here is the magnificent 1/32 Mosquito powering a bottle of wine from Argentine (not bad either)


this wine bottle didn't bring many reactions : maybe people on this forum prefer beer?
in this case they will soon be contented  ;)

I did miss this one eric, again interesting and unusual (and I like blue).

Lookign forward to the Be-6, should be a whale of a good one I think.
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I really like how you kept the cork and stuck the tail wheel on the end of it!

This baby has charm that's off the charts!

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Offline ericr

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thanks all!

I really like how you kept the cork and stuck the tail wheel on the end of it!

this was the result of intense and matured reflexion  ;D