Author Topic: Dieselpunk early and late  (Read 586 times)

Offline Dr. YoKai

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Dieselpunk early and late
« on: May 23, 2018, 07:38:19 AM »
Two modest projects off the bench in the last couple of weeks. The first is an Hs 123Ms ( MotorStrahl ). The old Airfix kit tarted up with a ridiculous jet engine, and a pair of 37mm bordkanone from the Frog Ju 87 G. Apart from
the obvious mods to the nose, I raised the tail planes up out of the line of the exhaust, and finished it as the
product of a Germany that never fought a first World War...

That's the early period Dieselpunk, circa 1936, now  for the late period, a Fujimi JagdPanther in 1/76th, with a
little bit of lift...

Offline Steve Blazo

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Re: Dieselpunk early and late
« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2018, 09:03:40 PM »
Both look really good, the Hs 123Ms looks dangerous, but I have to favor the JagdPanther. Very nice builds.   :D
As I walk through the valley of death,
I have no fear, because I am the meanest mother*ucker in the whole valley.
- Gen. George S. Patton

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Re: Dieselpunk early and late
« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2018, 01:40:26 AM »
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

Offline Brian da Basher

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Re: Dieselpunk early and late
« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2018, 04:23:51 AM »
Well, of course the He-123 is my favorite (love those spats!  :-* :-* :-* ) Doc but that's some great paintwork on the tank!

Great stuff!

Brian da Basher