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Offline deathjester

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Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« on: April 26, 2020, 11:19:49 PM »
Hey guys!
May I present the Mig 33 Flashfire, a manner satellite interceptor in 1/72 scale, seen here mounted on its ZELL launch railcar.

Story to follow...
« Last Edit: April 26, 2020, 11:27:42 PM by deathjester »

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Re: Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2020, 11:22:17 PM »
This is one bad a** interceptor. Great concept and build.  :smiley:
Work in progress ::

I am giving up listing them. They all end up on the shelf of procrastination anyways.

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Re: Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2020, 11:28:24 PM »
😀. Thanks!!

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Re: Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2020, 02:58:49 AM »
 :smiley:
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

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Re: Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« Reply #4 on: April 27, 2020, 02:29:34 PM »
Too Cool.
Nice work there.

First thing it flashed back to me, was the Late Greg Martin's Gerry Anderson Tribute movie on youtube
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Re: Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« Reply #5 on: April 27, 2020, 03:13:39 PM »
It definitely has a Thunderbirds feel to it  ;) :smiley:

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Re: Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« Reply #6 on: April 27, 2020, 04:27:52 PM »
Russian designed by engineers who watched Thunderbirds TV show.
Like subdued purposeful color scheme and same for launch trailer.  :smiley:  :smiley:

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Re: Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« Reply #7 on: April 27, 2020, 09:14:03 PM »
Thunderbirds with a dash of Stratos 4.  ;)

Very cool concept.  :smiley:
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Re: Mig 33 Flashfire Manned Orbital Anti Satellite system
« Reply #8 on: May 23, 2020, 07:23:21 AM »
Wicked!  Has a Thunderbirds Are Go! kind of vibe to it.
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