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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #75 on: March 18, 2019, 01:27:34 AM »
I am also a member of the "Less is Best" community regarding grain in scale.. I like your second attempt much better.
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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #76 on: March 18, 2019, 08:37:05 AM »
Thanks RAG, getting my second wind now.

Detailed out the floor board, just awaiting the clears and washes. I guessed maybe the planking area at the front was hardwood, so I had fun with some oil paint hand graining…the way to go by the way!

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #77 on: March 18, 2019, 10:29:27 AM »
Gorgeous floorboard Ryan!
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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #78 on: March 18, 2019, 04:59:54 PM »
Incredible woodeffect. Looks really real.
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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #79 on: March 18, 2019, 07:42:00 PM »
Damn,

That’s fantastic Ryan!

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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #80 on: March 18, 2019, 10:58:21 PM »
Thanks folks, here are some better shots of the fine grain on the fuse.

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #81 on: March 19, 2019, 10:32:51 PM »
You're the master at woodgraining!
I'll have to try the stippling at the end technique.
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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #82 on: March 19, 2019, 11:20:04 PM »
Thanks Ken, but hardly a master, just willing to strip things until I feel right about them. :) (I cant right now, but I will post a pic of the brush I used to get the fine grain)

Speaking of strip, how does this vertical panel (at the top of the pic) look against the floor board, is it too light? It matches the light grain on the small rectangular flat panel on the fb, but wasn't sure if it looks right. On the other hand it is deep in the cockpit and the lightness may help.

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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #83 on: March 20, 2019, 01:10:08 AM »
I think having different looking wood grains on different panels helps convey that they are different pieces, as long as the wood grain is not completely wrong for the application (if that's possible).
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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #84 on: March 20, 2019, 04:25:44 AM »
Oh it's possible, just look at my early effort! :)
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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #85 on: March 20, 2019, 04:52:59 AM »
That’s an awesome woodwork, Ryan. It really looks great.
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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #86 on: March 20, 2019, 09:35:52 PM »
Very fine woodwork!
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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #87 on: March 20, 2019, 10:51:33 PM »
Andreas and Prz, many thanks.

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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #88 on: March 21, 2019, 12:16:41 PM »
Very fine indeed , awesome job Ryan  :)



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Re: 1/32 WNW AMC DH.9
« Reply #89 on: March 26, 2019, 01:24:51 PM »
Thanks Terri,

Got some scale varnishing done tonite, first shots are a before and after.

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

And some other assorted pics...

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

DH9 by The 3rd Placer, on Flickr

Ryan
In Progress: 1/32 Albatross DV (Richthofen); 1/32 Morane Saulnier Type N
Upcoming:1/32 WNW DH.9