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Offline Mike 'Sandbagger' Norris

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Show us your - Aviatik 'Berg' D.I
« on: January 15, 2020, 03:59:38 AM »
Hi all,
Here are the final reveal shots of the WW1 Austro-Hungarian Aviatik 'Berg' D.I fighter, operating with Flik 63J during 1918.

1:32 scale resin model from the Czech company 'HPH Models.
Gaspatch turnbuckles, micro-tube and mono-filament used for the rigging.
Laminated wood propeller from 'ProperPlane'.
Figure from
Grass mat for display base from 'Polak'.
Paint used were 'Tamiya' acryics.
Figure - ‘Copper State Models’ Austro-Hungarian flying ace (F32-032).

My usual full and detailed PDF build log is available to download from gallery 2 on my site (link below).

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Offline kensar

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Re: Show us your - Aviatik 'Berg' D.I
« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2020, 06:18:48 AM »
A great looking build, Mike.  Nice detail and weathering.
Your build logs are a great reference, too!
Ken M.

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Re: Show us your - Aviatik 'Berg' D.I
« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2020, 10:59:55 PM »
WOW!!!!!!!!!!! Really sweet looking! Congrats!

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Re: Show us your - Aviatik 'Berg' D.I
« Reply #3 on: January 20, 2020, 05:40:53 AM »
As I said in the completed models section--Very Nice !!

Ed
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Re: Show us your - Aviatik 'Berg' D.I
« Reply #4 on: January 20, 2020, 05:38:02 PM »
Total stunner. The colors and the weathering, just superb.
Bye,
Manni
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