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Post  G Cooper on Thu May 02, 2013 1:01 am


A simple pic to show it hasn't been started yet Wink .


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Post  Pavel Zabák on Thu May 02, 2013 1:39 am

Hi Gary.
You have my admiration.
Metal surface in one month Shocked

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Post  hmgroth on Thu May 02, 2013 5:07 am

Nice choice, Gary! Lotsa decals on bare metal . . . Wink

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Post  John T on Thu May 02, 2013 2:56 pm

Cool wingy thingy, shiny! What a Face

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Post  G Cooper on Sat May 04, 2013 6:16 am

John T wrote:Cool wingy thingy, shiny! What a Face

Oh, shiney and sparkley What a Face .


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Post  G Cooper on Sun May 12, 2013 1:34 am


Hi there. How ya'll doin?

I just about have the construction finished. And it is mostly all polished up and ready for my first layer of white before I do the bare metal layers. And seeing as to this point I believe it is a total of 14 parts, the build part went pretty fast What a Face .

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I put a set of home made seat belts that will be more than good enough when seen through the thick murkey canopy piece.

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And a very basic instrument panel and gunsight that also will be more than enough for me through a closed canopy.

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And just to give myself something to do, I decided to put about a bazillion rivets all over the thing. Thinking it will show up with the eventual shiney metal finish it will get What a Face .

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That is it for now. Next I will put the landing gear , wheels, and landing gear bay covers together and get them painted. Then do the paint job and after that, put the landing gear on. Then it is just the decals and I will be done. Hopefully I can do all that in about a week and a half or two weeks.


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Post  John Short on Sun May 12, 2013 10:19 am

Looking good Gary.
How long did it take to do all the rivets? What paint are you using for the metal finish?
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Post  Pavel Zabák on Mon May 13, 2013 6:03 pm

Perfect work, Gary!
I like your riveting.
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Post  G Cooper on Wed May 22, 2013 2:41 am

Hi everyone:

John, I wasn't really to concerned with perfectly straight or anything like that, so it took me two nights with a new X-acto blade and the Led Zeppelin two disc set and it was done. And I am going to be using the Testors Model Master buffing aluminum plate and their burnt metal for the engine area.

And now I have it ready to put the metalizers on, then it will be a real quick buff out before a clear top coat and the decals. Then a real quick and dirty wash to pop all those rivets and it will be done.

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I will be putting the metal colors on later this evening, and I hope to be able to put up some piccys to show if it worked or not Suspect . We will see if it works, or if it is a total mess.


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Post  G Cooper on Wed May 22, 2013 7:45 am


Hi again everybody:

It is I think one of the very few things that is nice about living in south west Arizona. I can paint something and the paint goes from wet, to dry, to hard in about an hour and a half What a Face. And that is the only reason that I was able to do these steps in the paint job so quick. So now it has it's basic shiney bare metal finish. Next comes the diffrent tones around the engine.

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And then after a first very preliminary buffing so I can handle it without having everything else I touch end up with a coat of silver fingerprints all over it Wink .

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Tomorrow I should be able to seal this coat in and then mask for the burnt metal layer around the back end of the thing Very Happy .


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Post  Jenny Ryan on Wed May 22, 2013 7:47 am

Suspect An aeromaplane Suspect and not even camomaflaged Suspect Well do I get extra points if I fire an 88mm into that big hole at the front Hehehehehehehehehe

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Post  G Cooper on Wed May 22, 2013 7:54 am

Jenny Ryan wrote: Suspect Well do I get extra points if I fire an 88mm into that big hole at the front Hehehehehehehehehe

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OK, that only sounds fair. Specially seein as how this airomaplane flys faster than the speed of sound, and you wouldn't even hear it coming till it was already gone Laughing .


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Post  Jenny Ryan on Wed May 22, 2013 11:36 am

G Cooper wrote:
Jenny Ryan wrote: Suspect Well do I get extra points if I fire an 88mm into that big hole at the front Hehehehehehehehehe

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OK, that only sounds fair. Specially seein as how this airomaplane flys faster than the speed of sound, and you wouldn't even hear it coming till it was already gone Laughing .


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Well that is very kewl actually , so it will not fall on me when I shoot it down Hehehehehehehe

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Post  G Cooper on Thu May 30, 2013 5:17 am


Well she is starting to be all grown up, and is standind on her own three feet now Wink . I am not really to happy with the rear fuselage, as I think it came out to dark, but it is to late to do anything about that now I think. So tonight I will see if I can get some of the decals on along with a little bit of the detail painting for the landing gear and finishing up the cockpit before I put the canopy on.

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I plan Suspect on posting more photos tonight after I do some decals. So we shall see what is what.

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Post  G Cooper on Thu May 30, 2013 9:04 am

So now it is later, and this is what geek .

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I promise that I will finish the detail painting and hanging the typical underwing ordanance Very Happy

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Post  S P Hammerton on Thu May 30, 2013 9:37 am

That's looking very good Gary

You've inspired me to build some more wingy thingies with this.

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Post  hmgroth on Thu May 30, 2013 10:42 pm

Nice looking plane-a-ma-thingy Smile Can't wait to see the finished product!

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Post  Pavel Zabák on Thu May 30, 2013 10:51 pm

Nice steel surface.
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Post  John Short on Fri May 31, 2013 11:19 am

Shiny thing, me like. She turned out nice Gary.
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Post  John T on Fri May 31, 2013 4:45 pm

Well done my friend!! That is a mighty nice looking model!

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Post  G Cooper on Sat Jun 01, 2013 5:21 am


Thank you everyone Very Happy .

I am going to put in about 3 or 4 hours on it and finish it tonight, just before midnight and the deadline What a Face . It may not be of super detail quality, but I had a heck of a lot of fun putting it together and relearning lots of things about bare metal finishes again Wink .


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Post  G Cooper on Sat Jun 01, 2013 10:13 am


Well it is after 12:00 midnight. But that is only because photobucket was being photobucket Suspect .
I have actually finished it, and here it is. What a Face

This is the part that always worrys me. The bit where I have to start the weathering with a wash to highlight the seams and all those thousands of rivets that I did.
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I should sometime clean up that white and black whatever it is on the end. Other than that, I am happy with it.


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It looks nice being all finished What a Face
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Post  Pavel Zabák on Sat Jun 01, 2013 12:56 pm

Great Sabre, Gary cheers
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Post  CaptainJack on Mon Jun 03, 2013 4:50 am

Nice looking bird!

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Post  hmgroth on Mon Jun 03, 2013 5:15 am

Really nice job!!! cheers

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