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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #15 on: March 13, 2019, 07:06:03 am »
It's not the winning, it's the taking part...

Yes, of course. But the cash prize, global fame and dancing girls for the winners brings out my competitive side.  ;D

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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #16 on: March 14, 2019, 03:13:10 am »
It's not the winning, it's the taking part...

Yes, of course. But the cash prize, global fame and dancing girls for the winners brings out my competitive side.  ;D

 ;D ;D

I'd like to apologise for my comment.  It seems entirely too serious and in no way facetious.  Please forgive me, I must have been tired.

I've given up dancing girls.  My knees can't take it anymore.
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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #17 on: March 14, 2019, 06:55:50 am »

I'd like to apologise for my comment.  It seems entirely too serious and in no way facetious.  Please forgive me, I must have been tired.

I've given up dancing girls.  My knees can't take it anymore.

I thought you were pining for something ?  :angel: ;)
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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #18 on: March 15, 2019, 06:04:01 am »
Well unfortunately, no dancing girls in this update  :-\

But I do have the cockpit almost ready for painting. Some parts from the spares box, some scratch building and some 3D printing. I repositioned the limbs and heads of the pilot figures, I'm not entirely happy with them, but they'll be good enough. I've given up on the positionable ramp and interior.

1:72 Quad Tilt Rotor Cockpit by Jason Alles, on Flickr

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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #19 on: March 15, 2019, 06:34:34 am »
Looks good   :thumbsup:

For a project of mine, I bought a set of these figures from PJ productions

https://www.pj-production.be/en/figures-1-72/40-transport-pilots.html
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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #20 on: March 16, 2019, 10:59:42 am »
Wow, very impressed with the 3-D printing of the fuselage.  Nice work. 
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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #21 on: March 16, 2019, 02:49:19 pm »
Looks good   :thumbsup:

For a project of mine, I bought a set of these figures from PJ productions

https://www.pj-production.be/en/figures-1-72/40-transport-pilots.html

Thanks for the tip!  :thumbsup: I have two on order now, hopefully they'll get here in a timely manner.

Wow, very impressed with the 3-D printing of the fuselage.  Nice work. 

Thanks! I'm still wrapping this one in a vacuformed shell but soon I hope to see if I can just use the 3D print (cleaned up, of course) as the final model.

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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #22 on: March 17, 2019, 01:24:13 am »
Looks good   :thumbsup:

For a project of mine, I bought a set of these figures from PJ productions

https://www.pj-production.be/en/figures-1-72/40-transport-pilots.html

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Re: 1:72 Boeing V-44 Quad Tilt Rotor
« Reply #23 on: March 17, 2019, 04:35:28 am »
The PJ figures are really nice as is the man himself. Always has time for a chat from behind his stand at Telford  :thumbsup:
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