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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1575 on: December 23, 2016, 08:50:16 am »
My Zvesda 1/72nd scale BMPT- Terminator arrived today, wow. I am liking the look of this, and yes the Cartel have been getting some formidable christmas presents this year, that will be leaving the Honduras army quaking in their boots. I have been reading up on the real Terminator and it is a very impressive and formidable package.
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1576 on: December 23, 2016, 12:50:04 pm »
An Italeri 1:72 T-45 Goshawk for only EUR 4,-.

It's a nice little kit, I want to get another one
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1577 on: December 23, 2016, 10:32:05 pm »
An Italeri 1:72 T-45 Goshawk for only EUR 4,-.

It's a nice little kit, I want to get another one

Wolfpack Design have re-issued it with new decals to go with their Buckeye

http://www.wolfpack-d.com/catalog/htm/wp17205.html
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1578 on: December 23, 2016, 10:38:40 pm »

I think it'll be a RAF replacement / alternative buy instead for the A.W.Argosy....but what markings / camouflage ?

Brown Bomber.  :thumbsup:
Seconded. Really make people look twice!

Showing my ignorance here .... is "Brown Bomber" the 'desert' camouflage scheme, or are you suggesting I do it up like a WWII Lancaster Bomber  :o

They are referring to the Dark Earth/Light Stone disruptive camo over Black as worn by the Andover and Hercules with a Tactical roundel under one wing and light grey underwing serials, with Standard roundels and fin flash on the upper surfaces.

As for the scheme on the type, given that it would have been acquired under MDAP and as such required for NATO theatre, i'm afraid the type would not have been used east of suez and worn the standard RAF Transport Command scheme with the blue lightning flash cheatline rather than the tactical scheme  ;D
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1579 on: December 23, 2016, 11:42:53 pm »
Just placed an order for the Mach2 Avro York in RAF colours.

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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1580 on: December 24, 2016, 02:06:24 am »
BNA Model World took up to 80% off so being a properly brung up bloke I couldn't insult them by not getting anything.
When we got back today there was awaiting me 2 of those runways printed on thin card (soon to be seen under everything I build  :mellow: ), an Eduard Mig 15bis resin cockpit, resin gun barrels for same, 2 sets of brass gun barrels for a P38M (I could swear I only ordered one but what the hey, they'll get used) and a fresh bottle of Vallejo model air zenrat industries lighter blue.
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1581 on: December 24, 2016, 03:38:11 am »
From Redfinn on Ebay, from Australia, a RB productions Scribe-R set of blades so i can try to learn how to properly scribe panel lines. :thumbsup:
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1582 on: December 24, 2016, 04:47:42 am »

As for the scheme on the type, given that it would have been acquired under MDAP and as such required for NATO theatre, i'm afraid the type would not have been used east of suez and worn the standard RAF Transport Command scheme with the blue lightning flash cheatline rather than the tactical scheme  ;D


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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1583 on: December 24, 2016, 07:20:30 am »
An Italeri 1:72 T-45 Goshawk for only EUR 4,-.

It's a nice little kit, I want to get another one

Wolfpack Design have re-issued it with new decals to go with their Buckeye

http://www.wolfpack-d.com/catalog/htm/wp17205.html

Didn't know that -- thanks for the heads up Geoff   :thumbsup:
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1584 on: December 25, 2016, 02:57:45 am »
Before complete and utter chaos descends  ;D one of the boxes under the "tree" was as expected a model. Indeed 3 models  :thumbsup: The Airfix 1/72 Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary Gift Set  ;D

So added to the stash are a P.40, a Zero and a Kate. All new tools and I've built all 3 previously and they are great kits, so very, very wellcome additions to the stash.
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1585 on: December 25, 2016, 05:53:19 pm »
Only one.  Monogram 1/25 1957 Ford Del Rio Ranch Wagon.  A suitable non military kit for xmas day.

Probably to be built with it's ar5e in the air, fat rubber and a resin 429 cube Super Cobra Jet donk.
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1586 on: December 25, 2016, 08:33:10 pm »
Yesterday my wife's uncle gave me a $20 gift voucher for their local hobby shop, so I picked up the Lindberg 1/180 "Delta Wing B-70 Intercontinental Bomber". I've always wanted a Valkyrie so this was a good day!
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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1587 on: December 26, 2016, 02:25:15 am »
Apparently, my last post just dissapeared  :-\
Last stash addition:

-Matchbox 1/72 Boeing P-12E
on the bench:

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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1588 on: December 26, 2016, 03:46:39 am »
Airfix 1/72 '100 years of flying' box set.
1/72 white metal C-130 main landing gear
1/200 Northrop B-2 & F-117

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Re: My stash just grew again (2016)
« Reply #1589 on: December 26, 2016, 06:00:53 am »
Apparently, my last post just dissapeared  :-\
Last stash addition:

-Matchbox 1/72 Boeing P-12E

I think you'll find it here mate http://www.whatifmodellers.com/index.php/topic,41626.msg751678.html#new

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