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Offline Chris Payne

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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1230 on: October 16, 2019, 10:12:46 am »
Picked up 3 of the new Airfix 1/72 Blackburn Buccaneer S.2C's at the Newark show last Sunday.
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1231 on: October 16, 2019, 05:37:01 pm »
   :unsure:   $16 so what the hell.
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1232 on: October 16, 2019, 06:26:26 pm »
   :unsure:   $16 so what the hell.

Turboprop it.... :wacko: :wacko: :wacko:
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1233 on: October 16, 2019, 07:28:17 pm »
   :unsure:   $16 so what the hell.

Turboprop it.... :wacko: :wacko: :wacko:

 ;D ;D ;D Sheeeyit...   ;D ;D       I had for about .5 seconds consider slapping wings on it somehow.  :rolleyes: :wacko:

In the realm of something more plausible, I wonder if it would be possible to turn this into the cruiser in Space Balls that transformed and sucked the atmo out of that planet. Scratch up a vacuum cleaner, etc. Definitely not something I'd undertake, but someone could (and perhaps already has).
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1234 on: October 16, 2019, 11:10:48 pm »
   :unsure:   $16 so what the hell.

Turboprop it.... :wacko: :wacko: :wacko:

 ;D ;D ;D Sheeeyit...   ;D ;D       I had for about .5 seconds consider slapping wings on it somehow.  :rolleyes: :wacko:


Yes, LONG ones!  ;)
Any aircraft can be improved by fitting longer wings, and/or a longer fuselage

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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1235 on: October 17, 2019, 01:15:22 am »
   :unsure:   $16 so what the hell.

Turboprop it.... :wacko: :wacko: :wacko:

 ;D ;D ;D Sheeeyit...   ;D ;D       I had for about .5 seconds consider slapping wings on it somehow.  :rolleyes: :wacko:


Yes, LONG ones!  ;)

very long ones in this case.
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1236 on: October 17, 2019, 01:27:03 am »
Bring it out of retirement as a mobile suit.

 ;D
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1237 on: October 17, 2019, 05:38:03 am »
Conversion fodder: a Plastic Soldier Company 1:72 German Sd.Kfz. 231 8-Rad Armoured Car

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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1238 on: October 17, 2019, 05:49:14 am »
It's not a bad read, for what amounts to a detective novel in an alt-hist setting.  Includes some rather interesting characters based on real people as well.

Cheers Scoot. I seem to remember a synopsis I've read now, so train it is  :thumbsup:
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1239 on: October 17, 2019, 05:51:10 am »
That Statue of Liberty would certainly make an interesting centre piece for a display.
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1240 on: October 17, 2019, 09:29:59 am »
Bring it out of retirement as a mobile suit.

 ;D

You should pitch that idea to some video game makers and try to squeeze some money out of them. That would make for a pretty cool premise for a video game level....    matter of fact, I think Ghostbusters did pretty much just this in GB II.  :mellow: :mellow: :mellow:
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1241 on: October 17, 2019, 02:35:29 pm »
   :unsure:   $16 so what the hell.

Cut the head off and bury it in some sand...

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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1242 on: October 17, 2019, 03:02:58 pm »
I was thinking that...

Another take on that image:

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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1243 on: October 18, 2019, 04:48:01 am »
From Aliexpress, a 4D Models J15 Eggplane.  This is a pre=painted knock off of the Hasegawa kit.  I already have a yellow version I bought at Model Expo last year which turned out to be missing its canopy.
I suspect it will end up in an RAAF scheme.
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Re: My Stash Grew Again 2019
« Reply #1244 on: October 18, 2019, 05:07:13 am »
Christmas has come  early  in my house  and a parcel  containing a small amount  of expensive resin was given  to me by my girlfriend.  Apparently,  she does  listen to me  when I  talk to her about  what I am building,  and  what I would like to build  :-X
Anyway  said kit is the Fantastic Plastic (Anigrand) Vickers  Armstrong  Type 599, and  very  nice  it is too, it looks  a nice easy  build,  so it  ver3 well could  be on the bench  when I have finished the  F-105, SR.53  and Delta II . I am going to have to  up my game  big time this Christmas  aren't I.
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