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Hawker Typhoon 1/24 build, (wheels up build)


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Hello Everybody,

 

Here is my finished build of my (second) hawker typhoon, It is build with the  wheels up. I don't have  a work on progress of this one, but i will include some pictures in detail . Next on the list is , yes again  a Typhoon but this time the cardoor version, just received an email from airfix saying that they are about to send the kit!, so stay tuned, from this build i will do a work in progress,

 

So on with the pictures,

 

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Cockpit detail before closing up

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Gun sight in detail

 

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Rockets in detail (master), withe scorch marks from firing on the rails and withe weathering of the rockets

 

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weathering of the wing roots and exhaust stains

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Exhaust stains and chipping of cockpit and engine covers

 

 

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Wing roots weathered, tried to restrain myself not to over do withe the weathering, it's always hard to stop at the right point

 

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dirty undersides and weathered rockets

 

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Chipping of the propellor, hmmm, i see the port engine cover is moving  a bit outwards, need to fix that.

 

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So that's it, now it's waiting for the cardoor version, (i almost got myself a squadron!),

 

Cheers,

 

Frank

 

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....wow....

such a big kit deserves such detail.

 

Good to see it in-flight too..

 

Thanx for the reply Jeroen, how is the Heinkel coming along?

 

 

Very impressive!

 

 

Also thanx to you Mikester!

 

 

That is a great looking model. Love the paint job!!! :wub: :wub: :wub:

 

Cheers,

 

Arnold

 

 

 

Thanx for the comment Arnold,  with every new model i try to improve on my skills, sometimes it works and sometimes a model is moved to "the shelf of doom" until i get my motivation back to continue,

 

Greetz,

 

Frank

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