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(Swedish) 'Horse Outside'; 1/72 Master/Mister Craft J-26 (Swedish Mustang)
Topic Started: Jan 12 2017, 05:53 PM (382 Views)
ReccebyStealth

Hi guys

Popped into Marks at lunchtime, picked up the 1/72 Master Craft J-26, and some supplies.
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OK, I know these can be a bit of a dog, maybe it's my masochistic side, but I really fancied this scheme. Price of €8 might be worth it for (some of) the decals in these kits alone. I've done my research and know what I'm letting myself in for. However I still hope to build her up pretty quick, and the process might be interesting to those considering tackling one? Anyway, below are some (bad tablet) sprue/decal shots etc...

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Below are the decals in this kit. These can be hit or miss in these kits, they seem, to my inexperienced eye, okay. Point to note the instructions paint/decals look smart being in colour etc, but are generic for various boxing's, so be careful with build sequences/variations. Clear parts are passable, not great, but not terrible either, I'll try polish them...
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Planning on tackling a few aircraft kits this year, so this'll be a good practice piece :>

Cheers
Glen

On the bench:
1/35 AML-30 prototype
1/35 Djibouti BTR-60 with AML-90 turret
1/72 S-Models BMD w/scratch slat armour.
1/72 Special Hobby Yak-17.
1/35 Academy M151A1 IDF SHMIRA w/CMK conversion/detail set and figures.


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ReccebyStealth

P.S. Though the colour plates in the instructions show lots of lovely options, as you can see you only get a limited amount of actual decals in each boxing/version...
Glen

On the bench:
1/35 AML-30 prototype
1/35 Djibouti BTR-60 with AML-90 turret
1/72 S-Models BMD w/scratch slat armour.
1/72 Special Hobby Yak-17.
1/35 Academy M151A1 IDF SHMIRA w/CMK conversion/detail set and figures.


"The sergeant is the Army." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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