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Author Topic: He-162 A-2 Salamander  (Read 6866 times)

JudgeDredd

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on: October 08, 2023, 05:23:12 PM
I didn't know where else to put this - I thought we had a modelling/crafts forum.

I started making this months ago...and it's sat in it's current state for about 4 months or more.

So I decided to give it a kick this weekend - see if I could get back into the swing of things




This was the engine that came with it


I decided to jazz it up a bit with some copper electrical wire from my electrician neighbour




A bit of paint



Then I added some oil wash to grub it up a bit



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Reply #1 on: October 08, 2023, 05:31:19 PM
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Reply #2 on: October 08, 2023, 06:05:03 PM
Looks nice!


(was this what you were looking for?  https://www.armchairdragoons.com/forum/index.php?board=75.0 )

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Reply #3 on: October 08, 2023, 10:14:59 PM
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Reply #4 on: October 09, 2023, 01:56:43 AM
Looks nice!


(was this what you were looking for?  https://www.armchairdragoons.com/forum/index.php?board=75.0 )
YES! Feel free to move it over - thanks.

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Reply #5 on: April 16, 2024, 06:31:53 AM
FINALLY...got some more progress on the Salamander

As soon as I did up the airbrush, I had a blockage...it's that kind of thing that gives me hives when I'm thinking about getting back to it. But...I soldiered on


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Reply #6 on: April 16, 2024, 05:48:07 PM
The engine looks good, JD!

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Reply #7 on: April 17, 2024, 02:47:52 AM
Cheers. Bit of dirt and some different thickness electric wire. Gives it a bit more life.

There are so, soooo much better out there though. I've seen what people can do when they actually give it a proper go

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Reply #8 on: April 21, 2024, 09:27:15 PM
it is coming along nicely

please share some more as you go :)

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