Go Back   planetArmor > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 75
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: mrt
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 07-06-2008, 02:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 18,840
Posted By mrt
Cheers guy`s Well found a little more time this...

Cheers guy`s
Well found a little more time this weekend, just about done with the Turret and hull [above the fenders] still got wheels,underneath, lower tub, rear plate to weather yet! Maybe some...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 07-04-2008, 04:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,054
Posted By mrt
Hi guy`s Needed a break from rust for a...

Hi guy`s
Needed a break from rust for a while!.. So dropped back onto this, starting to take shape a bit more now. Ammo boxes are some i built a while ago for another project that was scrapped....
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 06-28-2008, 12:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 18,840
Posted By mrt
Cheers lads Been a while since i touched...

Cheers lads

Been a while since i touched this model, with other projects taking over. Anyhow this is where i am now, weathering is taking much the same route as for the rest of the vehicle.
...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 06-15-2008, 03:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,978
Posted By mrt
Hi guy`s Thought i would just upload a few...

Hi guy`s

Thought i would just upload a few images i took recently of this finished model. It was an article in a recent magazine, no offence to Spud who took the pics of the finished model you see...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 06-13-2008, 06:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,054
Posted By mrt
Fenders added

Guy`s
Managed a few hours spare this evening to get the fenders sorted out. After using these Aber ones i will certainly use these again, over the Part ones. Drilled out all the drain holes, and...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 06-09-2008, 08:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,054
Posted By mrt
Hi Roy Thats just where the fenders were...

Hi Roy

Thats just where the fenders were cut, these will be filled with plastic strip but eventually covered with the etch fenders. What do you think is wrong with the retainers?. i did remove...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 06-09-2008, 08:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,054
Posted By mrt
Thanks guys Roy, no they did originally have...

Thanks guys
Roy, no they did originally have the dust cover on but i wanted a slightly more "used" look and only had this one in my stash, so needed to remove the other barrel. Well i have now added...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 06-07-2008, 03:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,054
Posted By mrt
Hi all Managed a few hours modelling today,...

Hi all

Managed a few hours modelling today, again another rework on the engine deck. This time its an upgrade, and will be fitted with the wading strip over the radiator, oil cooler and fan flap....
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 06-03-2008, 11:00 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 35,383
Posted By mrt
Hiya Sam Its great watching this come...

Hiya Sam

Its great watching this come together, would you have any other pics of the work you did on the torsion bars with the missing roadwheels?. Reference etc? i have a similar type build going...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 06-01-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 35,383
Posted By mrt
Hiya Sam EXCELLENT work so far mate,...

Hiya Sam

EXCELLENT work so far mate, attention to detail is cracking although 1 thing i notice from the first original pic you posted is that the track on the right side of the vehicle[viewed from...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-29-2008, 04:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,763
Posted By mrt
Hiya Mick Kept watching your progress on...

Hiya Mick

Kept watching your progress on this, Zimm looks good under a coat of paint. Thats a well dodgy figgy you got there?.. :) Me and Paul are at the Northern model show in Newcastle on...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-28-2008, 06:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 18,840
Posted By mrt
Hi guy`s Small update.. Work is slow on this...

Hi guy`s
Small update.. Work is slow on this one as another project has got a grip of me. Anyway some more weathering has progressed along the fenders, as you can see i am weathering each part of...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-27-2008, 12:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,054
Posted By mrt
Hi guy`s Things have got out of hand never...

Hi guy`s
Things have got out of hand never planned on another build, but here i go again. Maybe i need therapy?. By the way the ww2 production tracks dont fit the sprockets properly, so had to use...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-26-2008, 10:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,054
Posted By mrt
T-54 Model 49

Hi Guy`s,

Well after the interest in these turrets [ and discussions on ML] i decided to jump in at the deep end and have a go at it myself. This is where i am at now. Altered the commanders...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-25-2008, 12:34 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 29,338
Posted By mrt
Hi Sheeds Came across this quote from David...

Hi Sheeds

Came across this quote from David Byrden whilst researching Panther stuff.

Stowage boxes on Panzers were made of thin sheet metal, and apparently they were always painted in a...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-24-2008, 08:33 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 29,338
Posted By mrt
Hey Sheeds Great job on the fading, one...

Hey Sheeds

Great job on the fading, one thing that puzzles me though. Did i see a thread a while back on missing lynx that suggested the interior colour of the back plate stowage boxes was black...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-22-2008, 03:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 18,840
Posted By mrt
Wheels

Hi Planet

Weathering continues on the wheels, pretty much the same treatment as for the rest of the tank. Just varying the intensity slightly, plus adding the small amount of grit/gravel resting...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-20-2008, 02:44 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 35,383
Posted By mrt
Sam, As always, excellent work with this...

Sam,

As always, excellent work with this Panther!. Your zimm looks excellent, I definately want to have a go at a Panther now, especially an abandoned one.. Look forward to your next update

Andy
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-20-2008, 02:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 18,840
Posted By mrt
Hey guy`s! Thanks for your fantastic...

Hey guy`s!

Thanks for your fantastic comments, but really its all trial and error with every model i paint. I never seem to follow the chosen path of paint,Varnish,add decals, washes,filters...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-19-2008, 04:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 18,840
Posted By mrt
Smile T-54b Abandoned in Afghanistan

Hi Guy`s
Well its been a long slog, but i think i am on course to get it finished very soon. Trying some different techniques to replicate the rusting and dust along the top of the fenders. Hope to...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 05-13-2008, 01:55 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 29,338
Posted By mrt
Great work as usual

Always impressed with your Panthers, and your KT2 in AFV Modeller aint too shabby either...

Regards
Andy
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 02-22-2008, 06:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,584
Posted By mrt
Smile Cheers Lads continuing with this build i have...

Cheers Lads
continuing with this build i have added the rest of the Blazer mounting plate studs which i have drilled out.. never again!!!. still got quite a few to do on the glacis plate.. Also...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 02-09-2008, 05:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,584
Posted By mrt
Magach 6b Gal

Hi guy`s

A while since i posted anything here, another Israeli build.. Decided to scratch most things as the Legend set is once again lacking in certain areas.. Plus wanted to depict an ex-service...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 01-28-2008, 04:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 18,382
Posted By mrt
Smile Hey Sam, hope alls well in the new house.. i just...

Hey Sam, hope alls well in the new house.. i just got this kit too, for some sootb therapy .. bit of putty and a few weld beads here and there sounds just like what the doctor ordered.. Will be...
Forum: Photos: In-progress Blogs 07-10-2007, 01:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,978
Posted By mrt
Smile SLA Tiran 4 Painting and weathering stages

Hi guys, just a few shots of my latest progress on this, which has been very slow due to work and home commitments.

Few after initial basecoat, Humbrols used throughout;...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 75

 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:08 PM.

Advertise with Us

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
planetArmor