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Old 03-02-2010, 05:23 PM
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merkava 1

started project to kick off my modern build faze doing ww2 long time it is time to change things up this old kit should prove a challange
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Old 03-09-2010, 05:08 PM
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merkava1 build

most of the constrution and pe complete work on the .30 cal mgs next
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Old 03-10-2010, 12:46 PM
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Very cool. I'm looking forward to see more. . .
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Old 03-12-2010, 11:16 PM
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base color

base color done under tone and pastel highlights next trying for the sun bleached top and slightly browner sides my vertion of color modulation
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Old 03-13-2010, 02:05 AM
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this should be really interesting project
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Old 03-13-2010, 05:33 AM
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very nice, but i think your pictures are very dark, perhaps you could make the next ones a bit brighter to show off your work

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Old 03-16-2010, 06:55 PM
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merkava1 progress

basic constrution and paint done mg was damaged in kit so it will get weather canvas cover rebuilding of tow cables and extra equipment next
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Old 03-16-2010, 07:26 PM
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Very nice! Looks like it just came out of the Negev!
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Old 03-19-2010, 08:03 PM
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thanks for the coudeaus guys 90% done replaceing the pe tow cable pins with wire making bed rolls and turret basket stowage next It will be mounted on a 60 degree slope to show the merkava's strong hill climbing abillity reminicent of the shock the germans got when churchills climbed a hill that was though to be tank prof in the north africa conflict ww2
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Very nice work! It looks just perfect!
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