Welcome, Guest
Username: Password: Secret Key Remember me
Facebook TwitterGoogle Bookmarks

TOPIC: 1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J

1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 3 months 1 week ago #61

  • Bishop
  • Bishop's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Posts: 9500
  • Karma: 114
  • Thank you received: 1686
It’s an outstanding build Gary. Truely looks real.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Amateur plastic surgeon!

1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 3 months 1 week ago #62

  • Kiwimav
  • Kiwimav's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Platinum Boarder
  • Platinum Boarder
  • No time to spare..too busy!!!
  • Posts: 2089
  • Karma: 13
  • Thank you received: 517
Attachments:

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Update In Stash:
Lots of 1/35 Armor mainly WWII German and a few Modern British/American pieces, 1/32 Aircraft and 1/48 Aircraft. Aircraft chosen to replicate RNZAF and RAAF types through the years. Some RAF & USAF types exist also.

1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 2 months 4 weeks ago #63

  • Pavel Vacek
  • Pavel Vacek's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Fresh Boarder
  • Fresh Boarder
  • Posts: 3
  • Thank you received: 1
Hi, amazing work.
I have a question about front turret. Have You polished the parts ? Because the direct from box aren´t ok ..
Thank You for answer

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 2 months 4 weeks ago #64

  • Gary
  • Gary's Avatar Topic Author
  • Offline
  • Administrator
  • Administrator
  • Posts: 9702
  • Karma: 65471
  • Thank you received: 929
Yes they are cloudy and need polishing.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.



'Yea, Though I Fly Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death, I Shall Fear No Evil. For I am at 50,000 Feet and Climbing.'

1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 2 months 4 weeks ago #65

  • Pavel Vacek
  • Pavel Vacek's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Fresh Boarder
  • Fresh Boarder
  • Posts: 3
  • Thank you received: 1
Thank You ..

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 2 months 3 weeks ago #66

  • Flying_Kiwi
  • Flying_Kiwi's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Platinum Boarder
  • Platinum Boarder
  • Posts: 1963
  • Karma: 14
  • Thank you received: 194
Deservedly so ! NMF is very hard to pull off so well,... finger print acid alone can f-up the paint DAYs after its cured.

So... questions what metal paint do you use mate, and do you like me use cotton gloves when handling the aircraft?? i find with alcald that if i don't buff out a finger print right away it stays.

Nice work G1 absolute pro build!

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Most pilots last words are "Watch this"


1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 2 months 3 weeks ago #67

  • Gary
  • Gary's Avatar Topic Author
  • Offline
  • Administrator
  • Administrator
  • Posts: 9702
  • Karma: 65471
  • Thank you received: 929
I used Alclad Bright Silver Candy Base, with vary levels of other Alclad aluminium/silvers mixed in, then it was gloss coated with Alclad Aqua Gloss, flat coated to blend decals etc and finally Satin coated with Alclad Aqua Satin to show off the metallic sheen on the panels.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.



'Yea, Though I Fly Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death, I Shall Fear No Evil. For I am at 50,000 Feet and Climbing.'

1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 2 months 2 weeks ago #68

  • Viperbuilder
  • Viperbuilder's Avatar
  • Offline
  • Platinum Boarder
  • Platinum Boarder
  • Posts: 1150
  • Karma: 12
  • Thank you received: 444
Meanwhile, somewhere else in the world, another HB B-24J morph's its way toward completion.


Gee, these kits are big!
Attachments:

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

On the bench:
Revell 1-72 Hunter FGA.9
Last Edit: by Viperbuilder. Reason: .

1/32 HobbyBoss B-24 J 2 months 2 weeks ago #69

  • Gary
  • Gary's Avatar Topic Author
  • Offline
  • Administrator
  • Administrator
  • Posts: 9702
  • Karma: 65471
  • Thank you received: 929
That they are, I don't think mine was first but it did get a lot of attention (probably because I spammed the crap out of the internet with it lol).
This is a nice subtle job, I like it.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.



'Yea, Though I Fly Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death, I Shall Fear No Evil. For I am at 50,000 Feet and Climbing.'
Moderators: Tony LeeAndrewGary