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A Panther side quest 5 months 2 weeks ago #1

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As mentioned elsewhere I’ve bought the Rye Field Panther to assist in the construction of the late Trumpeter conversion Panther.

I’ve decided to take one of my DML Panther F upper hull and turret to make a hybrid F with all the bells and whistles. The fit is perfect so the side quest in 1:35 begins.

First thing is remove the radiator unit covers molded in place on the F hulland widen the engine area framework to make full use of the interior.

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This is going to take awhile as the biggins come first. Gee I’m loving the modelling at present.
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A Panther side quest 5 months 2 weeks ago #2

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Bishop wrote:
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Gee I’m loving the modelling at present.


Struth mate!
How do you do it .......so many kits at the same time .

All the best for the new year
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A Panther side quest 5 months 2 weeks ago #3

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Cleaned up ready to trim the engine cover surrounds.



Some added reinforcement for the rear deck section. This will all be sanded flat

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A Panther side quest 5 months 1 week ago #4

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Nice Bish. !:35th is a bit small isn't it? ;)

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A Panther side quest 5 months 1 week ago #5

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Yes it is. The Rye Field is very fiddly with more detail than a 1:16 shoved into 1:35. The next part is the fun part, the floor braces in PE.

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A Panther side quest 5 months 1 week ago #6

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This is now sorted so on with the hull construction.

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