1/35 S-38B (E-Boat)

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1 year 1 week ago #91 by Bishop
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Very effective idea for display. Watching this.

Amateur plastic surgeon!
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1 year 1 week ago #92 by Maarten
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Been looking at other builds ,And i think clear plastic for the bow wave is the way to go

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5 months 2 weeks ago #93 by frontkampfer
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Maarten,
Terrific work! What size rivets did you use?
Larry

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5 months 2 weeks ago #94 by dcrfan
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Normally I would caution trying to display moment in a diorama but that display will look amazing. I guess it is because its the boat in motion on the figures.

I'm just reading a history of S boats. They are not the outstanding success allied coastal forces publications seen to portray.
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5 months 2 weeks ago - 5 months 2 weeks ago #95 by Maarten
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Thanks Larry.
(have send you a PM )

Diameter : 0.4- Distance : 1.5 mm
I tried Archer Decals... but they all broke up when i placed them on the model
Luckily i found these,
There the best, you can chose your own diameter,distance between the rivets and height , white on the reverse side so you know which side is up.
They are made to order....

www.decals4all.eu/presta/en/custom-decal...ts-3d-a6-format.html

PS
Here you see more of my riveting work :whistle:
www.kiwimodeller.com/index.php/forum/7-n...iib-u-boot-waterline

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5 months 2 weeks ago #96 by Maarten
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dcrfan wrote: Normally I would caution trying to display moment in a diorama but that display will look amazing. I guess it is because its the boat in motion on the figures.

I'm just reading a history of S boats. They are not the outstanding success allied coastal forces publications seen to portray.

The where a nuisance but they weren't as successful as the U boats in the early years of the war,
But nevertheless they looked realy cool !

I havent the correct skills (bought all the Valejo products) yet to make the water look realistic enough, i tryed some test..... but i was not happy wit the result it looks good for 1/72 but its harder in 1/35 scale the boat is a meter long.

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