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kev67

Airways vacform 1/72 VC10 (BUA)

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kev67    1,578

Hi, I finished this model some weeks before Telford but was unable to attend, I'm afraid the photos are not the best as I only have a pocket camera that does not allow me to do macro very well and does not seem to focus very well on close up, and as it is a very large model I had to end up using the double bed and bed sheet to get any descent photos, anyway enough of my waffle here are the pictures.

 

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mitchem    1,344

Breathtaking in every sense !

 

:thumbsup2::thumbsup2:

 

mike

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Meatbox8    1,245

An absolutely beautiful model of an absolutely beautiful aeroplane.  The panel line highlighting looks terrific. 

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Procopius    16,453
9 minutes ago, kev67 said:

I'm afraid the photos are not the best

 

 

[Amazing photos of an incredible build follow]

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andrewfl290    99

Superb model of an iconic airliner. You have captured the character of the VC10 totally, fantastic job, I love it.

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woody37    5,951

Happy New Year Kev.

 

Wow, great to see some pics of it at last, was really hoping you and the 10 would make it to Telford, but heard you had some challenges.

This has to be one of my favourites of 2016, thoroughly enjoyed the WIP and can't wait to see it next to the Vanguard at some point :)

 

Cheers

Neil

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Viking    3,629

Ok, so it's only the 2nd January and already we have the 'Model of the year, 2017' Surely this will not be bettered. It is absolutely outstanding.

(I enjoyed following the WIP too!)

 

Cheers

 

John

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Mark4700    757

Wow. Just gorgeous. Love it. :worthy:

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Buzby061    561

That is one amazing build - flawless.

 

Pete

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Radleigh    3,459

Just what I expected and some. Lovely work Kev, going to be another show stopper and one to be proud of. Hope everything is OK your end too.. :) 

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stringbag    943

As John and Neil have said, That has to be in the running for model of the year Kev.

Another vote for a picture with the Vanguard alongside please

 

Chris.

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Turbofan    938

Kev, this is just awe inspiring.:Tasty::worthy:

I totally agree with John, definitely Model of the Year 2017! Like Neil I'm looking forward to seeing this next to your Vanguard, roll on Telford!

I think I remember you were doing a Viking next, is that still your plan?

Cheers,

Ian

 

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gazza l    1,368

Beautiful work, very impressive... will it be coming to the MK show this year?

 

Rgds, gazza l

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Jpthedog    173

Very nice indeed. You can really pack in the detail to a 1/72 scale airliner - end result is stunning!

 

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cngaero    1,104

That's certainly been well worth waiting for Kev.

It's been a brilliant build overall, but your work on the engines is out of this world and your treatment of the panel lines is exquisite.

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ROBOT    64

Piece. of. Art.

(and now my Screensaver Background :D)

Saving the WIP for tomorrow, Cup of tea, maybe a pipe, 1 h of modelling Nirvana...

Thanks for sharing this masterpiece - ROBOT

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Britman    330

Fantastic job. I have seen your previous on the Vickers products and they are second to none. Have you done a Viscount at all? I would love to see what you could do with the Airways Britannia. 

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Scimitar    2,199

A classic build of a classic aircraft!

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kiwitrogg    777

I've just had a quick squiz through the WIP and I'm astounded by the work that you've put into this....even the U/C legs are a work of art !

Absolutely gorgeous, and the best 10 that I've seen !

10 out of 10.

 

Cheers

Gaz

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zebra    834

Magnificent. Utterly, stunningly brilliant. And other superlatives that really don't do it justice!

 

 

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keefr22    5,088

Another simply stunning model Kev, she is completely & utterly beautiful! I also enjoyed your wip thread, & it & the photo's of the wonderful finished result will be inspirational to anyone (e.g me!) building either an Airfix or Roden kit! 

 

Absolutely top job!

 

Keith

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davepb    226

Another fabulous effort. All we need now is for RAM Models to get their effort out and we can try to emulate your efforts!

Well done 

 

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