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Mrs PlaStix

Tamiya 1/48 German Schwimmwagen Type 166 - my 3rd AFV

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For my third build I decide to try this one, I found it at yet another Model Shop in Birmingham while Mr S was Tank shopping... Such a fantastic idea and seemingly successful, working in many different areas, over 1400 being built and used:

 

Now for the obligatory starter photos: 

 

Firstly the box - great box art: 


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Contents of the box:


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Individual sprues:


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A sample of the instructions:


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Painting instructions:


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Decals:


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Have decided to paint it grey - having watched Stix painting his last Panzer...

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The grossdeutschland scheme isn't that scary, honest.

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