Jump to content

As a result of the close-down of the UK by the British Government last night, we have made all the Buy/Sell areas read-only until we open back up again, so please have a look at the announcement linked here.

This site uses cookies! Learn More

This site uses cookies!

You can find a list of those cookies here: mysite.com/cookies

By continuing to use this site, you agree to allow us to store cookies on your computer. :)

Arkady72

Hawker Hurricane Mk.IIc Hasegawa 1/48

Recommended Posts

Your desk doesn't get any tidier. :coolio:

DB

You embarrassed me and I cleaned up a bit :coolio: :

P1010250_zps2fd9efa3.jpg

Today I did some smoke behind exhaustst:

P1010255_zpsdff0a15c.jpg

P1010254_zpsba03a54a.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Fantastic. How do you apply masking tape over decals ? or more specifically, how do you fix your decals ?

When I've tried masking over decals, it usually pulls them off when removing. Some great tips for adding depth to the paint job, very inspirational :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Fantastic. How do you apply masking tape over decals ? or more specifically, how do you fix your decals ?

When I've tried masking over decals, it usually pulls them off when removing. Some great tips for adding depth to the paint job, very inspirational :)

Firstly decals must be sealed by vainsh, gloss after decals, then mat after wash. Anyway I apply masking tape without any force, very delicate, also removing must be done very carefully. It is possible without damaging decals.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

As others have said, truly inspirational!

Cheers

John

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Blimey Arkady, the quality just gets better. I can't believe how quickly you build as well. Puts me to shame.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Fantastic Artur, so have you just sprayed tamiya smoke after all the masking to enhance the ribs or some other colour?

Bruce

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Um I hate to say this considering you've done such a superb job on everything else, but I believe the vast majority of Hurricanes would have had wooden not metal propellers.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Absolutely beautiful work!

Apologies if I missed this in another thread, but what paint (and specific numbers) did you use for your Ocean Grey / Dark Green / Medium Sea Grey camouflage? It looks very convincing.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Fantastic Artur, so have you just sprayed tamiya smoke after all the masking to enhance the ribs or some other colour?

Bruce

Hi Bruce, I used dark grey color with few drops of mat vanish for that. I dont like Tamiya smoke paint, is to transparent to me.

Absolutely beautiful work!

Apologies if I missed this in another thread, but what paint (and specific numbers) did you use for your Ocean Grey / Dark Green / Medium Sea Grey camouflage? It looks very convincing.

Yes sir, typical colors for RAF day fighters. Gunze C paints from RAF colors set, dont remember the numbers.

Um I hate to say this considering you've done such a superb job on everything else, but I believe the vast majority of Hurricanes would have had wooden not metal propellers.

Perhaps most but not every:

HURRICANE-SALVAGE-4_zpscaa78361.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Yes sir, typical colors for RAF day fighters. Gunze C paints from RAF colors set, dont remember the numbers.

Ah, that's what I thought. Thanks for the answer. Lucky Model never seems to have that set in stock, so I was hoping you found some alternative from the main Mr Color range that works this well... I guess I'll just have to keep my eyes open for the RAF sets - I really like the way these colours look on the model.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Firstly decals must be sealed by vainsh, gloss after decals, then mat after wash. Anyway I apply masking tape without any force, very delicate, also removing must be done very carefully. It is possible without damaging decals.

Thanks mate.

What gloss do you use ? You make it look very easy, however the overflowing swear box in Woodyland indicates that it isn't :lol:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×
×
  • Create New...