How do you weather a SU 25 serving in Afghanistan?

How do you weather a SU 25 serving in Afghanistan?

Joined: May 10th, 2018, 7:57 pm

June 1st, 2018, 4:41 pm #1

I am getting back into modelling and painting a Hobbycraft SU25 Frogfoot for Afghanistan. Any suggestions on weathering this 1/72 bird?
Charles
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June 1st, 2018, 7:57 pm #2

I'd start with a flack jacket !


... great fun , eh ?

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Joined: May 10th, 2018, 7:57 pm

June 1st, 2018, 8:10 pm #3

Hee. Yes, it is fun. I got some AKAN paints that fit the time frame but was hoping to get some thoughts how aircraft weathering as well.
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June 1st, 2018, 9:19 pm #4

High UV , low humidity , wind and sand and dust !

Fading and sand blasting and dust !






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June 2nd, 2018, 1:08 pm #5

Now that is some weathering!
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