IS3- costal defence unit, Kurili Islands 1991

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IS3- costal defence unit, Kurili Islands 1991

Joined: May 3rd, 2005, 4:10 pm

July 11th, 2012, 6:49 am #1

Hi to all..I finally managed to finish this Iosif Stalin 3 as derelict tank employed in static position by a costal defence unit in the Kurili Islands, 1991...
Is3 is from roden with Trumpeter tracks and Eduard photoetcheds. Painting was done with lifecolor, weathring with True Earth acrylic filters....any comment/suggestion/critic is welcome...
Cheers, Fabrizio











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Joined: November 3rd, 2011, 3:39 pm

July 11th, 2012, 7:36 am #2

the usual great job Repetto style

a bow for one of my teachers
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Joined: March 8th, 2005, 3:16 am

July 11th, 2012, 8:56 am #3

Hi to all..I finally managed to finish this Iosif Stalin 3 as derelict tank employed in static position by a costal defence unit in the Kurili Islands, 1991...
Is3 is from roden with Trumpeter tracks and Eduard photoetcheds. Painting was done with lifecolor, weathring with True Earth acrylic filters....any comment/suggestion/critic is welcome...
Cheers, Fabrizio











build and finish with excellent attention to detail. It could pass for 1/35th scale......Dan
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Joined: April 30th, 2001, 1:29 pm

July 12th, 2012, 1:46 am #4

Hi to all..I finally managed to finish this Iosif Stalin 3 as derelict tank employed in static position by a costal defence unit in the Kurili Islands, 1991...
Is3 is from roden with Trumpeter tracks and Eduard photoetcheds. Painting was done with lifecolor, weathring with True Earth acrylic filters....any comment/suggestion/critic is welcome...
Cheers, Fabrizio











Fabrizoi

Very impressive job, I'd never have guessed that was a 72 scale kit. Your weathering is beautiful. I've never heard of True
earth acrylic filters. I'll have to look them up.

Pete
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Joined: February 23rd, 2009, 11:19 am

July 12th, 2012, 4:18 am #5

Hi to all..I finally managed to finish this Iosif Stalin 3 as derelict tank employed in static position by a costal defence unit in the Kurili Islands, 1991...
Is3 is from roden with Trumpeter tracks and Eduard photoetcheds. Painting was done with lifecolor, weathring with True Earth acrylic filters....any comment/suggestion/critic is welcome...
Cheers, Fabrizio











Superb model! The weathering looks fantastic!
Cheers,
Christian
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Joined: May 3rd, 2005, 4:10 pm

July 12th, 2012, 11:50 am #6

build and finish with excellent attention to detail. It could pass for 1/35th scale......Dan
thanks, Dan!..:-) n/t
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July 12th, 2012, 11:51 am #7

the usual great job Repetto style

a bow for one of my teachers
I have very few tips to teach you!
Fabrizio
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Joined: May 3rd, 2005, 4:10 pm

July 12th, 2012, 11:53 am #8

Fabrizoi

Very impressive job, I'd never have guessed that was a 72 scale kit. Your weathering is beautiful. I've never heard of True
earth acrylic filters. I'll have to look them up.

Pete
http://www.true-earth.com/ ... no connection with them...
Many thanks!
Fabrizio.
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Joined: May 3rd, 2005, 4:10 pm

July 12th, 2012, 11:54 am #9

Superb model! The weathering looks fantastic!
Cheers,
Christian
many thanks, Christian!!! :-) n/t
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Joined: August 5th, 2009, 2:09 pm

July 13th, 2012, 2:05 am #10

Hi to all..I finally managed to finish this Iosif Stalin 3 as derelict tank employed in static position by a costal defence unit in the Kurili Islands, 1991...
Is3 is from roden with Trumpeter tracks and Eduard photoetcheds. Painting was done with lifecolor, weathring with True Earth acrylic filters....any comment/suggestion/critic is welcome...
Cheers, Fabrizio











Tremendous work!
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