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ColinEdm
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Alberta, Canada
Joined: October 15, 2013
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Posted: Tuesday, November 06, 2018 - 04:24 PM UTC
John Lindbom shares some pictures of Trumpeters KV-1 in 1/35.



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Namabiiru
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Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2018 - 12:15 AM UTC
Very nice!

deathdork
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Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2018 - 05:36 AM UTC
Compliments are in order!

What method did you use for the worn white wash?
Taeuss
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Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2018 - 10:51 AM UTC
Suitably scruffy and I really like how you replaced the air intake mesh screens as the kit parts are pretty crude.
JohnLindbom
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Posted: Wednesday, November 07, 2018 - 09:06 PM UTC
Hello and thanks;
After coating the vehicle with green and weathering I sprayed it with AK: s heavy chipping fluid then with white (Tamiya). Rubbing with water and a short haired brush created a floating white fluid which was partly sucked up with a sponge. Then I used a flat stiff brush and stroked downwards to create the fine white spots.