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Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Thu Jan 17, 2019 7:33 pm

Have not been here for a while Gents but this is going to be my next Build.....Cheers mark

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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:23 pm

Starting with the Hull, it has a prominent Seam that needed Sanding. More to come soon.....Cheers mark

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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby bell209 » Fri Jan 18, 2019 10:21 pm

Gonna be big!
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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:31 am

Thanks Rob. Have sanded off the moulded on Hull Ladder Rungs for P/E Replacements. Added the Skegs and Prop Mounts which were a Fun fit with lots of Sanding to be done also. More to come soon.....Cheers Mark

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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:01 pm

Starting work on the Resin add ons. The top Pic show what you get in the Kit and next ones are the Resin Upgrades. More to come soon.....Cheers Mark

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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Sun Jan 20, 2019 9:26 am

Some more Resin Upgrade work for her.....Cheers mark

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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:19 pm

I am test fitting her to her Base using Pontos Brass Bases for this one. Also working out which Camo Scheme I will complete her in and the Paints I might use. More to come soon.....Cheers Mark

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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:13 am

Have started work on the Midship Deck area. Have sanded off the moulded on Gun Cleaning Tubes to be replaced with scratchbuilt Items. Have also started detailing the very plain Bulkheads. More to come soon.....Cheers mark

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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:29 pm

Have started work on her Fore Deck. The Anchor Chains were sanded off to be replaced with Chain and the Bull Rings on her Anchor Hawses missing in the Kit were replaced with some Round Plastic Rod. more to come soon.....Cheers mark

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Re: Tamiya Bismarck 1-350

Postby surfsup » Tue Jan 22, 2019 2:52 pm

The 15 and 5.9 Inch Armament with their P/E has been completed and the Main Hull is now Painted. A MK1 aftermarket Wooden Deck has also been laid. More to come soon.....Cheers mark

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