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#1 644td

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 10:59 AM

I picked up the hobby of model cars,planes etc when 8 was a kid and was not very good at due to money for paint and most of all patience. When I became an adult(age only) and was trying to introduce my son to the hobby I decide to honor my grandfathers service with the 644th TD. I did these 3-5 years ago and they are not the best but i enjoy looking at them.
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#2 644td

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 11:02 AM

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#3 P-59A

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 11:04 AM

The Greyhound modification is way cool. Have you considered altering the 1/6 scale Greyhound into that configuration?



#4 Major Z

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 11:07 AM

I think you did a nice job on both models. I believe your grandfather would be proud too. Good work!



#5 Proud Kraut

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 11:09 AM

644td, welcome to the modeling section! These are some very nice models, thanks for sharing your great work. I especially like your weathering/chipping on the M10. Would love to see more of your work! These are 1/35 scale kits, right?

 

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#6 644td

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Posted 08 May 2018 - 11:18 AM

They are 1/35 and the chipping was done with the salt technique. Thank you for the postive feedback I would like to take better picture but when I do I have trouble resizing them to fit the forum.
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Posted 09 May 2018 - 07:24 PM

Hi Marty;

 

Welcome to the modeling site. Your work looks very nice. I like the weathering on them. I want to give you a website that might help you with the resizing of photos for this site. Its the one I use: http://ben-major.com/tools/usmf-resize.php  I hope this helps.

 

Semper Fi.

 

Manny

 



#8 doyler

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Posted 09 May 2018 - 07:35 PM

nice builds.

 

Well done.Thanks for posting



#9 Ray175INF

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Posted 14 May 2018 - 05:50 PM

One of my favorite pieces of armor

Excellent job!

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#10 Old Marine

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Posted 14 May 2018 - 06:15 PM

Nice work.

#11 644td

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 05:24 AM

Test. I know german soldiers, grandkids were having fun.
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#12 644td

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 05:26 AM

Hi Marty;
 
Welcome to the modeling site. Your work looks very nice. I like the weathering on them. I want to give you a website that might help you with the resizing of photos for this site. Its the one I use: http://ben-major.com/tools/usmf-resize.php  I hope this helps.
 
Semper Fi.
 Manny
 


Manny, thank you for the help. I have seen that link in the past but was unable to make it work for me. But, for some reason this time it WORKED!!!!!

#13 ArtyScout

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Posted 16 May 2018 - 09:18 AM

Manny, thank you for the help. I have seen that link in the past but was unable to make it work for me. But, for some reason this time it WORKED!!!!!

Hey Marty,

 

I'm glad it WORKED.

 

Semper Fi.

 

Manny



#14 hard stripe

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Posted 25 June 2018 - 08:48 PM

great pic's of the M10. tanks for posting.

 

STAY ON THE TANK



#15 uwman

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Posted 30 July 2018 - 01:50 PM

Excellent build, makes me want to dust off that m36 in my stash! 




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