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KFK 1:35
Cosimodo
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 11:47 AM GMT+7
Love the small details. They really make a difference.

cheers
Michael
Grauwolf
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 03:44 AM GMT+7
That KFK is coming along just great.

Cheers,
Gotrek58
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Posted: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 - 11:56 AM GMT+7

...a map for the wireless station:


sailors restroom:



ladder and steps for the AA-platform





lifting gear for the mine hunting equipment




Michael
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Posted: Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 06:06 AM GMT+7
Today some snall parts to build the mast












Michael
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Posted: Friday, November 24, 2017 - 05:10 AM GMT+7
...again some progress:
stanchions added




life buoys



the winch



in place





scratched ammo boxes for the RAGs






Michael
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Posted: Sunday, October 08, 2017 - 07:17 AM GMT+7
Michael, your little beauty is really starting to come together! I especially like your work on the deck -

-you're right, the trenches on the kit part were a bit much. Your approach to fixing that looks just perfect!
Gotrek58
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Posted: Sunday, October 08, 2017 - 03:18 AM GMT+7
...some progress with the 2nd AA platform:










Michael
Gotrek58
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Posted: Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 12:59 AM GMT+7
...and the underwater part of the cutter got black paint:






Michael
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Posted: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 02:34 AM GMT+7
Looking good, Michael. Al
JJ1973
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Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 04:29 PM GMT+7
Michael,

definitiv great work you are doing, she looks awesome!! Very nice progress indeed!!

Cheers,
Jan
Gotrek58
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Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 09:47 AM GMT+7
...mockup on our modelling club meeting yesterday:




Michael
d6mst0
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Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 11:07 AM GMT+7
Nice, very nice.
Harry_at_BFM
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Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 10:40 AM GMT+7
Looks Great!!
Gotrek58
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Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 01:54 AM GMT+7
Paintwork and a little mockup:









I love grey ships!


Michael
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 05:43 AM GMT+7
...and some nuts added to the platform (0.65mm Calibre35):






Michael
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Posted: Sunday, September 03, 2017 - 04:01 AM GMT+7
Looking fantastic Michael!
Gotrek58
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Posted: Saturday, September 02, 2017 - 03:15 PM GMT+7
Archer decals are a great help to bring some nuts on the war cutter:






Michael
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Posted: Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 12:55 PM GMT+7
Michael,

Very nice detail. She is really shaping up to be a awesome ship. Your work in outstanding.
xrz100
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Posted: Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:46 AM GMT+7
And here is the requested rocket launcher for your KFK: https://www.shapeways.com/product/KLUEC9JE5/kriegsmarine-8-6-cm-rocket-launcher?optionId=63468194
JJ1973
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Posted: Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 07:05 AM GMT+7
Nice and steady, Michael!

Very nice attention to detail and stunningly crisp work! She's shaping up really well!

Cheers,
Jan
Gotrek58
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Posted: Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 06:20 AM GMT+7
Some progress with the AA-platform








Michael
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Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 10:01 AM GMT+7
Shaping up quite nicely, Michael. Al
Gotrek58
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Posted: Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 09:33 AM GMT+7
I've started with the front AA-platform:












Michael
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Posted: Tuesday, August 08, 2017 - 06:10 AM GMT+7
...the first painting - Tamiya XF-54 Dark Sea Grey.
The tape could be removed easily












Michael
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Posted: Friday, August 04, 2017 - 05:32 AM GMT+7
Today the way from kit parts to depth charges:













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cheers,
Michael