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Armor/AFV: Allied - WWII
Armor and ground forces of the Allied forces during World War II.
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Tamiya's new Archer
Iraqiwildman
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Missouri, United States
Member Since: November 24, 2008
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Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 04:47 AM GMT+7
I just got done building Tamiya's new Archer kit. This was an enjoyable build with no real problems, except the tracks. I decided to paint the link and length tracks on the sprues and assembly them on the finish model. I should have installed them before finishing, it would have been easier assembly, but made painting a little longer. I am working on the three nicely detailed figures now.


















deathdork
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Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 05:24 AM GMT+7
Inspiring job thank you!
Iraqiwildman
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Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 08:07 AM GMT+7

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Inspiring job thank you!



Thanks.

I think I posted the photos incorrectly since they seem too small. I just copied the link from the website album.
27-1025
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Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 01:31 PM GMT+7
Great looking build. What did you use to paint the main gun breach? Looks like real steel.
americanpanzer
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Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 02:32 PM GMT+7
Amazing work!! This kit is on my Xmas wish list; along with a few others.
Iraqiwildman
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Posted: Thursday, December 07, 2017 - 04:40 AM GMT+7
I painted it faded olive drab, then rubbed AK steel pigments on it.
HeavyArty
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Posted: Thursday, December 07, 2017 - 04:45 AM GMT+7

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I think I posted the photos incorrectly since they seem too small. I just copied the link from the website album.



Looks good.

To make the pics bigger, remove the "/thumbs" from the link code.