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Offline AzSteven

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #15 on: March 04, 2021, 11:04:36 PM »
Good grief, they actually MADE some of those?  Man, I would love to have seen how well they stood up to the wear and tear of carrying the 88, much less firing it!

Offline Rich H

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #16 on: March 04, 2021, 11:33:47 PM »
They lasted from when they were built until the end of the war so they must have been tough old beasts! 
Made in spring 1941 destroyed by the Soviets in 1945 in Budapest.
Though i did read that some were used in Berlin.

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Offline gamer Mac

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #17 on: March 04, 2021, 11:54:31 PM »
Amazing work on that beast :-* :-* :-* :-* :-* :-*

Offline Ballardian

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #18 on: March 05, 2021, 04:41:48 PM »
A fantastic model :-*

Offline Rich H

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #19 on: March 05, 2021, 04:43:31 PM »
Thanks :)
It's going to be the original dark grey and I think it's going to be in transport configuration as it'll be far too big and fragile otherwise

Offline Ultravanillasmurf

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #20 on: March 06, 2021, 08:18:21 AM »
Another awesome project.

Offline Rich H

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #21 on: March 06, 2021, 08:19:12 AM »
Grubby Dunkelgrau

Offline Poiter50

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #22 on: March 06, 2021, 08:47:21 AM »
Dunkelgrau from?

Grubby Dunkelgrau
Cheers,
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Offline Rich H

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #23 on: March 06, 2021, 09:08:54 AM »
Life colour dark grey plus strong tone wash.  It's under my daylight working lamp there. 

It'll get a dry brush and a grime wash too. 

Offline Poiter50

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #24 on: March 06, 2021, 09:17:01 AM »
 :) ;)
Life colour dark grey plus strong tone wash.  It's under my daylight working lamp there. 

It'll get a dry brush and a grime wash too.

Offline Rich H

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #25 on: March 06, 2021, 09:22:20 AM »
I like the dark feel to the result.  It makes them feel more menacing for some reason. 

More of my Luftwaffe

Offline voltan

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #26 on: March 06, 2021, 10:34:00 AM »
Imagine trying to do a 3 point turn in that.

Looks great though.
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Offline Digits

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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #27 on: March 06, 2021, 12:09:27 PM »
That is immense!

Great work, clever and a great looking model.  Looking forward to the final paint finish.
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Re: Another side project... Vomag with 88
« Reply #28 on: March 07, 2021, 09:54:08 PM »
Just need to drybrush the crew and I think it's done...  I've done it packed in transport mode but I'm assuming it could probably fire in an emergency.
Might base it as it's a bit of an awkward beast with delicate bits front and rear.

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