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Bart Goesaert (Silenoz)
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Harrier gr7 1/144

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23
Bart Goesaert
Cockpit installed, closing the hull
21 August 2021, 10:59
Bart Goesaert
Airbrake installed
24 August 2021, 20:52
David R. Meizoso
It's not usual to see scratch building in 1/144, very nice work done here!
24 August 2021, 21:50
Mark
👀
24 August 2021, 21:54
Christian Bruer
That looks really promising. I'll take a seat to follow.
24 August 2021, 21:58
Bart Goesaert
Thank you, hopefully I won't ruin it with the paintjob (my biggest hurdle)
25 August 2021, 06:30
Christian Bruer
The best is just to do it Bart. Master comes from practice. I have the same adding decals. It is indeed not my profession 😄
25 August 2021, 17:42
Bart Goesaert
added some more antenna's and other missing stuff
31 August 2021, 05:20
Bart Goesaert
Anybody has some ideas for a weapons load for a Harrier in Norway?
2 September 2021, 20:13
Christian Bruer
Nice extra details. About the payload for a Harrier in Norway you should check out one of the Harrier Groups on FB. May they have a hint regarding your request.
4 September 2021, 18:31
Spanjaard
the joys of 1/144. i am in 🙂
scratch missiles? looking good
7 September 2021, 21:00
Bart Goesaert
Thx, the wings came from the Brengun set.
8 September 2021, 02:57
Spanjaard
good to know. thanks!
8 September 2021, 08:55
Slavo Hazucha
You should pitch that Sidewinder to Pfizer as a next step to increase the vaccination rates... 😄

Great scratchbuilding and detailing, in this challenging scale 👍 really crazy stuff when you add some real world objects for comparison...
8 September 2021, 11:30
Christian Bruer
Mhhh, I havn't seen a scratch built Sidewinder so far in this scale. What is wrong with you, AMS? 😄

Just kidding, great job on the Winder, really impressive 👍
9 September 2021, 19:39
Bart Goesaert
Thx Slavo for the compliments.

@Christian: no AMS, maybe MMS (mediocre modellers syndrome). But been looking at your scratchbuilds as a reference...
10 September 2021, 06:24
Bart Goesaert
Some more progress...
15 September 2021, 20:05
Bart Goesaert
LAU-5003 launcher made el cheapo..
24 September 2021, 04:19
Bart Goesaert
And cockpit remade, the basic shape so far
5 October 2021, 20:37
Bart Goesaert
Panting started
21 December 2021, 04:38
David R. Meizoso
Looks great, Bart. I'm impressed, you managed to mask the underside without breaking the pylons! Top job with the canopy aswell!
21 December 2021, 14:54
S M
Following! So much skill with so tiny scale👍
21 December 2021, 15:35
Bart Goesaert
Thank you S M, there are people here that can do more in this tiny scale then what I can. It's a challenge to try to obtain the same results
22 December 2021, 06:52
Bart Goesaert
Camouflage done...
26 December 2021, 22:09
Bart Goesaert
Weapons painted
27 December 2021, 21:41
Bart Goesaert
Little question: retry the painting on the weaponry? Landing gear mounted... small details too like the pitots. Those inside the engine were a nightmare to place...still the bangseat and decals to do....
31 December 2021, 12:28
David R. Meizoso
Sidewinders look great, what a challenge must be just holding them while brushing!
31 December 2021, 12:32
Bart Goesaert
First time I blew some fins off... spent one evening on my knees... some progress
20 January, 21:59
Bart Goesaert
Front canopy and IFR-probe installed
26 January, 04:55
Bart Goesaert
Sanded around the cockpit as far as I dared...
27 January, 21:39
Bart Goesaert
Finished
8 February, 16:44
Richard Cheals
Hey Bart, really nice build and good to see someone else adding/correcting details on a 1/144 kit. 👏👏

8 February, 20:20
Rui Da Silva
Amazing work. That instrument panel... what did you use...an electron microscope LOL 😁
8 February, 20:41
S M
Excellent build and detailed! The canopy looks a bit messy, but otherwise well painted 👍
8 February, 21:31
Bart Goesaert
Thx.
Richard: not a lot of people do that, I don't know why.

Rui: the IP was rather simple. Paint it black and a grey wash. While wet, rub the excess slightly away.

S M: yeah, the main painpoint of this build... Had to choose between fixing up front and risking breaking it off while masking ofr fixing it afterwards.. Had to remount it several times in the end, and sanding the CA seemed a little harder then expected. Maybe I'll give it another go within a few days... but the risk of doing more bad then good is...
9 February, 07:29
Christian Bruer
Very nice work and finish on your Harrier Bart 👍
9 February, 08:28
Spanjaard
i agree with you Bart, adding details to 1/144 can be real fun. nice job in this one
9 February, 10:16
Richard Cheals
For IP's, I've been taking pics from online and reducing to scale (always a bit of trial & error, but why do we have these apps, otherwise?) then printing out on light card. They always look better than whatever comes in kits at this scale, even if you generally can't really see them after everything is closed up.
9 February, 11:46
Bart Goesaert
That is a nice idea Richard. Thank you Christian and Spanjaard
9 February, 20:47

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