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Updated: October 22, 2018
Project: ACH 47 Chinook
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Jens Hello Bryn Crandell, yes it was really frightening, first one side of the straight piece with Revell glue dry, but it pressure from the front on everything, from the solid piece then each strut piece by piece and always the good old Revell glue, he holds better and more stable than the Tamiya, but without gap it does not work, from below it needs about 1.5 mm filling
18. October 2018 at 19:38:52
Germen V nice progress
19. October 2018 at 11:17:29
Anthony D'Agostino Hey Jens, thanks for the link. You did a phenomenal job building this bird up, especially liked the wiring/hydraulics plumbing through the cabin. Also the detail on the cockpit instrument cluster, looks like engine number 2 is running a little hot! That is a LOT of detail. It's a shame really, if you didn't have the photos as proof, it would be very difficult to see it. But I know why you work so hard to make it look so real, the satisfaction of pulling it off and the challenge, it looks awesome! Same goes with the engines. I did notice that there is a line of filler around the entire engine strut, did you have to cut out the kit engines and fit an aftermarket engine?

Either way, she looks gorgeous, is she big as well? Some people that have built the MH/CH-53E in 48 scale, talk about how huge the kit is. Just wonder if this is even bigger? Be a while before I get one, as I have other projects in line before her, but it also is a matter of finding one when I have the money to buy it, just hope those two variables meet soon.

Anthony
20. April at 11:02:22
Jens Hello Anthony and thanks for the compliments :)
but in turn, there are no resin parts installed,
the spatula on the turbine nacelle is an acrylic spatula https://picclick.com/Perfect..2.html#&gid=1&pid=1, easy and quick to process
Cockpit and weapons are taken from the Eduard BiG Ed Set or improved in the self-built something
the "burn marks" at the turbine exit are pure colors of Alclad a brass and aluminum, to Mr. Color of Gunze something Ror, blue, brown, pure yellow and different shades of gray
I have used cannulas 1.2 mm 0.8 mm and brass tube 0.6 mm as tube for the Seten weapons
The cables and wires are made of copper and lead wire, thickness between 0.4 and 0.8 mm
Base colors Exterior Olive Drab by Model Master, Interior Light Gray Mr. Color and Interior Green by Alclad
almost forgotten, silver wire 0,6 mmfor the feathers of the cannons
20. April at 16:06:59
Neuling Wow, that`s a good one!
20. April at 16:55:15
James C Fabulous work Jens and looks mean as hell armed up like that. Very cool!
20. April at 18:11:05
Jens Thank you friends for the nice words :) The AHC 47 Chinook was such a model I was looking for a long time, but the BiG Ed Set by Eduard was a hit and miss that could be found like gold on the bench, the big disappointment was then the plastic from Italeri, from so modern forms so many flaws, but it's done and it was the model in 2018 with the most extra work :) Your compliments will make you forget all the trouble, but the next CH 47 Chinook will be 1:35 Trumpeter probably has the better shapes :D
22. April at 04:44:14
Stephan Ryll Very nice build Jens
22. April at 09:10:33
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April 20, 2019

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Petljakow Pe-2 Sowjetischer Marinebomber
Eduard 1:48

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April 7, 2019

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Updated: April 6, 2019
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Jens Thank you Björn, space needs the He 111 probably: D but just as much patience, the model has many flaws not only in the fit, the surface is very rough on the hull and the 1cm wide, there is only sandpaper helps :(
6. April at 06:27:22
Stephan Ryll Very nice result Jens
6. April at 08:18:12
Thomas Bischoff Great result! The open cockpit slidewindow is my favourit
6. April at 09:53:33
David Januska Oh I like it very much. Perfect result. Great inspiration for me for the future.I have too little space so I'm planning to build one in the only "true scale" ;) from Hasegawa.
6. April at 10:01:39
Neuling Impressive build!
6. April at 17:20:37
James C Very nice finish Jens. Despite the issues you had with the kit, it looks awesome.
6. April at 17:59:58
Jens
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Thanks for the kind words :)
@ Thomas, such open windows as an option, yes, like the engines, at ICM standard, unfortunately, but you often forget the precision in detail, so light and shade are very close to you :(
@ David, the model of 72 Hasegawa is certainly not so nice detaliert, the engines are probably missing, but it will probably be the greater pleasure on the workbench, the quality at Hasegawa is consistently convincing :) a lot of fun and good luck for the 111
6. April at 19:20:51
Clifford Keesler Very nice this one Jens,
7. April at 21:33:40
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April 6, 2019

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Updated: April 5, 2019
2. April at 11:56:47 Share
Michael Hickey Sweet work so far mate, I've built one of these and have two more started, nice kits to build.
4. April at 10:01:43
Sebastian Meyner Schönes Ding Jens! Sieht Klasse aus
4. April at 10:04:04
Jens Thanks Michael & Sebastian , Unfortunately, the decals are not so perfect, some is patched and the folding mechanism probably needs more stability, but I've improved everything with the Eduard parts
4. April at 10:05:49
Stephan Ryll Very nice progress Jens
4. April at 13:42:45
Thomas Bischoff Cool! Following as I have the drone controler conversion from PJ
4. April at 17:24:15
Jens Danke Thomas, die Drohne ist sicher wegen der Farben sehr interessant, die F9 F ist ja schon in deinem Vorrat, fehlen noch die Eduard Teile, ich hoffe das wird kein Problem bei der Beschaffung
6. April at 06:06:32
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March 16, 2019

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Updated: March 16, 2019
16. March at 07:41:06 Share
Stephan Ryll Very nice work Jens
16. March at 08:25:08
Alec K Excellent indeed
16. March at 11:58:33
James C Well done mate, that's awesome
16. March at 19:24:07
Jens Thanks for the compliment to the model, I am pleased if it as it has become like :)
16. March at 19:31:31
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March 15, 2019

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Updated: March 15, 2019
13. March at 09:38:27 Share
Nathan Dempsey Coming along very nicely.
13. March at 11:36:39
Bart Goesaert looking good, interesting system for mounting the tailplanes... camo is looking nice to. How is the kit?
13. March at 12:17:58
13. March at 12:46:59
Jens Thanks for the kind words :)
@ Bart, without any problem, real relaxation during construction
13. March at 13:13:20
Gordon Sørensen Looks great, Jens! I think the Pe-2 is a really good looking aircraft.
13. March at 13:46:46
Jens Thank you Gordon for the flattering words, Eduard has made a really nice base model for the queen :)
13. March at 16:42:05
James C I like the look of that Jens.
13. March at 18:24:34
Stephan Ryll Nice progress with this bird Jens looking good :)
13. March at 19:23:32
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March 7, 2019

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Updated: March 7, 2019
2. March at 13:03:43 Share
Maciej Bellos Impressive nuild! Well done Jens!
6. March at 20:43:51
Thomas Bischoff Cool .... and a great build
6. March at 21:02:47
Eugen P. Very nice!
6. March at 21:15:14
Michael Hickey Really well done.
6. March at 22:41:19
Alec K Excellent
7. March at 00:49:35
Jens Thank you colleagues for the nice words about the model, it was a lot of work and certainly I will never again take a Kitty Hawk jet on the workbench, a real disappointment in terms of quality and design.
7. March at 02:51:03
Robert Hall Mighty Fine Bird I Must Say ! Pretty Colorful for the DDR ! Top Notch work !
7. March at 03:01:05
Michael Hickey I've heard Kitty Hawk are a bit hit and miss, I've got their F-35 Lightning II hope that isn't a putty queen. :S
7. March at 05:04:15
Jens Thanks Robert :)
@ Michael, spatula is needed, but that's not much, what annoying are the sprues, ejector like spigot, big big tap, the saber takes forever, some recording tap are just wrong, parts are looking for but in the end you do it yourself. ..., the rails of the rockets and tanks should be checked carefully, a lot of imagination and the glue dots are not always in the same places ......., really no fun for the money, but it's model making and not LEGO technology :D
7. March at 07:37:30
Germen V super
7. March at 07:43:29
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February 14, 2019

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Ideas
1:48 Do 17Z-2 (ICM 48244)
 
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February 13, 2019

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Updated: February 9, 2019
18. January at 17:17:26 Share
Andreas Koziol the camouflage looks really amazing! is it painted or are the decals?
9. February at 10:12:33
Jens Thanks Andreas, I was lazy, without a plotter I decided for the Decals of Eduard
9. February at 10:17:29
Stephan Ryll Very nice so far Jens
9. February at 11:34:43
Michael Hickey This looks really good Jens.
9. February at 11:47:57
Martien Lourens Another gem. Beautiful work, again.
10. February at 09:18:08
Thomas Bischoff decals? Wow! Beatifully done
11. February at 19:08:45
11. February at 19:11:52
Konrad Limmer Very nice Jens
11. February at 21:50:43
Jens Thank you for the kind words to the MiG 23 ML, to the decals I can only say positive, they are very well made and hardly need softener, but the tiger stripes are missing for the tank, because you can practice the pattern very well :)
12. February at 01:12:02
Alec K Great job Jens
13. February at 13:51:51
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February 8, 2019

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Updated: February 7, 2019
7. February at 12:01:05 Share
Daniel Klink Very nice Jens Rareseen Camo and superb paintjob. Congrats mate!
7. February at 12:06:15
Jens Danke Daniel :)
7. February at 12:14:17
Thomas Bischoff Nice job Jens! But it looks like the wings are not levelled?
7. February at 15:07:53
Jens Hello Thomas and thank you for your opinion on the 109 :) but since I'm not a good craftsman my question back, what is not balanced on the wings, or nievelliert?
7. February at 17:04:16
Thomas Bischoff hallo Jens es sieht aus als würde die Me schief stehen?
7. February at 20:21:41
Jens da schaue ich nochmal genau nach , ich habe die nochmal auf den Tisch genommen , das "silvern" vom "Kreuzchen" gefällt mir nicht, sind doppel Decals , weisser Grund und schwarzes Kreuz... , da werd ich die Balance nochmal genau prüfen, geht ja schnell bei der 109 , da reicht ein kleiner Kick bei den Räder schon aus :( , Danke für die Aufklärung
7. February at 20:37:42
Michael Hickey Nice clean build Jens.
7. February at 21:56:24
Jens Thanks Michael :) is an Eduard kit, there it should fit :)
7. February at 22:04:24
Michael Hickey Yes, you would think so, the Spitfire Mk. VIII I just finished went together with very little effort what so ever, bar my faults. I'm hoping their Hellcat Mk. I I plan on doing after my Buccaneer is finished goes well.
7. February at 23:11:08
Jens Hello Michael, the Hellcat is just as easy as the Spit or Bf 109, only in the connection wing and fuselage you should look a little closer, that fits very well, but also quickly inaccurate and wrong
8. February at 02:38:18
Michael Hickey Thanks Jens, just as well I'm not a rivet counter then. ;)
8. February at 09:02:36
Erik Leijdens Very nice Jens. An early Emil
8. February at 09:32:39
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February 7, 2019

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Flettner Fl 282 V23
Mini Art Studio 1:35

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Updated: February 7, 2019
7. February at 10:11:17 Share
Flop_Se Very nice jens! The surface finish looks excelent!
7. February at 10:14:37
Jens Danke Flo :) hat ja mal was gedauert, aber auf Eduar ist Verlass :D
7. February at 10:16:00
Neuling Beautiful.
7. February at 10:18:31
Jens Danke "Neuling" wenn ich dann noch das Talent für die Bilder von Dir haben könnte ;) :)
7. February at 10:42:01
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February 6, 2019

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Updated: February 5, 2019
5. February at 09:54:35 Share
Hans Robben I have a similar experience, great support from Eduard!
5. February at 10:08:06
6. February at 08:11:32
Łukasz Gliński Kudos to the Eduard team!
6. February at 11:31:34
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6. February at 11:33:49
Urban Gardini Same with Picture six
6. February at 12:13:29
Urban Gardini Eduard have an excellent customer service that have helped me as well.
6. February at 12:14:08
Jens Thanks for the tip with the address, I delete that :)
6. February at 13:03:05
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February 2, 2019

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Updated: January 22, 2019
21. January at 14:16:41 Share
Flop_Se Nice to see this on your workbench! Looks good so far!
21. January at 20:55:51
Michael Hickey Very nice pair you have there Jens, and the pit looks good too.
22. January at 10:23:26
Jens Thank you buddies, I am pleased if the Tempest so convincing in the shell :)
22. January at 17:12:51
James C Looking awesome!
22. January at 18:11:55
Thomas Bischoff great work! Hope you get the missing parts soon
31. January at 16:05:42
Jens Thanks for the nice words, Eduard had indicated 10 days for the delivery, unfortunately nothing has arrived yet, but that's okay, Nuremberg the toy fair has of course priority ;)
2. February at 08:22:39
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January 26, 2019

Jens added the Hawkeye Models Sikorsky Sea King in 1:48 to his wishlist
1:48 Sikorsky Sea King (Hawkeye Models RAN-07*)
 
Sikorsky Sea King Great White Shark
Hawkeye Models 1:48
RAN-07*
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January 25, 2019

Jens added a new article to his personal gallery:
Modellmarine
Nakajima J1N1 Gekko
Tamiya 1:48

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25. January at 03:56:33 Share
Michael Hickey Nice build Jens.
25. January at 04:42:27
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January 14, 2019

Jens added the Trumpeter F9F-2 "Panther" (1:48) to his stash.
1:48 F9F-2 "Panther" (Trumpeter 02832)
US. Navy
F9F-2 "Panther"
Trumpeter 1:48
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Jens added the ICM He 111H-6 (1:48) to his stash.
1:48 He 111H-6 (ICM 48262)
 
He 111H-6 WWII German Bomber
ICM 1:48
48262
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Jens added the Vector Bramo 323 Fafnir (1:48) to his stash.
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December 30, 2018

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30. December 2018 at 11:23:23 Share
Thomas Bischoff Happy New Year to you too!
I appreciate your resumee as your annual build is almost bigger than my whole collection :-;
.. and the decals went to the postoffice last Friday
30. December 2018 at 13:11:15
Alec K Wow, now this is what I call OUTPUT! Great modeling year for sure. Happy New Year!
30. December 2018 at 13:16:17
Enrico Chiambalero ALL these models in just one year? Great!!! Happy New 2019!
30. December 2018 at 13:22:56
Martin Oostrom And I thought I was productive with 12 kits :(
Well done, pace and quality
30. December 2018 at 14:18:00
Jens Thank you Thanks, my output depends on my mood and since I have no house, no garden, no pet no wife and no girlfriend, my time as a pensioner wants to use meaningful, I build something more than usual ;) @ Thomas, many many Thanks to it will be a successful start to the new year :) until the end of January will probably decorate 4-5 new models my album ;)
30. December 2018 at 18:28:03
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December 27, 2018

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Updated: December 25, 2018
25. December 2018 at 13:45:38 Share
Thomas Bischoff Coming along nicely! Is the fuselage cross from the decals or airbrushed?
27. December 2018 at 13:44:45
Jens Hello Thomas, in the pictures it is the decals of special hobby, but the have but broke the clear coat, all bubbles and cracks, I have them removed and paint everything new
Hallo Thomas, auf den Bildern sind es die Decals von Spezial Hobby, die sind aber beim Klarlack kaputt gegangen, alles Blasen und Risse , ich habe sie entfernt und lackiere alles neu
27. December 2018 at 13:48:08
Thomas Bischoff tut mir leid das zu hören - lackiert siehts aber eh besser aus :) Hast du noch Decals für die Kennummer? Ich hab sonst noch ungebrauchte.
Vergiss nicht das Seitenruder auch in Rot zu spritzen.
27. December 2018 at 13:55:09
Jens Das Seitenruder und die Flächen haben schon den weißen Grund , das Angebot für die Kennnummer nehme ich gern an da hatte ich mit Tape erfolglos experimentiert. Eine Anfrage bei Spezial Hobby ist noch ohne Antwort :( , aber spass macht es dennoch, auch die Kanzel passt viel besser als bei der " Panzerfaust Bücker ", die Erfahrung hast Du ja bei deiner auch machen dürfen :)

The rudder and the surfaces have already the white reason, I accept the offer for the identification number because I had experimented with tape without success. An inquiry with special hobby is still no answer :(, but fun it makes nevertheless, also the pulpit fits much better than with the "bazooka Bücker", the experience you may have to do with your also :)
27. December 2018 at 14:21:21
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Roberto Rocat Very nice
27. December 2018 at 08:20:55
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December 26, 2018

Jens added the Meng Model Kawasaki Ninja H2™R in 1:9 to his wishlist
1:9 Kawasaki Ninja H2™R (Meng Model MT-001s)
 
Kawasaki Ninja H2™R (Pre-colored Edition)
Meng Model 1:9
MT-001s
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December 24, 2018

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Jens Danke Bernhard,bis Lützen sind es wohl noch ein paar Tage, aber ich werde die bestimmt auch dabei haben , also bis Arnstadt oder Lützen und ein besinnliches Fest wie auch einen guten Rutsch ins neue Jahr :)
22. December 2018 at 16:14:45
Mike Daniels Lovely work Jens!! Looking to get similar effect on the Airfix Walrus im building. Inspiring mate.
22. December 2018 at 16:14:52
Jens Hello Mike, thanks for the nice words :) You are looking for the effect of color for the interior of the Walrus ??
22. December 2018 at 16:18:27
Stephan Ryll Very nice work Jens
22. December 2018 at 16:37:14
Jens Danke Stephan , gute Basis von ICM dann kann kaum was schief gehen :)
Thanks Stephan, good base of ICM then hardly anything can go wrong
24. December 2018 at 04:52:50
Erik Leijdens Looking good Jens! The snowy camouflage turned out very well
24. December 2018 at 07:17:39
Alec K Another great build Jens
24. December 2018 at 13:48:59
Jens Thanks for the compliments to the Bücker, I can only recommend the kit, really a pleasure on the workbench :)
24. December 2018 at 19:33:21
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Jens added the Eduard Bedna (1:48) to his stash.
1:48 Bedna (Eduard 11120)
 
Bedna MiG-23 MF/ML in Czechoslovak service
Eduard 1:48
11120
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December 23, 2018

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18. December 2018 at 15:28:06 Share
gorbygould Very, very nice. I like it a lot.
18. December 2018 at 15:41:17
Neuling I agree!
18. December 2018 at 20:04:36
Jens Thanks for the nice words, I'm glad if the Do 215 likes :)
19. December 2018 at 12:37:45
Thomas Bischoff missed that build till now - another very nice plane! Was there a fit problem between wing and fuselage?
Did you use the Vector stabiliser due to wrong shape or for more details?
One day I will go for a Do 217 ....
23. December 2018 at 19:02:41
Jens Hello Thomas, nice that the Do 215 can convince you :) The tail of Vector is just right, the Do had a pendulum rudder and that is not shown on the ICM kit, also the rudder blades are too narrow the hull too wide, many reasons the Vector to use, also the tailspin is made much finer .. Hull to surfaces is okay, the problem is the motor gondolas, too high, the landing gear rammed the top surface and the sides do not fit very well, almost as much spatula as on a Dragon Ju 88, Also, the pulpit probably does not agree with the B4 version, or there were still differences in the armament in the series. More soon on the Do 17 Z, then with the engines from Vector and the whole Eduard set
23. December 2018 at 19:14:58
Thomas Bischoff Thanks for the feedback! Now you mention it I would agree that the hull is on the wide side and the blades narrow. But you built it into a really nice looking result!
23. December 2018 at 19:21:33
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December 7, 2018

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December 3, 2018

Jens added the Zvezda YAK-130 Russian Light Ground-Attack Aircraft in 1:48 to his wishlist
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