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Ingmar Stöhr (stugiii)
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BB-62 USS New Jersey ca. 1984

 

Project

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1:350 USS New Jersey BB-62 (Tamiya 78028)1:350 USS BB-62 New Jersey 1982 Detail Up Set (Pontos Model 35008F1)1:350 BGM-109 Tomahawk Launcher (INFINI Model IMP-35017R1)5+
 

Comments

13 | 30. April 2020, 19:37
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Sven Schönyan
I´ll take a seat in the front row!
1. May 2020, 12:48
Ingmar Stöhr
You're welcome! I hope you brought enough beer and chips as this might take a while ;)
An please make sure you keep a safe distance of at least 1.5m.
1. May 2020, 15:16
Mike Kryza
Schau ich mir doch gerne an.
1. May 2020, 15:30
Acki
Bin auch gerne dabei, aber den Mindestabstand kannst Du vergessen. Da erkenne ich nichts mehr.
1. May 2020, 15:55
Ingmar Stöhr
Willkommen an Bord!
1. May 2020, 20:31
Ingmar Stöhr
Progress on turret No.2
10. May 2020, 16:18
Ingmar Stöhr
Slow progress in the last days because of beautiful weather. Finally managed to finish No.2 turret
23. May 2020, 14:31
Ingmar Stöhr
A few days off and bad weather lead to some progress on this project. Pontos set misses some details and the resin parts are generally excellent. A few show more flash and other minor defects. But still a vast improvement over the kit parts.
17. June 2020, 07:42
Lochsa_River
nice build...sitting in
17. June 2020, 07:46
Ingmar Stöhr
welcome on board!
17. June 2020, 07:56
Joerg R.
Hey Ingmar baut ein neues Schiffschebootsche, klasse
17. June 2020, 09:30
Ingmar Stöhr
I managed to complete all the Armored Box Launchers and the Harpoon Launchers. I even put all my courage together and started the opened launcher from the Infini set. 83 PE parts, 5 turned brass parts, some plastic sheet an 6 hours was all it took to build an amazing tiny detail for New Jersey.
@Joerg: Herzlich Willkommen
19. June 2020, 19:21
Sven Schönyan
Very nice progress and good work on the launchers and funnel!
20. June 2020, 05:38
Łukasz Gliński
That Kaman looks like 1/144 or my 1/72 builds, respect!
12. July 2020, 15:59
Ingmar Stöhr
Thanks a lot!
12. July 2020, 17:17
Treehugger
The smokestack work in photo 10 looks really nice I think. Fun to see others drilling out the holes in pipes and stuff. :)
12. July 2020, 17:21
Ingmar Stöhr
How can you not drill out all the pipes. That would be really insane ;)
12. July 2020, 17:25
Christian Bruer
I call it a promising start, excellent work so far Ingmar
23. July 2020, 19:08
Ingmar Stöhr
Thank you Christian! I'm very glad to have you on board!
24. July 2020, 17:55
Ingmar Stöhr
Today it was time to finish the four Phalanx CIWS. The detail on the Pontos parts is absolutely breathtaking. A was with black oil and afterwards a careful dry brush with light grey and white is all that was needed.
26. July 2020, 13:44
Thomas Bischoff
Amazing level of details
26. July 2020, 15:45
26. July 2020, 16:12
Fly By Jan
wooooooooooowwww, this looks very exciting! I am following!
26. July 2020, 18:53
Ingmar Stöhr
Thank you mates!
26. July 2020, 19:14
Ingmar Stöhr
Finished the weapons platform for the aft. CIWS.
27. July 2020, 20:07
Ingmar Stöhr
Today I managed to complete all the 5 inch guns. The detail on the Pontos parts is superb! Only thing I had to change where the gun mantlets (not sure if that is what it's called for naval guns), as the Pontos parts are way to small.
2. August 2020, 11:26
Sven Schönyan
Great result!
2. August 2020, 11:45
Ingmar Stöhr
Finally some progress to show. I used the old Tamiya kit to replicate the SH-3 Sea King seen on board New Jersey in 1983. I added struts to the wheel sponsons an the fin on the tail boom. The MAD probe on the starboard sponson was made from styrene rod. The tail rotor is made from thin styrene strips. The main rotor came from my own Elegoo Mars SLA printer. The Tamiya rotors look more like bricks...
Most of the markings are hand painted to match the exact Sea King shown in a series of pictures from 1983.
2. September 2020, 20:01
Ingmar Stöhr
Upper superstructure with main mast and radars assembled, painted and weathered.
13. September 2020, 09:00
Sven Schönyan
Excellent paintwork! I like your highlighting!
13. September 2020, 10:49
Spanjaard
amazing job!!! the radar is fantastic. and i really like the SH-2 and Sea King
13. September 2020, 11:02
Ingmar Stöhr
Thank you Sven and Spanjaard.
13. September 2020, 17:54

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