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Nice start Martyn!
Have fun with the kit.
19. December 2014 at 02:20:39
19. December 2014 at 05:33:20
Thanks guys, I'm hoping to get some serious modelling time over the Christmas period. As they say best laid plans and everything
20. December 2014 at 11:57:53
Few pictures of completed cockpit. Bit of a struggle aligning the resin/etch aftermarket parts into the restricted space but managed to get it all together.
20. December 2014 at 19:20:04
Cockpit looks great! Can't imagine doing the framing without a mask!
28. December 2014 at 01:53:37
Hi Martyn, very nice start on the Blenheim. The cockpit looks very nice and detailed. Looking forward to your progress! By the way, there is a small gap to see between the fuselage and cockpit part - photo 11?! Would you close it?
28. December 2014 at 09:10:21
Thanks guys.Definately need a mask on this one Gordon. Christian, I'll have to fill the gap,it was a bit of a fiddle fitting all the parts with the aftermarket pieces
28. December 2014 at 12:02:07
Hello Martyn, this one looks really great! All the aftermarket parts have been well worth their money! I am looking forward to new pictures- great work!
28. December 2014 at 12:24:10
28. December 2014 at 12:39:15
Looks great Martyn. The cockpit turned out very well and looking forward to the exterior finish.
28. December 2014 at 21:29:57
Few more pictures added,kit is now varnished and ready for decals. It's definitely worth getting the aftermarket parts for the cockpit,as there's quite a lot of cockpit perspex.
28. December 2014 at 23:27:27
Good paint work Martyn. Looking forward to the rest of the job.
29. December 2014 at 07:07:32
Looking very good! I would like to build a Blenheim in Finnish colors to go along with my other 1/72 Finnish fighter aircraft (unbuilt). I hoped to get some model work done over Christmas holidays, but it didn't happen. May be New Years?
31. December 2014 at 02:22:59
You should go for it Bill. There seems to be loads of aftermarket sets available,especially decals.Ive actually managed to get a far bit of modelling in,but I tend to be a very slow in my processes.
31. December 2014 at 10:48:35
02. January 2015 at 14:10:44
Wonderful result Martyn. I really like your first output in 2015!
02. January 2015 at 14:28:22
Thanks Christian. I now looking at my stash for some inspiration as to what to start next although I've got a Tasca Sherman ready for painting.
02. January 2015 at 14:37:27
Martyn.... wow , what a great build. Was it difficult to build ?
02. January 2015 at 20:22:29
02. January 2015 at 23:16:16
Thanks guys. John, it was a really well engineered kit by Airfix and a joy to build. The only testing part of the build I found was cockpit Perspex where aftermarket masking is a must.
03. January 2015 at 00:13:15
Thanks , Martyn I was hoping that it would fit well together. I have one in the stash and at least 6 of the old airfix ones. Yeah I guess I will be buying masks for mine as well.
03. January 2015 at 01:12:12
03. January 2015 at 01:40:42
03. January 2015 at 04:25:04
Congratulations on finishing, Martyn! The finished product looks great
03. January 2015 at 04:25:06
Very, very, nice Martyn!
I really adore the decent shading and "soft" colour edges
03. January 2015 at 07:11:21
03. January 2015 at 08:43:32
Thank you very much for the kind words and comments,they really mean a lot.
03. January 2015 at 12:12:22
03. January 2015 at 13:27:50
I hope Airfix comes out with the night fighter version.
14. January 2015 at 15:12:53
Really great result Martyn! Im happy if mine is only half as good as yours
14. January 2015 at 15:27:15
14. January 2015 at 18:12:40
They all are! Like the new 109, the other Blenheim, the Do-17 or the Harrier
And there are coming a lot more this year
14. January 2015 at 18:18:31
Thanks for comments guys. Airfix are bringing out some gems at the moment. Looking forward to the new Defiant
14. January 2015 at 18:23:21
14. January 2015 at 18:23:35
Yeah the Defiant will be nice
Hopefully it will come soon
14. January 2015 at 18:30:23
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