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Updated : 08-22-2005
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Picture 800x533 69KB, 1553 hits.
Updated : 08-22-2005
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Picture 800x533 65KB, 952 hits.
Updated : 08-22-2005
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Picture 800x533 61KB, 1447 hits.
Updated : 08-22-2005
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Primering the model. Will be in Royal Brunei livery.

Picture 1000x667 132KB, 1194 hits.
Updated : 08-22-2005
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Adding white metal to slat sections 2 and 5. Parafilm used as a masking medium.

Picture 800x600 114KB, 1197 hits.
Updated : 08-22-2005
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Preparing model to receive corogard paint (dark grey). 3M fine line tape is excellent for masking. I use it to mask engine intakes as well. Will be in Hawaiian livery.

Picture 1000x667 89KB, 1389 hits.
Updated : 08-22-2005
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Liquid masking film used for leading edge and flap canopies, Parafilm for the aft wing. Some areas where Parafilm and blue tape meets secured with liquid mask to ensure no paint will go between while airbrushing. Will be in Hawaiian livery.

Picture 1000x667 74KB, 1569 hits.
Updated : 08-22-2005
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Alclad paints used. Duraluminium for the intakes, Aluminium and Jet Exhaust for the core/hot sections. Aluminium area shaded with Dark Aluminium.

Picture 1000x667 138KB, 1697 hits.
Updated : 08-22-2005
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Some white paint.

Picture 800x534 48KB, 1654 hits.
Updated : 02-20-2006
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Decalling the tail. I use a photocopy placed on tail to determine the cut. Then I test fit the photocopy: If fit is ok, I use the photocopy as a reference to cut the decal on the sheet.

Picture 800x533 39KB, 772 hits.
Updated : 02-20-2006
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Decal placed on the rudder. Micro Set under decal, that's why the wrinkles.

Picture 800x533 41KB, 858 hits.
Updated : 02-20-2006
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I wanted the decal to conform on panel lines, so I decided to go safe(but hard) way and cut fuselage decals to smaller pieces. First decal section is just setting with a help of Micro Sol.

Picture 800x533 52KB, 921 hits.
Updated : 02-20-2006
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Picture 800x600 62KB, 1470 hits.
Updated : 02-20-2006
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I didn't count the hours I spent decalling the tail, but I'm sure it's around 30-40 hours.

Picture 800x800 120KB, 1251 hits.
Updated : 02-20-2006
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Scribing recessed lines back using Grifhold's steel pin 44-P. Dymo tape used as a guide.

Picture 1000x750 201KB, 266 hits.
Updated : 03-30-2013
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Picture 1200x900 271KB, 275 hits.
Updated : 03-30-2013
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