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BLACK VIKING

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About BLACK VIKING

  • Birthday 05/11/1957

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  • Location
    Suffolk
  • Interests
    Fishing Model building, falconry and archery

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  1. Hi all and thanks for the comments and likes A bit more done the wings and tail fins have been fitted and the fuselage glue together. I have dry brushed the whole aircraft to give it a worn look. I have found out that she was hit by flack and number 2 engine caught fire but was put out quite quickly. It was replaced and a new cowl fitted but wasn't painted for a few weeks so I have shown this. Just a little bit more to do then she will be complete. Thanks for following Martyn
  2. Well done Dan it's nice to have some good news for a change Martyn
  3. Hi OC I used to live about 15 miles from West Malling when I was a kid and my uncle worked there during the war as a parachute packer . Small world. Martyn
  4. That kit looks brilliant and such a great fit . I will be watching this with great interest. Martyn
  5. I think this self isolation has cocked my brain up . I forgot to add the pictures Martyn
  6. Hi all and a big thanks for the likes. A little more work on the old girl. I have painted the square G on the tail and I think it looks ok the biggest problem I had was with the numbers as I tried painting them but they looked rubbish so I came up with a cunning plan and modified the ones that came with the kit and some I had leftover from another kit I think they look ok and much better than I could paint. Cheers for following Martyn
  7. Looking forward to this OC . Stay safe m8 Martyn
  8. Just had a look a a few more pics and I found this. Martyn
  9. Cheers for looking in Popeye . Had a bit of time this afternoon to have a go at the name on the side . I think it looks ok , just one more thing the paintwork looks to new and is there a way of whethering without a airbrush. Any help would be most appreciated. Stay safe all Martyn
  10. Hi Rob from just over the border and welcome to MSW. I live just east of Bury St Edmunds so not to far . Martyn
  11. May I say a big thank you for all the information Egilman and everyone who has looked in . Hears a few pictures. The fuselage and wings where painted with Tamiya USAF olive drab and the underside USAF mid grey . I have built up the cockpit which is very basic. It needed a bit of filing to get it to fit . Next job painting the logo on the side before I start putting it together. cheers for following Martyn
  12. Wow thanks m8 . I've looked again at the picture and have just noticed that little triangle that's the apostrophe Martyn
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