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1/72 T 969

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Sjors Greut15/11/2017 05:42:39
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With the picture this time...

For those who are missing curves...


(For discussion purposes only)

Edited By Sjors Greut on 15/11/2017 05:43:42

Sjors Greut19/11/2017 13:12:02
815 forum posts
256 photos

Dear gents,

Im calling the build finished!

finished build 1.jpg
finished build 2.jpg
finished build 3.jpg
I've made a cover from Greenstuff and straps from paper, behind the cabin.

Beside of the flimsy plastic, IBG did a nice job with this kit!
The only thing I didnt like was their pulleys, but luckely these were included with the PE parts.
Altough the etch was a lot of work and sometimes frustrating, Im quite happy with the end result.

Hopefully it will all stay put when I start painting / weathering the whole thing.

Enjoy your sunday!


Edited By Sjors Greut on 19/11/2017 13:24:01

Si Benson19/11/2017 15:21:54
3896 forum posts
974 photos

Hi Sjors,

Looks good to me, the additional photo etched parts has improved the kit greatly. Very tempting to add one of the kits and etch set to the stashsmile p


Ps..don’t forget to add the wheels face 20wink 2

Edited By Si Benson on 19/11/2017 15:22:24

Fernando Nijhuis19/11/2017 18:06:13
787 forum posts
649 photos

Hi Sjors,

All the etch certainly makes it look a lot better, like the booms and pulleys a d

Good luck with the painting, weathering and the wheels.thumbs up


Mike Mortimore20/11/2017 09:29:08
1326 forum posts
1113 photos

Hi Sjors,

What a cracking build in braille scale. The PE must have been a nightmare, I have difficulty in 1/35 .

The PE really enhances the kit.

Cheers Mike dogdogdogcat

jimbo20/11/2017 09:30:51
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2711 photos

Hi Sjors

A great build. Even more impressive taking into account it is 1/72.


Steve Jones 1222/11/2017 14:34:48
4098 forum posts
9187 photos


Terrific work on the small stuff. Etch is difficult at the best of times but at this scale you have done a terrific job. Look forward to the paint work.


Peter Low 325/11/2017 21:11:35
490 forum posts
421 photos

Hi Sjors, top work especially on that scale, keep up the great work.


John Race25/11/2017 22:38:24
7183 forum posts
1518 photos

Just catching up, that Sjors is good, you have taken to this scale well . oh for the eyes of the young .


john hutton25/11/2017 23:49:19
4548 forum posts
1796 photos


Well done on getting the building done bud, PE in and around the cab sets of the Diamond T really well thumbs up, 1/72nd scale and PE frightens me to death .Looking forward to some paint and then the figures wink 2.


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