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Military Model Emergency Room
brian638
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England - West Midlands, United Kingdom
Joined: July 24, 2004
KitMaker: 309 posts
Armorama: 254 posts
Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 01:51 AM UTC
Ian Barraclough offers all modellers a little advice on how to deal with those occasional mishaps that happen to our finished projects.

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If you have comments or questions please post them here.

Thanks!
maartenboersma
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Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Joined: October 10, 2010
KitMaker: 582 posts
Armorama: 561 posts
Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 04:22 AM UTC
Wow!
"I shouted enthusiastically"
mogdude
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United States
Joined: June 18, 2012
KitMaker: 413 posts
Armorama: 178 posts
Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 04:37 AM UTC
great article !!!Love that paint job
vikingtanker
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Alabama, United States
Joined: August 23, 2002
KitMaker: 43 posts
Armorama: 43 posts
Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 06:50 PM UTC
Moved to Texas from California almost 2 years ago, everytime I get up the courage to open one of my kit boxes I see these things..maybe this will help me set up an ER!
Scarred
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Washington, United States
Joined: March 11, 2016
KitMaker: 1,102 posts
Armorama: 759 posts
Posted: Friday, April 01, 2016 - 06:58 AM UTC
Every time I transferred base either overseas or CONUS I had to ship completed kits. Most times I would box them up and mail them to my parents to store for me, but a few would go with me. And if you ever dealt with military shippers you know that "handle with care" is a myth. I would spend several days at my new units repairing damaged models. I was quite good at it but sometimes the kits were so damaged that all I could do was trash them which gave me an excuse to build another one.