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Panther A Early
barkingdigger
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England - East Anglia, United Kingdom
Joined: June 20, 2008
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Posted: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 08:36 AM GMT+7
Bart Campbell shares his excellent Panther Ausf A with us!

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Thanks!
GazzaS
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Queensland, Australia
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Posted: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 09:08 AM GMT+7
What a great build! Really captured the look of battle weary driver and commander, too.

Well done!

Gaz
Grauwolf
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Quebec, Canada
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Posted: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 01:43 PM GMT+7
EXCELLENT!!!....Super paint job and weathering on both the
figures and the vehicle.

And of course the base.

Cheers,
obg153
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Texas, United States
Joined: April 07, 2009
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Posted: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 02:14 PM GMT+7
Superb work on the painting & weathering! Definitely gives that feeling of fading morale at this point in the war. Great job all around!
SmallSoldier
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Alberta, Canada
Joined: December 20, 2007
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Posted: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 02:39 PM GMT+7
Really nice overall. Congrats!
qznsid
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Sichuan, China / 简体
Joined: December 27, 2013
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Posted: Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 07:34 PM GMT+7
Great work, the weathering looks decent.
ColinEdm
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Alberta, Canada
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Posted: Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 01:02 AM GMT+7
Beautiful work!
TopSmith
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Washington, United States
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Posted: Friday, May 19, 2017 - 01:44 AM GMT+7
Hum... Not enough rusting or chipping!!! Ha Ha.. Great work, just a minor protest for the "over weatherers". You did a really fine job depicting an early panther. I have one in the stash that is destined to be on the Italian front.
pushka
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Posted: Friday, May 19, 2017 - 05:14 AM GMT+7
Love the surrounding diorama scene!
Bjreg3
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Posted: Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 12:09 AM GMT+7
Impressive! Well done!
Taeuss
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Manitoba, Canada
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Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 05:45 AM GMT+7
Is that actually a DRAWING of the D-style driver's visor in the armour? Neat!
RLlockie
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Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 05:48 AM GMT+7
The D and A both had a glacis vision port for the driver, so why would anyone draw it onto the plate? Unless I'm missing something 🤔
campbellbart
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Ontario, Canada
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Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 10:31 AM GMT+7
Hi guys. thanks for the comments.
campbellbart
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Ontario, Canada
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Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 10:32 AM GMT+7
Taeuss, I'm not sure what you mean by Drawing.
Garry_007
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Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
Joined: August 22, 2012
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Posted: Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 08:56 PM GMT+7
So impressive! I feel cold in every corner I see, the weathering on the tank is very amazing, and the mud looks so real, very inspiring.. Thanks for sharing your great job, mate
brekinapez
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Posted: Monday, June 12, 2017 - 03:33 AM GMT+7

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Taeuss, I'm not sure what you mean by Drawing.



I believe he means that with the chipping all around the visor's edge plus how flush it sits, makes it look like it is drawn.
milvehfan
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North Carolina, United States
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Posted: Monday, July 17, 2017 - 11:08 PM GMT+7
AWESOME...My Favorite Panzer
bill_c
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Posted: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 03:08 AM GMT+7
Really nice Winter dio.