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ColinEdm
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ARMORAMA
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Alberta, Canada
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Posted: Friday, March 01, 2019 - 10:47 AM UTC
Ilya Yut shares some pictures of his Miniart T-55 as used by AMISOM in Somalia.



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Namabiiru
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Posted: Friday, March 01, 2019 - 11:14 AM UTC
Fantastic finish! Very impressive weathering and I love the addition of the patio chairs!

KoSprueOne
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Posted: Friday, March 01, 2019 - 01:57 PM UTC
Very nice weathering effects and details




flugwuzzi
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Posted: Friday, March 01, 2019 - 10:30 PM UTC
Great weathering effects!

Mens magazine on the enginde deck seems to be wrong ... cover should be with an african woman ;-)

cheers
Tedders
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Joined: March 03, 2019
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Posted: Saturday, March 02, 2019 - 08:32 PM UTC
Superb build and weathering. Love the rust and grime, it looks very realistic. My only comment would be suggest that it could be dustier to blend with diorama base. Still think itís great though.
ilyayut
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Ashdod, Israel
Joined: February 27, 2019
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Posted: Saturday, March 02, 2019 - 09:01 PM UTC
Thank you for the comments. I'm really glad you liked it.
Maybe next time I will find another more African magazine cover)
dpeterso
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Posted: Sunday, March 03, 2019 - 08:14 AM UTC
That rust technique looks great.
SmallSoldier
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Posted: Monday, March 04, 2019 - 07:02 PM UTC
Everything about this is awesome. Some fine weathering you've achieved there.
orangelion03
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Posted: Monday, March 11, 2019 - 05:46 AM UTC
Stunning work. Three dimensional artistry.
Our British friends have a saying: Gobsmacked!
ilyayut
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Ashdod, Israel
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Posted: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 11:17 PM UTC
Thank you, guys!