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Completed Air Cav Vietnam

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by razor, Jun 27, 2021.

  1. razor A Fixture

    Thanks for looking.
    My version of Bravo 6's Vietnam helicopter pilot. a bit out of my comfort zone as far as knowledge goes but he's so cool I couldn't resist. I've changed the head for a bit more character, and added the sun glasses (having put glasses on 2 figures I now feel qualified to have a go at brain surgery).
    Sorry for the rotten photos.
    Paul
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  2. Viking Bob PlanetFigure Supporter

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    "I love the smell of napalm in the morning".
    Nice start Paul.
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  3. Babelfish A Fixture

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    Outstanding, Red Team. Outstanding. Get you a case of beer for that one!

    I have the Andrea 54mm one, which is very similar. I don't usually do "Hollywood" stuff, but as you say, a character that's too cool to resist.

    - Steve
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  4. Oda A Fixture

    Sensational as per all your works Paul.

    Oda.
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  5. Henk Well-Known Member

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    United-Kingdom
    Charlie don't surf.. :cool:

    Looking good.
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  6. Steve Ski A Fixture

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    Glasses look great, brings that face to life, beauty!

    And ya, Henk is right, Charlie don't surf!
  7. razor A Fixture

    Thanks guys.
    Made some progress this week. The unit badge is a decal from Bravo6.
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    Think Charlie was trying though.
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  8. Chris Oldfield A Fixture

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    England
    Love the highlights on the OG uniform.
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  9. razor A Fixture

    Thanks for looking. Calling it a day on this one, I've gone for a very simple base copied from a photo I found online.
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  10. Chris Oldfield A Fixture

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    England
    Beautiful work, Paul - like what you've done with the cavalry guidon.
  11. Viking Bob PlanetFigure Supporter

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    very nice Paul, very nice.
  12. Martin Rohmann A Fixture

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    Germany
    [IMG]

    :p
  13. razor A Fixture

    A big thanks guys.
  14. marios1 Active Member

    Hi Paul, as usually great figure, same months ago i asked you to realize a nam figures, and this is a great masterpiece, incredible paint on hornet head and on uniform , realli a great work, congratulation.

    Fine too the spectacles.........!!!!!!

    Mario from italy
  15. Nap A Fixture

    Country:
    England
    Hi Paul

    How did I miss this WIP ......Apologies

    Great modelling and especially on the glasses ...really looks the business

    As usual the finished painting really brings it to life

    Cracking modelling

    why not enter a piece into FOTM choosing the class of your choice

    Thanks for sharing

    Look forward to the next

    Happy benchtime

    Nap

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