50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Piers » 27 Apr 2014

Two kits, 'liberated' from the shed of The Hobbyden two weeks ago.

A Hobbyden resin Sdkfz247 with new headlights and stowage added, plus a converted AB Figures crew with new heads and arms. Second was a Scale72 Sdkfz 10 with resin stowage added and an AB driver.

Just done thanks to SWMBO allowing me a bit of rare daytime hobbytime by taking the kids to the playground... Thanks dear.



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Also done, but not part of this build, was a Hobbyden VW Beetle;


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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Richard B. » 27 Apr 2014

fantastic, I just don`t know how you manage the quality - just mind-blowing :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:

Definitely going to get a 247 for my 21PD battlegroup for Tunisia ;)
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Chris S » 27 Apr 2014

Gorgeous work. Very very nice indeed. :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good: :thumbsup: :good:

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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby FLYER115 » 27 Apr 2014

Excellent as always well done :thumbsup:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby panzerfaust200 » 27 Apr 2014

Piers wrote:Image]


excellent work - tho i particularly like the crew and the uniform details - nicely done! :hello:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Yekke » 27 Apr 2014

Beautiful work mate! My fav is the smiling Demag driver. :clapping: :clapping: :clapping: :clapping:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Piers » 27 Apr 2014

Was wondering if anyone would notice he was smiling at the bullet hole....
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Taylor » 27 Apr 2014

Another fantastic entry :good: :good: :good: :good: :good: :good: :good: :good: :good: :good: :good: :good: :good:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby AlexK » 27 Apr 2014

Not only excellent models but excellent basing too :good: :thumbsup: :good:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby mausmann » 27 Apr 2014

Most excellent work ........!.... :clapping: :clapping: :clapping: :clapping: :clapping: :clapping: :clapping:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby rct75001 » 27 Apr 2014

Very very nice. Uniforms are especially good
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby cuckoo » 27 Apr 2014

Nicely done, the details on the figures are outstanding. Really top notch!! :thumbsup:
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Postby Sgt Rock » 28 Apr 2014

:thumbsup: :cool: :cool: :clapping: :clapping:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Piers » 28 Apr 2014

Cheers chaps!
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby CYC » 28 Apr 2014

They are really top work.
The crew in particular are amazing.

And you pigment work is the best to date. It's a mix I take it or a new brand you used?
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Piers » 28 Apr 2014

Nope, same pigment as I always use...
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby start_the_purple » 28 Apr 2014

Superb! :clapping: :clapping: :clapping: :clapping: :clapping: As always, it's the details that get me - this time it's definitely the broken windscreen :good:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Piers » 28 Apr 2014

Well... Guess I won't be replacing the screen then!
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Cimmerian » 28 Apr 2014

Lovely piece of work. The windscreen is a nice touch. :clapping:
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Re: 50 Shades of Panzer Grey - Easter Speed Build 2014

Postby Piers » 29 Apr 2014

Must say the Scale72 Demag is a lovely kit... easy to build too. Ordering another to go yellow!
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