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by Dave Bayliss
Thu Dec 22, 2011 9:59 am
Forum: Comments and Annoucements
Topic: MERRY XMAS
Replies: 17
Views: 1100

May I add my best wishes for a happy christmas to all Stormo users, Dave. :D
by Dave Bayliss
Sat Nov 12, 2011 4:34 am
Forum: News
Topic: NEWS: Italeri 1/48 FIAT CR.42 Italian Ace by Jean Barby
Replies: 4
Views: 474

Looks very nice, neatly put together, beautifully painted.
Dave. :)
by Dave Bayliss
Tue Nov 08, 2011 10:24 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Macchi 202 serie III - 73°Sq -
Replies: 20
Views: 2452

Having worked with the Italeri version of the 'Folgore' it is interesting to see the Hasegawa version. You are making a nice job so far.
Dave. :)
by Dave Bayliss
Tue Nov 08, 2011 10:19 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: BF 109 K-4 Lt Gallori Hasegawa/Stormo! 1/32
Replies: 29
Views: 3010

That's fantastic work Michel. Your detail work is superb! The whole job looks great.
Dave. :)
by Dave Bayliss
Thu Nov 03, 2011 10:53 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Veltro!
Replies: 24
Views: 2285

Hi jean, I got the pattern for the antenna wires from the illustration of this aircraft in Ali D'Italia 27, Aermacchi C.205.
Dave. :)
by Dave Bayliss
Wed Nov 02, 2011 10:39 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Veltro!
Replies: 24
Views: 2285

Hi,
this is the most fine fishing line I can obtain locally. Not perfect, but perhaps a little better.
Dave. :)
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by Dave Bayliss
Sun Oct 30, 2011 12:03 pm
Forum: Pics
Topic: Veltro!
Replies: 24
Views: 2285

Hi jean, I use the most thin size plastic rod I can obtain for the antenna wire, but I would like to obtain and use a more scale material if I could. Meanwhile, I prefer to use an over-scale material than omit the antenna wire.
Dave. :)
by Dave Bayliss
Wed Oct 26, 2011 11:20 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Veltro!
Replies: 24
Views: 2285

Thanks Vince. I always think that I could have done better with a kit, but I am quite pleased with how this one turned out. I think that I am learning new skills all the time. I must credit this web-site and some internet research with the colours. There have been many useful postings on this site a...
by Dave Bayliss
Sun Oct 23, 2011 10:27 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Veltro!
Replies: 24
Views: 2285

Ciao tutti, I have now completed my Veltro build as below. http://i1046.photobucket.com/albums/b463/shauntroy/P1000471.jpg http://i1046.photobucket.com/albums/b463/shauntroy/P1000473.jpg http://i1046.photobucket.com/albums/b463/shauntroy/P1000474.jpg http://i1046.photobucket.com/albums/b463/shauntro...
by Dave Bayliss
Mon Oct 17, 2011 3:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fly Models Caproni 101 - Accuracy
Replies: 3
Views: 782

Be interested in seeing the result when you have finished the kit and hearing your views on same.
Dave. :D
by Dave Bayliss
Mon Oct 10, 2011 5:52 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Veltro!
Replies: 24
Views: 2285

I now have the wings attached. I just need to do a little more detailing and I can move on to painting. Note the extension to the port wing.
Dave. :)
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by Dave Bayliss
Tue Oct 04, 2011 10:06 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Eduard 1/48 Co-Beligerant P-39Q
Replies: 2
Views: 488

Great finish with the paint scheme. I have a 1/72 version Academy/ Eduard planned. I am sure it won't be anything as good as your excellent version, but I must get round to it some time.
Dave. :)
by Dave Bayliss
Tue Oct 04, 2011 10:00 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: S. 81 K 14 - Libya 1-21 - 1942
Replies: 6
Views: 801

Very neat finish and I like the camouflage.
Dave. :)
by Dave Bayliss
Mon Oct 03, 2011 10:10 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: Veltro!
Replies: 24
Views: 2285

I have now completed the main work on the fuselage and have started on the wings. The fuselage took some time with trying different methods to produce the 'smoke rings'. This included having to strip a failed attempt off and start again. In the end I went back to Revell Aqua Color and brush painting...
by Dave Bayliss
Mon Oct 03, 2011 9:50 am
Forum: Pics
Topic: P 38 F of Regia Aeronautica
Replies: 4
Views: 748

Very nice, looks a good clean job of an interesting prototype.
Cheers, Dave. :)