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About marvin20

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    F-15 Eagle Enthusiast
  • Birthday 12/26/1958

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    South Euclid, OH
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    Aircraft 1/72, 1/48, 1/32
    Armor 1/35

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  1. marvin20

    Eduard 1/48 F6F Hellcat by Marvin20

    Thanks Tom! It was a fun build! Ready to do another of these Eduard Hellcats, they go together very well. QT
  2. marvin20

    1/48 Tamiya F4U-1 Corsair from Marvin20

    Thanks Tom! It was a great kit to build.
  3. marvin20

    Canopy painting

    Eduard masks are well worth the price you pay for them, in time and effort you spend trying to do it yourself, versus using the pre-cut masks by Eduard.
  4. marvin20

    Is tenax 7R out of production?

    I use the Tamiya Extra Thin Cement (Quick Drying) and it works very quickly. I like it better than the normal Tamiya Extra thin cement. Here's what the bottle looks like. https://www.ebay.com/i/362127305892?chn=ps
  5. Scalehobbyist is the place to get these paints from: https://www.scalehobbyist.com/catagories/browse.php?kw=xtreme,metal HTH
  6. marvin20

    Badger Stynylrez Primer

    I've sprayed Gunze, Tamiya, AK Interactive, and AMMO paints over the Badger Stynylrez primer without any issues.
  7. marvin20

    Mission Model Paints

    You can order Mission Model Paints directly from them: https://www.missionmodelsus.com/
  8. marvin20

    1/48 Hasegawa F-4G Wild Weasel, Clark AB Philippines, 1988

    Yes, I plan on going to Blizzcon. Are you going down? I want to do the 1/48 Academy F-4 B/C/J Any of them will do! :-)
  9. marvin20

    1/48 Hasegawa F-4G Wild Weasel, Clark AB Philippines, 1988

    Michael, This is an awesome build! Thanks for the photos on your mottling/weathering of the plane, I'll have to give that a try. And the step by step instructions on how you did the exhaust is extremely helpful. I'll definitely give that a try. Looking at this masterpiece, makes me want to immediately toss aside all of my current projects, and start an F-4 build! When you applied the camouflage, did you do it freehand with an airbrush or did you use some masking? QT
  10. marvin20

    Spit MkVIII Eduard

    Kris, Awesome looking Spitfire! Can't wait to see the finished product.
  11. marvin20

    1/48 Hasegawa F-16C Fighting Falcon

    Awesome build Michael! Did you mask or paint the camouflage pattern free hand? I love the weathering that you did on it! Can't wait to see your next build! QT
  12. marvin20

    Akan paint

    I have used AKAN acrylics for painting a Hasegawa Su-27 and the paint goes on very well. I'd recommend it to my friends to use.
  13. marvin20

    1/48 Eduard Sptfire Mk. VIII

    Still aches like crazy, but able to do a few things now. So, back at the modelling bench!
  14. marvin20

    1/48 Eduard Sptfire Mk. VIII

    Here are a few progress photos. Haven't done much work on her. Hoping to resume working on her this weekend.
  15. marvin20

    Thanks guys.

    Everyone knows that the Eagle reigns supreme and all others bow down before her!