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World War II: Germany
Aircraft of Germany in WWII.
Hosted by Rowan Baylis
1/48 Junkers Ju-88 A-5 (ICM) Finished up
josepedro
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Portugal
Joined: June 15, 2005
KitMaker: 172 posts
AeroScale: 168 posts
Posted: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:03 AM GMT+7
Hi!
Here are the photos of my latest work.
It`s the ICM kit,which despite having received a lot of "flack" builds up into a beautifull model.

It has several issues, mainly with the cockpit, but, after the glass work was installed, this modeller can live very well with it.
paints utilised: Vallejo Model Air e acrílicos Mig.
detailing sets: Eduard interior and exterior set

If you have interest, you can find in my blog around 90 fotos with all the building and painting process explained.
http://josepiresmodelismo.blogspot.pt/

This model was part of Airfix Model World mag, December 2017 issue.

















SgtRam
Staff MemberEditor-in-Chief
AEROSCALE
#197
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Ontario, Canada
Joined: March 06, 2011
KitMaker: 3,695 posts
AeroScale: 413 posts
Posted: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:07 AM GMT+7
Most impressive, the interior looks awesome. Great build, thanks for sharing.
rochaped
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Lisboa, Portugal
Joined: August 27, 2010
KitMaker: 585 posts
AeroScale: 576 posts
Posted: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 03:17 AM GMT+7
Jose Pedro,

Wonderfully built!the cockpit tube, undercarriage and subtle weathering make it stand out of the crowd.

True that the cockpit floor sit isn’t correct but that is amended with AM parts should the modeler choose, because like you say not that much stands out once the build is completed. Parabéns

Pedro
josepedro
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Portugal
Joined: June 15, 2005
KitMaker: 172 posts
AeroScale: 168 posts
Posted: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 05:27 AM GMT+7
Hi!
Thanks for the replies!
Willard79
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Wellington, New Zealand
Joined: June 01, 2014
KitMaker: 131 posts
AeroScale: 129 posts
Posted: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 06:57 AM GMT+7
Thanks for sharing, this kit is on my wish list, so I've stashed your notes for potential use later.
Builds like this are like my Everest, so it's great to be able to reference them.
Also keen to go through your blog when I have the time.

Thanks again.
Scrodes
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Ontario, Canada
Joined: July 22, 2012
KitMaker: 722 posts
AeroScale: 716 posts
Posted: Monday, February 12, 2018 - 01:31 PM GMT+7
Wow, beautiful build!

I've always have a strange soft spot for the 88's
josepedro
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Portugal
Joined: June 15, 2005
KitMaker: 172 posts
AeroScale: 168 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 12:50 AM GMT+7
Hi!
Thanks for the feedback!
This build provided many hours of cheer modelling fun!

Cheers!

José Pedro
joepanzer
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North Carolina, United States
Joined: January 21, 2004
KitMaker: 586 posts
AeroScale: 8 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 02:40 AM GMT+7
Beautifully done!!
Joel_W
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New York, United States
Joined: December 04, 2010
KitMaker: 8,185 posts
AeroScale: 6,864 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 08:56 AM GMT+7
Jose'
Just an overall impressive build. Your cockpit areas just comes to life with the added details, weathering, and dry brushing.

Joel
Merlin
Staff MemberSenior Editor
AEROSCALE
#017
_VISITCOMMUNITY
United Kingdom
Joined: June 11, 2003
KitMaker: 16,574 posts
AeroScale: 12,369 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 11:00 AM GMT+7
Hi José

Superb! The cockpit, in particular, looks gorgeous. I know it's always subjective, but I'd still be tempted to "weight" the tires a bit more to give a sense of the bulk of the original aircraft.

All the best

Rowan
Mortifa
#464
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British Columbia, Canada
Joined: December 02, 2016
KitMaker: 175 posts
AeroScale: 7 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 11:23 AM GMT+7
Very nicely done, excellent work.

Thank you for sharing.
BlackWidow
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Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Joined: August 09, 2009
KitMaker: 1,066 posts
AeroScale: 957 posts
Posted: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 08:12 PM GMT+7
Beautifully built Ju 88, Jose! I enjoyed looking at the photos. Still have to go through your blog.

I intend to build the ICM in the Revell box also this year but in finnish markings. Camo is the same but more swastikas around ....

Torsten
chrispap
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Thessaloniki, Greece / Ελλάδα
Joined: August 30, 2016
KitMaker: 34 posts
AeroScale: 33 posts
Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 05:19 AM GMT+7
Hi Jose.Great work!Very beautiful painting and weathering.Everything is perfect. Christos
165thspc
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Kentucky, United States
Joined: April 13, 2011
KitMaker: 6,961 posts
AeroScale: 262 posts
Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 05:23 AM GMT+7
Beautiful. The cockpit is a marvel.
rdt1953
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New Jersey, United States
Joined: February 06, 2015
KitMaker: 808 posts
AeroScale: 718 posts
Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 06:49 AM GMT+7
Well done ! I like everything about it - thanks for sharing with us.
Richard
drabslab
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European Union
Joined: September 28, 2004
KitMaker: 2,028 posts
AeroScale: 1,539 posts
Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 07:02 AM GMT+7
Impressive!
josepedro
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Portugal
Joined: June 15, 2005
KitMaker: 172 posts
AeroScale: 168 posts
Posted: Friday, February 16, 2018 - 12:49 AM GMT+7
Hello!
Thanks a lot for the feedback!


Quoted Text

Hi José

Superb! The cockpit, in particular, looks gorgeous. I know it's always subjective, but I'd still be tempted to "weight" the tires a bit more to give a sense of the bulk of the original aircraft.

All the best

Rowan



Hi Rowan, looking in retrospect, you´re completely right!
I´ll have that in attention on my next build!

Cheers!

José Pedro
greif8
#277
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Bayern, Germany
Joined: January 17, 2006
KitMaker: 606 posts
AeroScale: 439 posts
Posted: Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 08:32 AM GMT+7
Awesome work Jose, I think the brake lines and cockpit look very nice indeed.

Ernest