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Italeri MiG-21 in 1/72 scale

This time a better kit made it to my “workbench” (better than the romanian Hobby Park MiG-21). The plane was the most produced figher jet of all times, in his peak production period was cheaper to make than the BMP-1

Video and pictures bellow

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Airfix Cromwell Mk.IV Cruiser Tank in 1:76 scale

I have build this kit some time ago, it was fun and easy. The result is bellow:

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Panzer IV ausf. D – step by step

Model kit of Panzer IV ausf. D was produced by Tamiya, in 1:35 scale. The mold is made in the seventies, but I didn’t encounter many problems with assembling. The kit is containing 3 figurines, also, which is nice, it adds some life to it.

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MiG 21 PFM

This kit was produced by Romanian brand Hobby Park. It is, as technology used, as old as the plane it’s self 🙂 – so I have to modify a lot, to sand a lot, fill gaps modify parts, etc. … a lot of patience needed to finish it.

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Sho’t Kal Alef

It was a little difficult to build this model tank. It was a customized version of British Centurion Mk 5 for IDF needs.

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T34/85 – Romanian variant – scale 1:72

Like the Panther earlier, it was a nice kit to build (it comes from Zvezda, too). The little soldiers are from Zvezda, too.

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Academy AH64 (IAF) – 1:72 scale

On this model I tried a new type of paints (Hataka lacquer paints). It wasn’t a immediate success, but I’m still learning. The model was painted in IAF cammo.

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Zvezda Panzer V (Panther) Ausf D

This was a fun kit to assembly and paint, I had little trouble on the tracks, but the rest of it was pretty okay. About Panzer V (Panther) ausf D:

It was participated in the battle for Kursk (although is D variant, was the first operational of it’s type, A variant was a later one). Has a crew of 5, almost 45 tons and a 75mm main gun – rifled. It was not very a reliable equipment, later variants variants came with improvements.

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Misc Street Video

Last bike run in Bucharest before lockdown

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Full video building Leopard 1 MBT model

Leopard 1 MBT – Model building, scale 1:35
It took me some 20 hours doing this tank model.