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England - South West, United Kingdom
Joined: May 14, 2006
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Posted: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 - 11:51 PM UTC
Rick Cooper shares with us some images of his Sherman M4A3E2 ''Jumbo'' in 1/35th scale.

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Manitoba, Canada
Joined: January 03, 2016
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 03:32 AM UTC
Nicely done. Like the faded turret star and the stark red of the recognition panel.
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Ontario, Canada
Joined: November 03, 2012
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 05:53 AM UTC
Nice job.
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Arizona, United States
Joined: January 11, 2002
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Posted: Thursday, January 04, 2018 - 01:51 AM UTC
Beautiful job on the tools, and their straps!
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Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Joined: September 12, 2014
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Posted: Friday, January 05, 2018 - 09:00 PM UTC
What the others said - fantastic job, Rick!
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Colorado, United States
Joined: February 10, 2008
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Posted: Friday, January 05, 2018 - 09:43 PM UTC
Great finish, mate
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Joined: February 06, 2010
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Posted: Saturday, January 06, 2018 - 02:40 AM UTC
Of course Tasca's Jumbo is a gem...
but all the very small and fine details you had added are great ! I also like very much the wet rings on the upper hull.
Thanks for sharing
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California, United States
Joined: May 05, 2002
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Posted: Saturday, January 06, 2018 - 06:39 AM UTC
Thank you all for your kind comments. The wet spots were a happy accident from mineral spirits to remove some of the Dust Deposit from AK. I didn't have any problems until the last of about five applications to remove material, but I thought it looked natural so I just went with it!