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    Prizes coming from John Simmons (AK, Wilder, LifeColor etc)

    Cool, yeah...but its been almost 6 months.
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    Prizes coming from John Simmons (AK, Wilder, LifeColor etc)

    Thanks John...but no certificate has arrived.
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    Prizes coming from John Simmons (AK, Wilder, LifeColor etc)

    Hey guys! Should I have received my prize yet for All-Open winner? I sent a pm to John with my address and details on Aug 10...was just wondering. Cheers, Tim
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    2015 Contest Q&A

    I was starting to wonder that myself ;) To solve the mystery...what happened was I was notified by two mods and the admin, all at about the same time, that the pic links on my entry form weren't working (thanks for that notification btw guys) and between the three of them, one re-posted my...
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    All Open 1/350 Akagi

    Category: All Open Name of Build: 1/350 Akagi Kit manufacturer: Hasegawa Scale: One Three Fifty Description Complete buildlog here: http://www.scalemodeladdict.com/SMF/index.php/topic,11897.0.html Over 3000 parts, 2 year build, 100% historically accurate Final Images
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    All Open IJN Akagi

    Category: All Open Name of Build: IJN Akagi Kit manufacturer: Hasegawa Scale: 1/350 Description Complete buildlog here: http://www.scalemodeladdict.com/SMF/index.php/topic,11897.0.html Final Images
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    2015 Contest Q&A

    Hi guys...so I paid my $5, but I don't see an entry form online anywhere. Is there one? If so, where would a dolt like me find it?
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    All Open - 1/350 IJN "AKAGI"

    Thanks guys! Here's a couple pics of the actual mount... Brazilian walnut with hi-gloss spar varnish and 4 brass lamp finials coated with Future: Come back tomorrow and I will have it mounted with its brass plate attached too! Cheers to all and thanks for your support! - Tim
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    1/350 IJN "AKAGI"

    Here's a couple pics of the actual mount... Brazilian walnut with hi-gloss spar varnish and 4 brass lamp finials coated in Future: Come back tomorrow and I will have it mounted with its brass plate attached too! Cheers to all and thanks for your support! - Tim
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    1/350 IJN "AKAGI"

    Hi Brian!! Thanks for your comment and question! To answer Brian about adding crew figures...most times for a formal ship mount (not waterlined), I would not add crew myself. If, however, the ship was set into a water diorama, or waterlined in an action pose...crew figures would be quite...
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    All Open - 1/350 IJN "AKAGI"

    Hey thanks guys for the nice words! And Al, you are correct. And TRM, no I didn't know you'd say that. :) But you are very kind, so I am not that surprised either so thank-you very much! :) To answer my friend Brian about adding crew figures...most times for a formal ship mount (not...
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    All Open - 1/350 IJN "AKAGI"

    Good question! Actually, I think you will see "hybrids" on occasion like mine ...that feature both a formal mount (not waterlined) combined with some light weathering. I spent many hours getting the weathering on the superstructure and hull the way I wanted....but I really wanted to keep it...
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    1/350 IJN "AKAGI"

    Hi guys and thanks for the nice words!! My health hasn't been quite up to snuff lately, but I did manage to get a couple more small things done. Its funny isn't it... its the small things that take the time. Anyway: Started a couple utility boats for adding to the bottom of the accommodation...
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    All Open - 1/350 IJN "AKAGI"

    Thx Guido! But its not entered in "ships" as I have been working on for almost two years, so I have entered it in the "All Open" category. Nuther couple pics:
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    All Open - 1/350 IJN "AKAGI"

    Hi guys...I am entering my Hasegawa 1/350 Akagi, but as I have been working on it for almost two years I cannot enter it into ships, but the All Open category is good too! :) Here's a couple of pics...but the full buildlog is at: http://www.scalemodeladdict.com/SMF/index.php/topic,11897.0.html...
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