1:72 HobbyBoss Seahawk FGA.6

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100% Quality. Congrats on a great looking bird. Well done man!
 

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Thanks guys, really means a lot to me. :)

I wish I had time to do another one for this GB, it's been a blast for me. But I'm back at work now, I've a CC-130 to finish and another striped project in the works.

Jason (JMac)
 

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Thanks ModelFreak72 & Austin132010.
 

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Really a great result on this Jason! Also, a very well done thread. Clear explanations and commentary of issues and solutions. I've learned a few things on this one! When I was working in Edmonton (a few months of each of the last two winters) I used to love to go to Hobby Wholesale on Gateway! So did you ever get that Vallejo plastic putty?
 

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Thanks FT. Yes I did pick up the Vallejo putty, but I haven't tried it out yet, I've been using the Mr. Dissolved Putty a bunch however.

Yeah, Hobby Wholesale is great, one of my favourite local stores. I heard that they are expanding again - they own the whole building and will be taking over all of the retail space. You going to be coming to Edmonton this winter, -30 degree centigrade. ;D
 

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Heh heh, no not this year Jason. Yeah, I sure don't miss those frigid temps. We've had it really easy weatherwise so far here in Southern Ontario. The whole building eh...Wow, they already have a ton of space. Another one I thought was pretty good was Comex in the Kingsway Mall. A bit pricey but pretty well stocked. Last year when I was there, Hobby Alley opened up a second store on Mayfield I think? You're lucky to have a few stores to visit. I have to drive almost an hour to get to a decent shop anymore. I met some really nice people out there too!
 

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I'm usually ok with the cold (I've lived in Edmonton or north of here basically my whole life). But this year our winter was really crazy mild for a long time. The temperature was at or close to 0 degree C until this week, and then we had what felt like 25 degree downward swing in the temperature over night.

You're right, the Kingsway Comex is a pretty good shop, I visit that location frequently (it's close to my work). Never been to the Mayfield Hobby Alley, I'll have to check them out sometime - might be a while though because they are on the opposie side of the city from my home.
 

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They mainly do RC at H.A. Jason. Limited kit selection. Yeah, I kind of keep track of the Edmonton news now just for fun and because I kind of feel a bond with the city. Heard you Guys were having it pretty good weatherwise until fairly recently. IIRC similar pattern last year too. I was checking out your HE 219 thread today. Camo looks very good! Sounds like the kit itself was a bit of a dog though eh?
 
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