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Star Wars GB Episode II
1/32 YA-10 (First A-10 Prototype)
1/48 Academy F-86F-30
Tamiya 1/48 F-16C "Lone Star Gunslingers"
1/350 USS Yorktown (CV 5) Build/WIP
How do you pronounce that?
Alaskan Bush People
How long between coats when hand brushing Future/Klear?
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RE: Alaskan Bush People
Tue, Jun 30, 2015 4:40 PM
The 2014 IPMS/USA National Convention will be held in Hampton, VA. (August 6-10).
RE: Scalefest 2015
Mon, Jun 1, 2015 6:21 PM
Charity and Goodwill
RE: Kits for soldiers
Sat, Jun 27, 2015 3:05 PM
Fixed-wing military aircraft - airplanes, UAVs, etc.
RE: 1/32 YA-10 (First A-10 Prototype)
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Airliners and Civil Aircraft
Everything other than military aircraft
RE: Started my Stinson Reliant
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Tanks, artillery, personnel carriers, and jeeps
RE: Asuka Models
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RE: Heller 1/8 Honda CB 750 K1
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RE: Mulligan's Excavating
Tue, Jun 30, 2015 3:08 PM
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RE: Sticky Subject
Mon, Jun 29, 2015 1:54 PM
Rotary wing aircraft
Trumpeter's new 1/35 USCG HH-65C
Tue, Jun 30, 2015 3:53 PM
Science fiction subjects
RE: Romulan Bird of Prey WIP (old AMT kit)
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RE: 1/350 USS Yorktown (CV 5) Build/WIP
Tue, Jun 30, 2015 5:03 PM
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RE: 1/12 Mercury Freedom 7 WIP
Mon, Jun 29, 2015 1:32 AM
A portal to all the current group build projects--members getting together to build specific subjects, share their experiences, and help each other.
RE: Star Wars GB Episode II
Tue, Jun 30, 2015 5:46 PM
Discuss scratchbuilt projects of all subjects
RE: SBD Dauntless
Sun, Jun 28, 2015 8:19 AM
RE: What type of glue do you use? Elmers white or similar?
Mon, Jun 22, 2015 3:20 PM
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Everything, but airbrushes.
RE: Tamiya 74035 side cutters
Tue, Jun 30, 2015 6:44 AM
Building and detailing techniques
RE: No Joke...
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RE: How long between coats when hand brushing Future/Klear?
Tue, Jun 30, 2015 4:29 PM
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RE: How do you pronounce that?
Tue, Jun 30, 2015 4:46 PM
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RE: Aircraft painting in russian front
Mon, Jun 29, 2015 8:10 PM
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RE: Modified background and new model
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RE: Any idea what this glue is?
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