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Tiran 6

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  • Member since
    March, 2004
  • From: Kemmerer, WY
Tiran 6
Posted by Scorn on Tuesday, December 21, 2010 9:04 PM

 

Been

 

 

Been working on this one for a little while.  My initial thought was to make the conversion using the Trumpeter Ti-67 kit and the Tamiya T-62.  Unfortunately, the Trumpy kit is pretty bad and the dimensions for the external stowage added by the Israelis do not match up for the T-55 to T-62.  This has neccessitated a lot more scratchbuilding than I was initially expecting.

It has been fun though!

Hopefully I shouldn't have too much more to go before I can put a little paint on it.

 

  • Member since
    September, 2006
  • From: Dripping Springs, TX, USA
Posted by RBaer on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 9:43 AM

Sweet!

I'm an IDF nut, so my opinion may be biased, but, sweet!

Apprentice rivet counter.

  • Member since
    March, 2004
  • From: Kemmerer, WY
Posted by Scorn on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 10:14 AM

Me too Baer!  Devil

  • Member since
    March, 2004
  • From: Kemmerer, WY
Posted by Scorn on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 12:28 PM

It was pointed out on another forum that the "angle iron" I was using to secure the loader's side stowage bin to the hull was so thick as to be out of scale so... I corrected it with a pie pan!

  • Member since
    September, 2006
  • From: Dripping Springs, TX, USA
Posted by RBaer on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 4:19 PM

How appropriate......Propeller

Apprentice rivet counter.

  • Member since
    January, 2007
  • From: Charlotte, North Carolina
Posted by the doog on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 10:08 PM

WOW, that's a long gun!

Nice work on the scratching!

My FOTKI model gallery with most of my best models can be found HERE

My real name is "Karl" Smile

  • Member since
    July, 2004
  • From: Texas
Posted by wbill76 on Thursday, December 23, 2010 12:01 PM

Nice work on the scratch-building and conversion efforts. Yes

  • Member since
    March, 2004
  • From: Kemmerer, WY
Posted by Scorn on Thursday, December 23, 2010 7:47 PM

Well, Thank you!

  • Member since
    July, 2015
Posted by nathanyel on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 10:51 AM

hi

 

did you ever finish this model ?!

 

cheers

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