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Tamiya M41 - and Friend!

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  • Member since
    May 2011
  • From: Honolulu, Hawaii
Posted by Real G on Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:10 PM

Wow, has it been 3 months already?  Time flies when you are old!  Anyway, I have been faffing around with other random projects as my whim sees fit, when some AVRN aftermarket decals showed up:

I am unfamiliar with the maker, and registration of the yellow bars are questionable.  But this scheme caught my fancy:

It has an interesting striped camouflage and an ACAV shield for the commander's 50 cal.  And I had a spare Eduard M551 Sheridan PE set in the M41's box, so:

But now the replacement 50 cal from Academy is looking lousier the more I look at it.  Maybe I can find another kit with a better gun.  The donor kit would then get a Tasca gun.

“Ya ya ya, unicorn papoi!”

  • Member since
    November 2009
  • From: SW Virginia
Posted by Gamera on Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:53 PM

Ohhhh, I like the mottled OD green and black camo. That looks sharp! 

I also like that giant B&W elephant insignia on the decal sheet. And the white ones- can't tell what they are- a cockatoo and a dragon? I may have to build some AVRN armour- that's pretty friggin' wicked! 

 

"I dream in fire but work in clay." -Arthur Machen

 

  • Member since
    January 2015
  • From: Tumwater, WA.
Posted by M. Brindos on Thursday, January 16, 2020 5:43 PM

Happy to see this thread back up in the top 10.

I like that mottled scheme as well.

- Mike Brindos

Figure Painting Moderator -- Genessis-Models

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