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Vietnam Huey for a Vet

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Posted by BlackSheepTwoOneFour on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 10:24 AM

An awesome build and gift! Well done!

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  • From: Michigan
Posted by tonka on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 10:42 AM

Thanks everyone appreciate the comments


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Posted by GlennH on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:14 PM
Nice work and gesture.

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Posted by captfue on Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:02 PM

That is truely a nice thing you did

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Posted by HeavyArty on Thursday, March 23, 2017 5:30 PM

The old Revell kit can come out really nice.  Great job on it.

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  • From: Willamette Valley, Oregon
Posted by goldhammer on Thursday, March 23, 2017 5:20 PM

Way to go, and well done.


My best bud was on them over there as well, and have one in the stash to do for him.  Happened to be the same unit as Ancient Serpent Six, but a couple of years later.

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Posted by stikpusher on Thursday, March 23, 2017 5:07 PM

 Very nicely done!


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Posted by midnightprowler on Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:50 PM

Very nice gift!

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  • From: Michigan
Vietnam Huey for a Vet
Posted by tonka on Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:06 PM

Friend of mine at VFW was Crew Chief on UH-1s in Vietnam with 134TH AHC.

Got a pic of his bird and made this for him. its the 1/32 Revell with modifications. Decals were made from images from his unit's facebook page. Gave it to him Tuesday night, he loved it but brought back memories.

Used a picture of his unit with him in it as part of display case

Thought I'd share pics



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