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Old Jul 08, 2014, 11:17 AM
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If you really want details here the full scale. The panels lines and rivets are actually subtle.

http://svsm.org/gallery/a6m3
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Old Jul 09, 2014, 12:42 PM
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My second ZERO, TF GS Zero. I repainted this aircraft. I didnt like the gray Monokote it came with. So, I sanded it with 600 grit paper and shot Rust-o-leum matte hunter green color on the top. Eliminated the wave pattern on the aft bottom fuselage since the real IHA-159 has the straight green paint scheme.
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Old Jul 09, 2014, 07:54 PM
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Nice job on the repaint, Mike. I think the IJN green is iconic, the tan just doesn't do it justice.

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Jeff
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Old Jul 09, 2014, 11:04 PM
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Looks great Mike. I like green Zero much more than gray.
So, where did Japanese army got a hold of Hamilton Standard prop ?
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