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Jul 16, 2006, 01:23 PM
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Axial prop Decal for Fokkers


I saw this thread and decided to post (my first!). I should think this would be a pretty commonly needed decal for WWI modelers. This is a jpeg... maybe one of you artists can transform it into a vector dwg
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Jul 19, 2006, 01:03 AM
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de havilland wheel graphics

cheers,
Paul
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Jul 19, 2006, 08:52 AM
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Talk about timely!


In order not to waste decal paper, I went back and re-did
my 1940 Tiger Moth set, this time using Barmonkey's splendid roundels, and some home-made Corel artwork,
As well as some that had posted in this thread. Credit to all, where due!I have been working a long time to get a pair of propeller logos, for a 1/7 scale display model, for a friend, and they don't take up much space, and I lost sight of my old faithful Pico, R2185, last Wednesday, hence the re-do.
I'm not quite done yet, and we are taking our Slow Sticks, (mine movie camera equipped), to fly an airborne search for R2185, (hope she landed yellow-side-up)!
Here's a PDF of the job, so far.
Last edited by Lancer31; Jul 20, 2006 at 02:12 PM. Reason: Removed extraneous material.
Jul 28, 2006, 02:08 PM
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Oh Yeah!


Here ya go my friend, should look awesome! Peel and stick vinyl, outdoor durable for 2 years, you can hit em with the heat gun if ya have to!
Jul 28, 2006, 02:16 PM
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My 3Delight!


I bought this Hyperion from a friend of mine, and after removing all the ole clear tape and re-shrinking the covering, I couldnt help to notice the colors as I was drinking an ice cold refreshment

If any of you need quality graphics or a kit design, please feel free to PM me, I could use the work right now....

Thanks!
Jul 28, 2006, 05:42 PM
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Fanman
are thos decals for sale by you ? interested in obtaining.
david

Yes I do custom decals for kits, the loose sheets shown above are for a FW-190
Jul 30, 2006, 12:44 PM
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If anyone can help I'm looking for the USCG emblem in a vector file format (.cdr or .eps) so I can cut it on my plotter for my .30 Agusta (electric) It is for personal use only and not for resale. Thanks!!!
Jul 31, 2006, 02:49 PM
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French WWI tachometer


Jaeger tach, if anybody needs one.
Jul 31, 2006, 10:16 PM
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Originally Posted by ScaleBrad
If anyone can help I'm looking for the USCG emblem in a vector file format (.cdr or .eps) so I can cut it on my plotter for my .30 Agusta (electric) It is for personal use only and not for resale. Thanks!!!
I just drew this one. Let me know if you need line weights or colors adjusted. Also, I don't know how fonts will come through. I used a True Type font [Arial Rounded MT Bold] in Freehand. Don't know what your software/machine will do with it.

**Edit** Tweaked the text a bit, switched fonts, tweaked shield.

**Edit** Added a scaled down version in AI format
Last edited by Cary Reeves; Aug 10, 2006 at 09:24 AM.
Aug 02, 2006, 12:17 PM
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Anybody building WWII Luftwaffe models?


If so, here are a few instruments, clockwise, from the upper left; Directional gyro-compass, with skid ball. Next is a clever German tachometer, suitable for single or twin engined planes. Co-axial needles saved panel space for another 80mm instrument. (Very important on planes like the HS-129, whose panel was so tiny that several of the engine gages were mounted on the inboard sides of the nacelles)! Also, it simplified logistics. Next is a manifold pressure gage, (engine supercharger boost pressure, in atmospheres). Then comes a 0 to 6 kilometer altimeter.
The little blue one is an oxygen blinker, to show the flyer that he is getting oxygen. Final one is a 0 to 3 kilometer altimeter, for the lower performance birds.
The gyro compass measures 4.75" wide by 5.25" high. Instrument bezels were standardized before the war, so the rest are same as U.S., 3.125" dia., and 2.25" dia.
If I'm wrong about my descriptions, feel free to correct them. Also, since this far from a full set, if anyone can provide additional "war trophies", bring 'em on!
Aug 02, 2006, 07:39 PM
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P-38 Nose Art


Here is what used on my new nitro P-38 model . Hope this helps the warbird crowd.
Aug 03, 2006, 06:37 PM
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RE custom made decals


If anyone needs any decals, I can make a decal from ANY image or text.

Most of my customers buy helmet decals, but I can do anything you need up to 8". To see some examples of my work, visit my web site at:

http://www.military-steel-helmets-and-decals.com/

John
Aug 15, 2006, 12:46 AM
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German Staffel Emblem


This emblem is from 2.Staffel, I Gruppe/Stukageschwader 2 that flew black JU-87 Stukas. I asked about it and Beaux and Levent Suberk drew up some nice emblems. Thanks guys! More information on it is at:

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=550717
Aug 16, 2006, 02:26 AM
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German WW2 Lettering Font


Here is a ttf font for Photoshop and other programs. You can easily make your own decals with PC and a printer.
Last edited by Levent Suberk; Aug 17, 2006 at 03:14 AM.
Aug 25, 2006, 03:11 PM
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"United States Air Force" on Labels


Heres "United States Air Force" set up on 1" x 4" Labels with a gray background

please note you need these fonts to have it show correctly

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...3&postcount=90
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