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Go Modelling 2015 Vienna. Part three: Peter Plattners Models

March 10, 2015 in Show Reports

At Go Modelling I had the pleasure of meeting and getting to know Peter Plattner.
He is a great ship modeller, who also runs his own resin kits firm, Wiener Modellbau Manufaktur.
Not only is he a great model builder and rigger, he has also developed very good painting and weathering techniques for ships. Unlike most kit manufactures though, he realises the importance of the ships boats to the overall realism of a ship model.
His ship’s boats are small models in the model.

The models depicted are:
Austrian submarine SMU 12 in 1:350. Scratchbuilt.
Austrian submarine SMU 12 in 1:72. Scratchbuilt.
USS Brooklyn in 1:350. Resin kit from YS Masterpieces.
Russian armed schooner Kroeets in 1:350. Scratchbuilt.
Austrian destroyer K.u.K. Dukla in 1:350. Scratchbuilt.

His models speak for themselves. Enjoy the pictures!

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8 responses to Go Modelling 2015 Vienna. Part three: Peter Plattners Models

  1. Imagine being able to create such masterpieces!
    Love that destroyer! Also, I have never seen an Austro-Hungarian submarine. I didn’t know they had them.
    Marvelous stuff!

  2. Wow…. Very cool.

  3. Two of a kind, as it appears.

  4. I’ve always wanted to do a model of the Brooklyn and this makes me want to even more. And the rest was fantastic.

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