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John Ezzo
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Revell 1/72 Type IXc U-Boat, U-505 Capture June 1944.

August 12, 2014 · in Ships · · 10 · 6.1K

Built out of box. First time using salt treatment. The conning tower is insignia blue, ya, I couldn't belive it too but according to a couple of sites this was the color. Figures are from Czech Masters with some modification.

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10 responses

  1. This one definately has the "Wow" factor! More pictures if you have them John 🙂

  2. As Gregor said, more pictures please, you've got yourself a real beauty here.

  3. Great work but as they say " more pictures please" & let everyone know the length of this puppy.

  4. Yeah...what they said - "more pics"...(nice job).

  5. I'd love to learn more about how exactly you did these great wear effects. And yes ... more pics please!

  6. I have one of these beasts on top of my "To be built asap" pile and it is huge! But not as big as my in-progress Gato...More pics pleeeezzzz! And how did you get the incredible effects?

  7. Stunning John, more pics please.

  8. said on August 13, 2014

    That's the U505 I wanted to build. Beautiful Job!

  9. John,
    Love it... Isn't 505 on display in Chicago? Seems to me I saw it there many moons ago.

  10. Very nice love the paint weathering

    As Mr burns would say excellent

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