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Trumpeter BTR-40 in IDF colors

Hi guys, here is my Russian armored vehicle BTR-40, in IDF colors. A few dozens of these vehicles were taken from the Egyptian army by the IDF during operations and wars, and they were called in the IDF: Bambino.
The kit by Trumpeter in 1/35 scale, is an excellent one – very accurate and well detailed. I needed to scratch build all the modifications for the IDF version and used Ammo mig colors and weathering effects.
Base IDF color is A-Mig 066.
Have a great weekend everyone!

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14 responses to Trumpeter BTR-40 in IDF colors

  1. wonderful job…and that interior

  2. Very good work!

  3. Yeah…..what they said ! 🙂

  4. Allon, except for the non-weighted tires (which most likely aren’t offered for this kit) it looks absolutely REAL!

  5. 🙂 … Greetings … 🙂 :
    Very nice work on this Allon, love that weathering.

  6. That’s amazing! Really impressive weathering and chipping, it looks real.

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