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Allon kira
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Tamiya, 1/35, M8 Howitzer Motor Carriage

May 3, 2020 · in Armor · · 14 · 5.1K

Hi guys, another Coronavirus project has came to it's end?
This time it's a 40 years old model by : Motor Carriage, in scale.
Colors and weathering effects by Ammo-mig, Tamiya and AK.
Have a great day!

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14 responses

  1. Nice job, fantastic build.

  2. Cool lookin' little frog there. Love the tarps. What were they shootin' at that with, 20MM?

  3. great job, the weathering is superb!

  4. Looks awsome on my screen. Good to see an old model get some TLC and a modern paint treatment.

  5. Thank you, @stellan!
    It appears that Tamiya was always Tamiya...a 40 years old model with almost close to perfect fit...! I bought this model for 5$, the seller was reallly surprised when I picked it ?

  6. Very Nice! I just love the M3/M5 family of light tanks and you've done a wonderful job with yours!

  7. Excellent! Those old Tamiya kits are great aren't they!

  8. A great paint and a very successful aging treatment.
    Did all the accessories come with the kit or are they your own construction?


  9. Amazing job, Allon. Cannot get more reaistic.
    All the best!

  10. Really good work, Allon, and a great collection of extras to bring it alive.

  11. The raw metal edges that taper ro chipping and the olive drab is spectacular. What did you use for the raw steel silver color and your brown chipping color? Really inspiring work!

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