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Ian Foulkes
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Revell Leopard 1 A1A4 Weathering And Camnet

November 7, 2021 · in Armor · · 6 · 1.7K
This article is part of a series:
  1. 1/35th Leopard Line Up
  2. Leopard 1A5 Bundeswehr
  3. Weathering, the Belgian Leopard Conversion Continues
  4. Leopard AS1 Aus Cam Update
  5. Leopard AS 1 Olive Drab Lusterless Update
  6. Dutch Leopard 1
  7. Australian Leopard AS1 Dozer
  8. Danish Leopard 1A5DK
  9. Takom 1/35 Canadian C2 Leopard Mexas
  10. Australian Trials Leopard Tank
  11. Australian Leopard AS1 with drivers and engine compartments.
  12. Leopard AS1 Engine, Engine Bay and Drivers Compartment Latest Progress
  13. Unfinished Business – Finishing Off the Belgian Leopard
  14. Trying New Techniques On Tamiya Leopard A3/A4
  15. Revell Leopard 1 A1A4 Weathering And Camnet
  16. Leopard 1 A1A1 With Peddinghaus Turret
  17. 1/35 Camouflage Nets
  18. Camnet Construction continued...
  19. Schutzenpanzer Marder 1
  20. Meng C2 Mexas with Dozer Progress
  21. Meng Leopard C2 more progress

This is the (very) old mould 1. There is a review of it on the Leopard Club website. Needless to say, it is a tad dated by modern standards!
This was my first attempt at using a pencil for the worn metal effect, I think I did better on the Leopard A4 that I posted recently.
Both of these models can be seen before this treatment in my 1st article Leopard Line Up, so you have a comparison. I hope you like my work.

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6 responses

  1. Unbelievable detail. Looks amazing

    • Thank you Neill. It's an old kit these days and over taken by the new mould Revell Leopards. With a bit of "mix and matching" between the A1 and A5 kits, you could kit bash one of the earlier marks with the B&V armour quite easily.

  2. Still your worn effect is really great here, Ian!

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