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Chris Wallace
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1/48 R-2800 3D Printed Engine

May 5, 2024 · in Aviation · · 15 · 440

A friend of mine designed and printed these beauties. I was so impressed with the pictures that I just had to pick them up to see how well they would paint.

I was not disappointed at all!

If you are interested, I have a video showing how I painted them here:

Otherwise, I have a blog entry here:

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15 responses

  1. Awesome paint work.

  2. Looks superb, Chris!

  3. Is he selling these and if so do you have a link?

  4. Yeah, Chris…that IS the important question. Now I have a case of “I want”!

    They look perfect!

  5. Very realistic, Chris @modelairplanemaker
    Both, the printing and the painting, are superbly done.

  6. beautiful Print and paint work!

  7. Wowzers! Great post Chris!
    Awesome printing detail and amazing video on the paint work.

  8. Wow. He could sell these by the bushel. Great paintwork.

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