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Hasegawa 1/48 Kawasaki Ki45kai koh TORYU(NICK) '13th Fright Regiment'

May 9, 2024 · in Aviation · · 37 · 321

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The assembly was straight forward except for the addition of the antenna wire and the pitot tube, which was made of metal material.

Although camouflage paint is commonly used for NICK, we chose to use a monochromatic paint scheme for this project because we thought it was unusual.

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37 responses

  1. Beautiful finish and weathering.

  2. "Fright Regiment"? At any rate, that is a great looking model of a handsome airplane.

  3. Great job on the weathering. Subtle and well executed.

  4. Excellent result, Dagored!

  5. This is a beautiful Toryu, Dagored @dagored
    The paintwork and weathering is superbly done.

  6. Well done with a great paint job!

  7. Agree with all. And, indeed, your weathering is a highlight.

  8. Very nicely done!

  9. Holy cow, that is amazing. Put that thing in a museum!

  10. Man that is beautiful! Do you mind me asking what paint brand and color you used?

  11. Excellent work on this!

  12. Great job! Coincidently, I am building the same in the same markings now and I hope it looks as good as yours.

  13. G’day @dagored,
    A beautiful build of a beautiful aircraft.

  14. Nice work. Excellent weathering.

  15. Very nice build ! Properly done colors and aging.


  16. Dagored, Very nice looking Ki45, I really like the overall paint scheme and your weathering looks very realistic.

  17. Very nice "Nick", weathering is just like it should.

  18. really nice bird, clean and beautiful paint job!

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