ICM 1/48 Dornier Do217J-1/2

After applying the decals and sealing them in with another coat of Tamiya X-22 gloss varnish, I applied a panel line wash to the model using Mig Productions Dark Brown wash on the top side and PLW Blue Grey on the undersides. Both colours were brushed on, left to dry for an hour or soContinue reading “ICM 1/48 Dornier Do217J-1/2”

ICM 1/48 Dornier Do217J-1/2

I sprayed the top colours tonight and peeled off the masking tape and I’m very glad to say that I had no reaction between paint and tape. I used Tamiya masking tape and although it’s an expensive way of doing it, there was no having to spend hours cleaning off the paint and having toContinue reading “ICM 1/48 Dornier Do217J-1/2”

ICM 1/48 Dornier Do217J-1/2

Following on to the previous post the build is complete; The model will now be taken apart again, cleaned up and masked off ready for painting. Not a bad kit really and I enjoyed building it, obviously there were some areas that needed attention and some of the details need refining but generally it’s aContinue reading “ICM 1/48 Dornier Do217J-1/2”


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