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1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun', Pilot finished

Postby Morris » Thu Apr 30, 2020 8:58 pm

As I mentioned in my BOTY, I thought I would build the Tamiya F-14 as Cruise's Top Gun mount. So I start again :D :D ...
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun', Goose added

Postby Morris » Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:08 pm

I will use the figures and another cockpit from Aires. I've gone back and started cleaning the fill in work on the aft fuselage where I stopped awhile back....
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby Morris » Sat May 02, 2020 3:32 pm

Continuing down the kit instructions sequences...the radar and rear landing gear walls - no modifications or additions.
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby Morris » Sat May 02, 2020 3:43 pm

Continuing rear fuselage at present...
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby royjess » Sat May 02, 2020 5:30 pm

Making good process there Morris :clap: :clap:
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby Morris » Thu May 07, 2020 10:21 pm

Starting the cockpit (again :D )
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby Morris » Mon May 25, 2020 6:18 pm

Still working on this off and on....continue the cockpit before adding The pilot / RIO figures....
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby Morris » Wed Mar 24, 2021 6:17 pm

In between other work, I completed the instrument work on Tom Cruise’s F-14A+ and weathered the cockpit...seats and figures next (Maverick and Goose)....
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby royjess » Thu Mar 25, 2021 9:26 am

Very detailed cockpit there, did you paint the instruments panels or did they come pre painted? If you painted these yourself, you done an amazing job
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby Morris » Thu Mar 25, 2021 1:39 pm

Hi Roy - the panels are kind of a combination....eduard panels with bits added from my punch and die set for a 3D effect if that makes since...so a bit of both :)
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun'

Postby Tasuke » Mon May 03, 2021 2:03 pm

Brilliant job!! the F-14 is my all-time favorite fighter aircraft from childhood!
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun', Goose added

Postby Morris » Sat May 08, 2021 2:00 pm

Added the RIO, Goose to the rear cockpit...
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun', Goose added

Postby Mark » Sat May 08, 2021 3:35 pm

Very nice!
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun', Goose added

Postby royjess » Sun May 09, 2021 7:07 am

Wow! :o

Looking amazing :clap:
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun', Pilot finished

Postby Morris » Mon May 10, 2021 9:34 pm

Added Maverick - that completes the cockpit....
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Re: 1/32 Tamiya F-14 'Top Gun', Pilot finished

Postby Mark » Tue May 11, 2021 1:26 am

Outstanding, as usual!
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