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Kit Conversions - Have ever seen the work before ?

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Postby STARK » Sun Sep 17, 2006 8:29 pm

Hey Guys , I saw a 1/72nd scale gun kit for the upcomming Revell kit . The outfit is called Iron Bottom Sound Hobby Kit's .

So I checked out the guy's site and their are some very interesting Conversion set's along with a nice Gallery .

http://ibs.eastcoastarmory.com/gallery.htm

Brian




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Postby JWLaRue » Sun Sep 17, 2006 8:41 pm

These should be quite popular when the Gato kit comes out!

Many thanks, Brian, for posting this.

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Postby Tom Dougherty » Tue Sep 19, 2006 12:05 pm

I have additional information on Mario's gun for the 1/72 boat. I'm waiting for his OK to release it. Meanwhile, he has a 1/144 version for the Trumpeter kit. It's extremely good, as he was kind enough to send me a sample to examine firsthand. Much more detailed than the 3 inch popgun that comes with the Trumpeter early Gato kit.



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Postby Mkeatingss » Tue Sep 19, 2006 1:14 pm

Your dead-on, Tom Mario does beautiful work. His Guppy sails, for the Lionfish, are fantastic. And the 4" 50 is exquisite.
But I'm waiting for his 1:72, 5" 25s. Even if Revell surprises us all, and produces a perfect 5" gun, I'll need a second one for my model. And, I know, Mario's will be perfect.
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