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Dragon 1/35 Pz Mk III J

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John's recently completed Dragon 1/35 Pz Mk III, only his second armour build in many years, was built straight out of the box with the exception of adding the tool box on the left front fender and substituting DS tracks for the Magic Tracks (thanks to Panzerbob for those). The only MT's used were for the two sets on the front of the tank. The cupola was left open so he can add a figure a bit later on. John used Xtracolor RAL8000 for the base color and Tamiya "German Gray" for the camo splotching. Floquil Dust and some Gunze Mud were used for the weathering, etc. John used the ADH Publishing book "The Tartar Road" on the SS Wiking Division as his reference, and this tank is shown on page 14.
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About John (johnb593)

Long-time model builder. Mostly WW II aircraft.


OCT 07, 2015 - 02:06 AM
Very nicely done!! Really like the colors & the overall dusty look.
OCT 07, 2015 - 02:24 AM
John, Great work! I need to get started on my Dragon PZ III soon! Maybe 24th PZ Division in Stalingrad!
OCT 07, 2015 - 05:31 AM
Thanks for the nice comments guys. Very much appreciated!
OCT 07, 2015 - 05:56 AM
I love Pz.IIIs! Nice job on yours! ómike
OCT 07, 2015 - 09:57 AM
Very elegant and "clean" work as always, John!
OCT 07, 2015 - 08:08 PM
i like.
OCT 09, 2015 - 06:59 PM
well done sir!!
OCT 09, 2015 - 07:29 PM
Thanks again guys!!
OCT 09, 2015 - 09:01 PM
Neat. Liked it.
OCT 10, 2015 - 03:08 AM