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T.149 landing ship
TRM5150
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Posted: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 - 01:11 PM GMT+7
Christian Hoeltge Shares another watery creation with a 1/700 scale T.149 landing ship diorama.

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Grauwolf
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 03:38 AM GMT+7
Christian,
A very nice dio...the figures really bring it to life.

Cheers,
Joe
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Posted: Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 05:33 PM GMT+7
Christian, excellent work. 5StarModel and the other new models really enhance the old kits. I never thoughtful I'd see a diorama with this subject - thank you for doing it. That lifeboat is amazing.
ch_hoeltge
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Posted: Friday, January 05, 2018 - 07:23 AM GMT+7
Thanks guys.
It was really a fun build. And I'm looking forwad to build the No.1 class landing ship .
And yes the figs bring life to the scene .

Greetings Christian
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Posted: Friday, January 12, 2018 - 12:06 PM GMT+7
Christian,

Your upgraded T.149 looks nothing like the mess I made of the same kit years ago - well done! I really like your beach effects too.
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Posted: Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 04:14 AM GMT+7
Thanks Tim,

I actually build the kit because of the update set.
I thought it will be a fast build, but all the little stuff took there time.
But yes the result speak for itself.
And thanks that you liked the beach, it was my first try.

Greetings Christian