My 1/48th Dragon Horten Ho229B NightFighter

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stephen8718
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My 1/48th Dragon Horten Ho229B NightFighter

Postby stephen8718 » Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:07 pm

hi guys here are few pics of something i have just finished. itsa nice little kit with a very over engineered landing gear, decals were shot so used others and as usual finished in enamels. thanks for looking.

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Georgeconna
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Re: My !/48th Dragon Horten Ho229B NightFighter

Postby Georgeconna » Wed Mar 28, 2018 9:59 pm

nice effort, dont see too many of these on show. did you get the little missles with the kit?
Cheers

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Re: My !/48th Dragon Horten Ho229B NightFighter

Postby stephen8718 » Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:19 pm

yes George they come with the kit and actually represent real Air to Air missiles that the Germans developed.

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Re: My !/48th Dragon Horten Ho229B NightFighter

Postby jaydee » Thu Apr 05, 2018 10:57 pm

Incredible aircraft, amazing to believe the nasties even late in the war were developing weapons like this. Scary to
think about how close they came with many of them.

Beautiful job of modelling . [smilie=first.gif]

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Re: My 1/48th Dragon Horten Ho229B NightFighter

Postby Vinny » Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:57 am

Cracking little model you got there Stephen. Very well made and painted :DX As George said you don't see too many of them on display so thanks for putting it up on ISM.

Keep up the great work!
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Re: My 1/48th Dragon Horten Ho229B NightFighter

Postby Lego » Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:27 pm

Very nice job.

German stuff from.that era truly amazes me.

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Re: My 1/48th Dragon Horten Ho229B NightFighter

Postby d_anonymous_modeller » Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:06 pm

Class paint job Steve,well done on a lovely model.
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