Martin's Jagdpanther

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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Wed Nov 07, 2018 4:35 pm

Here i come to the next stage: rust at the exhaust and weathering
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:31 pm

and the final photos of the motor are here.........
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Christoffer Ahlfors » Thu Nov 08, 2018 7:16 pm

Very realistic looking engine Martin!
Are you planning to put it in the jagdpanther or display it aside?
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Mon Nov 12, 2018 3:40 pm

Hi Chris,
thank you for the compliments - the motor get inside the Jagdpanther. Not so much to see afterwards, but i know that it is there!!!
Now enough motor pictures. Here are some photos of the hull and the mechanical parts of the barrel movement.
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after the first layer of sanded Mr Surfacer
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after the second layer without sand
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by simon_manning » Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:49 pm

that engine looks good martin, the rust on the exhaust is very convincing, regards simon.

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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Wed Nov 28, 2018 5:05 pm

Hi Simon,
sorry for not answering such a long time, but i am very busy at the moment. Thank you for the comments, they are very welcome!
There is a small progress to the casting surface, the battery tray and the bottom plate with all the covers.
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Wed Dec 12, 2018 5:13 pm

After a long time here comes the next small update with the isolated smoker and the first parts of the new motor compartment.
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:44 pm

After a very long time and 2 weeks of holiday here are the next update of the motor compartment-parts.
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Tue Jan 22, 2019 5:43 pm

Here is the next progress of the compartment with the first parts in it
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Thu Jan 31, 2019 5:20 pm

Here are the next impressions from some parts of the motor compartment. Very slowly i am building all the several individual parts of the engine room.
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Thu Jan 31, 2019 5:26 pm

And here comes the next step
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by simon_manning » Fri Feb 01, 2019 12:08 am

Looking good martin, regards simon.

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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Tue Feb 05, 2019 5:16 pm

Hi Simon thank you for the nice words!!!
After weathering and some water leaks it lookes like this
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Christoffer Ahlfors » Tue Feb 05, 2019 7:41 pm

Very realistic spillage! :D
With a suitable background, it would do well in Phil's "real or fake" section! :shock:
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Re: Martin's Jagdpanther

Post by Martin Hofmann » Mon Feb 18, 2019 4:56 pm

Hi Chris,
thanks for your comment - sorry for the late answer, but i am very busy at the moment. I make a suitable background for the compartment :D :D
Here comes a small update for the hull.
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