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BeutePanzer KV-5

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Trumpeter KV-5 built as a BeutePanzer. Because why not. Needs some minor clean up before paint.

Added lots of pieces from the spare bin or items I recently picked up at local shows.

Lionroar tow cable
ModelKasten clamps
Tasca jerry cans with scrap PE bracket
Aber tow loops for the Tiger 1
MIG productions resin tail light
Copula, Notek, horn, etc from Dragon bits and pieces
Still need to make the brackets to hold the spare wheels and tracks.

 

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A couple of color studies:

kv-5-cs-1.jpg

kv-5-cs-6.jpg

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Looking good.

That second profile is very effective in making the turret seem less tall.

Two lines of tan do a really good job of breaking up the outline.

Can't wait to see yours finished.

Bill 

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Amazing work! I never knew this tank existed. Thanks for edjimicating me! LOL! Looking forward to seeing it in paint.

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Thanks Mark. It only existed in drawings. Never prototyped. Project was cancelled when Soviets pulled back.

Paint has been applied.

The smaller markings are airbrushed thru Alliance Model Works stencils. The larger crosses are sprayed thru hand cut frisket. The 14 is a spare decal from a 38(t).

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