NEW Fireball XL5

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  1. peter taft

    peter taft Senior Member

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    Hi guys. Well for those who remember me - i made the scratch built Fireball XL5 {a few pictures for recollection} I also made the Pierre Fontain {sorry if that's mis-spelt} version which i up-scaled and added a cockpit. I thought you might like to see this version too, so here she is.

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    peter taft Senior Member

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    The New XL5

    Here's the build WIP to the new Fireball XL5. Hope you like her.

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    New XL5 Continued

    New XL5 Continued:

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    peter taft Senior Member

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    New XL5 Continued:

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    New Fireball XL5 Continued

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    peter taft Senior Member

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    And the last pictures of the WIP for the New XL5:

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    Rhaven Blaack ADMINISTRATOR Administrator Moderator

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    FANTASTIC model!!! It looks amazing!!!
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    Beauty

    Beautiful, absolutely beautiful!

    Congratulations,

    Steve
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    Millenniumfalsehood Active Member

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    I thought your old XL5 couldn't be out-done. Boy are you proving me wrong! :thumb:
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    peter taft Senior Member

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    Thank you soooo much guys, so pleased you like the new version :mrgreen:
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    That is slick!
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    peter taft Senior Member

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    Yo..... Cheers mate, pleased you like her - Makes it all the more worth while. She's one of my favourite spaceships from my childhood :thumb: :mrgreen:
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    doctormaxart New Member

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    it looks good, I have no idea what its from do not a clue what can I say never did watch much sc fi
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    Gixergs Well-Known Member

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    Hi Ho Pete welcome back, Gerry Anderson will be proud of the job you made on the old girl.
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    peter taft Senior Member

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    Glad you like the model - you might like to see her in action too.... click on the link and turn the volume up :thumb:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ASvBTqfTrzA

    Ayup Phil. Many thanks for your kind words - means a lot to me matey :mrgreen:
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    Fantastic job, love the trick for the mold, going to have to use it now for myself . Thanks !!
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    peter taft Senior Member

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    Thanks for the kind remarks - and pleased the idea has made a use for you too, simple to do, but very smooth and effective... have fun with that :thumb: