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Discuss modeling techniques, experiences, and ship modeling in general.
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USS America LHA6
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Posted: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:33 PM UTC
David Salvin dives into one of Orange Hobby''s 1/700 scale ship and shares his experience with us of building the USS America LHA6.

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Posted: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 04:20 PM UTC
Fantastic build! The photos simulating dusk (or dawn?) are superb! But for the lack of lighting (and I don't say that as a criticism) they could easily pass for the real thing.

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Posted: Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 10:36 PM UTC
Nice job on this one, David. The subtle color gradations on the flight deck are very well executed.