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Prinz Eugen - Operation Rheinübung
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Posted: Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 12:11 AM UTC
Russell Eames shares a photo display of his completed Prinz Eugen as she would have been seen during Germany''s Operation Rheinübung in World War II.

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Grauwolf
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Posted: Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 03:39 PM UTC
Russell,
SUPERB BUILD...and presentation!!!
Cheers,
Joe
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Posted: Monday, May 14, 2018 - 12:28 AM UTC
Russ,

I enjoyed following your build log of the Prinz, and with this photo essay of the completed model I'm enjoying it all over again! Thank you for this beautiful effort.
RussellE
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Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 04:05 AM UTC
Thank you very much guys!

I'm hoping to submit better photos soon, so please watch this space.

(Now I see them on another computer, I can't believe how brownish they've turned out )
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Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 01:01 PM UTC
Great build Russell and great photos - very period
Knowing how much effort went in this makes me appreciate it all the more.

cheers
Michael
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Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 11:44 PM UTC
Ahoy Russell

What a great series of images.

A great build and I am inspired by the grit & determination you showed in getting it finished.

Well done sir!

Cheers


Sean
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Posted: Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 02:15 AM UTC
A Big thank you to my two Kiwi mates, Sean and Michael!

It took a while that's for sure, but at last she's finished and she's up on the top shelf in the display cabinet.