1/76 Airfix QLT to 6 Pdr Portee

Discussion in 'Modelling' started by Neilie, Dec 12, 2012.

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  1. Neilie

    Neilie Member

    Here is my Bedford QL Portee wearing the markings of the Left Flank Company - 2nd Bn Scots Guards - 201st Guards Motor Brigade - 1st Armoured Div in Libya 1942.
    The chassis and cab are a modified Airfix QLT with the body scratch-built. The 6 Pdr A/T Gun is from Milicast, the transfers are from Aleran and P/E from Dan Taylor Models (mirrors and wipers) and Hauler (Sand channels). Tarps are tissue, helmet and rifles from Bull Models.

    Cheers,

    Neil
     

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  2. Mike L

    Mike L Very Senior Member

    Getting better and better Neil, terrific.
     
  3. Neilie

    Neilie Member

    Many thanks Mike for the nice comment.

    Cheers,

    Neil
     
  4. Five-Five

    Five-Five Senior Member

    Absolutely superb stuff, Neil!

    Five-Five
     
  5. Owen

    Owen -- --- -.. MOD

    I thought you only made BEF stuff.
    :)
     
  6. Smudger Jnr

    Smudger Jnr Our Man in Berlin

    Excellent modelling skills and well presented.

    Regards
    Tom
     
  7. Neilie

    Neilie Member

    Thanks, guys and Owen....I do other theatres as well but really like the BEF period. Next up is a BEF Morris Quad with a 4.5" Howitzer.

    Cheers,

    Neil
     
  8. pioneer19

    pioneer19 Junior Member

    Hi Neil

    Great detail in your diorama, can't wait to see your next model.

    pioneer19
     
  9. chrisgrove

    chrisgrove Senior Member

    Great portee, Neil (from here in Little Rock). I'll look forward to the 4.5 howitzer. But be aware I have no references here with me!

    Chris
     
  10. bigmal

    bigmal Member

    Another masterpiece, Neil.

    Excellent work.


    Malc.
     
  11. Neilie

    Neilie Member

    Thanks guys for the nice words....and Chris, I'm doing the 4.5" up for the 72nd FR of the 50th Inf Div who used 4.5's (a little change from original plan).....enjoy your family and new grandchild in Little Rock.

    Cheers,

    Neil
     

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