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Completed – German Sd.Kfz 234/2 “Puma”

This was a fun, and unexpected project. I wanted to brush the dust off of my airbrush skills before I worked on something serious.

However, once I got paint flowing though the brush it just wouldn’t stop.

This model was a couple firsts for me.

This is the first time I’ve exclusively used Vallejo’s Model air. For two reasons: 1) I had all the right colors due to my recent purchase of Vallejo’s German Camouflage AFV kit, and 2) the whole goal was to warm up the ol’ airbrush

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This was the first time I stuck with a weathering plan. Typically I experiment on my personal models. This project utilized a Vallejo Model wash and a secret weapon weathering powder for the exhaust vents and the soot on the main gun.

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First time utilizing decals, I’m typically a hand paint everything kind off guy, but since I was going for a more historically accurate project. I used Vallejo’s gloss varnish to prep the surface of the model, then micro sol & micro set to finish of the decals.

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I plan to utilize Vallejo’s crackle medium on my next vehicle for a weathering effect.

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