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Ruined Factory w/ Base
Ruined Factory with Base - Diorama Series
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by: Jim Starkweather [ STAFF_JIM ]


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Armorama

SUMMARY
Highs: Crisp details with authentic feel and design.
Lows: Some cleanup and proper assembly is tricky.
Verdict: Will produce an excellent end product for diorama.
Percentage Rating
88%
  Scale: 1:35
  Mfg. ID: 36053
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  PUBLISHED: Jul 01, 2013
  NATIONALITY: European Union
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 89.83%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 85.89%

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About Jim Starkweather (staff_Jim)
FROM: CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES

I started building models in 1971 when I was 6. My first model was a 1/32 P-40 Warhawk. Revell I believe. From there I moved onto the standard cars, Apollo spacecraft, and other kid orientated kits. I don't know what got me started on Armor. I must have seen a Monogram tank kit one day and said "Mom...

Copyright 2017 text by Jim Starkweather [ STAFF_JIM ]. Images also by copyright holder unless otherwise noted. Opinions expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of TankRat's. All rights reserved.


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Comments

I am glad to see MiniArt have reduced the number of plastic nipples that they are placing on their mouldings. I am also interested to see the bendable outer faces which should make it easier to build the model.
JUL 01, 2013 - 02:01 PM
Cool Stuff Jim. Nice review. I was actually planning on buying this kit but wanted to see something of a review first. Your clip actually made me decide to shell out some cash as I really like the looks of this diorama base.
JUL 01, 2013 - 02:02 PM
Miniart Buildings turn out pretty darn nice after painting & weathering.
JUL 02, 2013 - 12:15 PM
Now you really did it! Committed to building that for everyone to see/hear. I'm going to hold you to that, you have to finish it before I finish the Bedford!! Better get cutting and sanding, that is all I have to say ;-)
JUL 02, 2013 - 12:43 PM
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