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one minor detail

June 27 2012 at 10:52 PM
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Response to very nice paintwork, Pat.

Pat:

Your IS-2 looks superb. Very nice finish.

One minor thing: I believe that the front of the IS-2 turret/gun mount was actually bolted to the rest of the turret, not welded. That is why you sometimes see IS-2s with the front of the turret dislodged (e.g., Squadron/Signal Publications Soviet Panzers in Action ) the bolts have sheared, and the gun mount falls off. It looks like you have added a weld bead around the turret there, which would not be appropriate if this is the case.

Check with Neil Stokes; he would know for sure.




Mark

 
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