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Afrika Korps Duel

Please choose your winner

Poll ended at 02 Aug 2015, 17:51

grenade thrower
14
64%
DAK Soldier
8
36%
 
Total votes : 22

Posted by Dad's Army on 26 Jul 2015, 17:51

This is duel nr.135 folks!

The rules this time were:

- same figure
- no base
- single figure
- 2 pictures
- Afrika Korps


You have a week to choose your winner. Once again gentlemen take your places and may the best painter win.
Please leave comments after the duel has finished


"grenade thrower"

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"DAK Soldier"


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Dad's Army  Netherlands

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Posted by Dad's Army on 02 Aug 2015, 18:57

And the Afrika Korps duel is done...
The winner is Kurt (Vellek) with his entry "grenate thrower"
It was a hard fight against Dalibor (Kekso)
Thank you both for dueling, it was fun!
A big hurray for Kurt, but also for Dalibor. Well done guys!
Thanks for the guys who did vote, and shame on you if you didn't!
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Posted by MABO on 02 Aug 2015, 19:43

Very nice entries guys. And also very nice to have another duel beside the classic duels with Mr.X and Y.
:-D :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup: :love:
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 03 Aug 2015, 00:29

Both figures were quite well done. My examples of that set had quite a problem with flash and mold marks, and I think entry no. 2 did a slightly better job dealing with those. I liked the colors of no. 2 a bit better, too, although the olive green of no. 1 is certainly valid, especially for early in the campaign.
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Posted by Kekso on 03 Aug 2015, 15:11

Thanks guys... it was really fun. Big congratz to Kurt on his splendid work, better photos and deserved win. I'm happy that I got any votes at all.
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Posted by mickey mouse on 03 Aug 2015, 18:06

Congratulations for the winner and thank you for the duel, guys.
Jeez Kurt, I believe you are just as good with WW2 era then Nappies.
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Posted by vellek on 03 Aug 2015, 18:12

Cheers Dali on a nice piece of painting from a classic set of figures. It took me three different 'photo-shoots' to get the lighting right! Thanks for the duel invite too; you can be Mister A and I'll be Mister B.

Kurt
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Posted by Mr. Andrea on 03 Aug 2015, 21:54

Kekso wrote:better photos


Indeed. But I saw a nicer and cleaner touch behind your lower quality photo. Great duel anyway, and congrats to the winner.
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Posted by Beano Boy on 03 Aug 2015, 22:55

A Great Duel only deserves one word of praise, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious BB
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Posted by Peter on 05 Aug 2015, 17:51

Great duel! Great painted figures of both of you! :thumbup:
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