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OPERATION SNOW WHITE - LIVE
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 02:06 AM UTC
This campaign is open to any subject from any era. The only restriction is that the predominant color must be White. It can be a field applied winter camo, a modern Arctic camo or even an APC on U.N. observer duty somewhere like the Sinai.

Here are the conditions:
1. All scales
2. All eras
3. Any nationality
4. No previously started kits
5. No dios
6. Aftermarket add-ons welcome
7. The dominating color of finished model must be white
8. At least two in-progress pictures posted in the campaign thread
9. At least two pictures of the completed model in the gallery

I'm open to potential start dates. The end date will be June 30, 2021.

Anyone interested?


Willing participants:
1. GulfWarrior
2. Johnnych01
3. PasiAhopelto
4. Barkingdigger
5. Petbat
6. Tank1812
7. Iam2brb
8. Zontar
9. SGTJKJ
10. Mrclark7
11. kunjuro
12. phil2015





Johnnych01
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 03:09 AM UTC
Hi Richard, I would be interested in this ... after years of avid watching everyone else's efforts it would be my first ever attempt at a campaign or even posting a pic of something I have made. I would be going for a probable WW2 German AFV in winter cam or a CVRT I was in while on UN duty in Bosnia.

John
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 03:12 AM UTC
I'm interested, and will join.
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 03:17 AM UTC
John,

Don't worry. We've all had to start somewhere. The key is to have fun with it. Generally it's a pretty good crowd here. You'll just need to take comments with a grain of salt. Some things will be helpful and some you can just ignore!

So, that's two of us. Only eight more to go til we'll be official! Then we can talk about start dates! I'm open to whatever works for everyone else.



barkingdigger
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 06:25 AM UTC
I'd be up for this! Tough choice between a whitewash or a UN scheme...
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 06:29 AM UTC
Why not do both?!



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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 09:04 AM UTC

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Why not do both?!






Exactly how long is this campaign? (My build rate means a two-model campaign needs to run a whole year...)
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 09:07 AM UTC
The way I build...at least six months! We'll see how it goes though. I probably won't take too much to get it to last the whole year.



petbat
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 09:22 PM UTC
Sounds interesting. All over white could be a nice challenge.

I have a Panhard AML 90 I was thinking of doing as an Argentine Falklands conflict vehicle, but maybe doing an Irish UN one is not a bad idea:



Have to check the kit and see if it has the right base options for turret, etc
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 10:43 PM UTC
Sounds good, Pete!

That's 5! We're halfway there. Any ideas on a start date? I don't know what other projects you folks have on your To-Do lists


Tank1812
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Posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 07:29 AM UTC
I will join....and maybe finish one. Either a Man truck or FUG 2,5T whichever one is not done for Bundeswehr build.
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 07:34 AM UTC
Awesome! Welcome!

I've done the Revell-Germany MAN 5T for the Logistics World campaign that just ended. I did it in U.N. white and heavily chipped it. It didn't turn out too bad!

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Posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 11:28 AM UTC
IN. No idea what, but very much in
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 12:59 PM UTC
Cool! Welcome to the group!

We're at 7 now. Just three more to make us official!



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Posted: Saturday, November 02, 2019 - 09:50 AM UTC
Hope 3 more people get that christmas snowy cam spirit soon ... or peaceful white of the UN ..
zontar
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Posted: Sunday, November 03, 2019 - 01:37 PM UTC
Argh!!! The timing of this campaign is terrible for me. I just finished a white Aerosan for the Trumpeter Campaign and am working on a CV90-40 in UN livery for the IFV Campaign. Maybe a winter camo then...

I'll commit tentatively. Would hypotheticals be allowed, such as late war/paper panzers in field applied winter camo?

Happy Modeling,
zon
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Posted: Sunday, November 03, 2019 - 02:45 PM UTC
Late war would be acceptable; but not one that was just in the design stage. Sorry, no paper panzers.




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Posted: Sunday, November 03, 2019 - 04:30 PM UTC
No worries and thanks!
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Posted: Monday, December 30, 2019 - 11:40 PM UTC
Great idea, I am on for this one!

Are what ifs allowed? I am onboard in ant case.
Johnnych01
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Posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 - 02:35 AM UTC
That could be 8, only 2 more to go then .....
Mrclark7
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Posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 03:13 PM UTC
I am in. And no, not a strumtiger....
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Posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 03:31 PM UTC
I literally just did two winter camo vehicles a month ago lol. Count me in if this is still on. I have a few more whitewashed vehicles to do
Johnnych01
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Posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 07:05 PM UTC
If this does go ahead can we adjust the end date Richard as I'm a bit swamped at the moment
PasiAhopelto
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Posted: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 11:05 PM UTC
Later end date would be welcome to me as well.
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Posted: Sunday, May 31, 2020 - 07:39 PM UTC
Is this just vehicles/AFVs or are aircraft, ships etc included?