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Campaign 150- Mk. II
Armored76
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Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 03:31 AM GMT+7
Hi,

Since the initial 150- campaign is getting close to its end, I thought about proposing a Mk. II, follow-up campaign.

The rules would stay the same as with the currently running campaign:

No limitation on scale, era or subject.

1. Part count of 150 or less
- AM parts are counted if placed on the vehicle
- scratch-built parts are counted as sensible sub-components (e.g single rivets are not counted but riveted panels as a whole do)
2. Any kind of kit, any scale, any era
3. Partially started kits are not allowed provided the simplicity of such kits
4. Posting your builds in other campaigns IS allowed
5. You must upload an image of the kit before starting as an evidence of its state along with evidence of the date the image was taken on (newspaper of the day, website with the current date, a piece of paper with the date on it, etc)
6. At least two WIP photos (the more, the better) need to be uploaded along with the finished piece appearing in the campaign gallery. Separate building blogs or threads are welcome and encouraged.
7. Definition of a finished model: the model that has been completely assembled and painted (weathering is optional).

As for the time frame, I thought about starting it in July and having it run until the end of the year so, more or less 6 months.

What do you all think?
Martinvidas
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Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 03:39 AM GMT+7
Count me in. I'll check what I have in the warehouse for this one.
Armored76
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Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 03:42 AM GMT+7
Great, Martin!
ClaytonFromEllijay
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Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 03:53 AM GMT+7
In like Flynn....
Armored76
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Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 04:03 AM GMT+7
Welcome, Clayton!
iflytb20
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Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 07:29 AM GMT+7
Count me in
Armored76
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Posted: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 08:10 AM GMT+7
Great! Seven more and we are good to go.
Armored76
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Posted: Monday, June 19, 2017 - 07:52 AM GMT+7
Anybody else?
Lakota
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Posted: Monday, June 19, 2017 - 08:20 AM GMT+7
Howdy Y'all
I'm in; just have to decide which kit I'll be building. So many choices; I'm working on some other campaigns so a later start date and longer timeframe would work better for me. If not, I'll still make it work.
Thank you for take this on.
Don "Lakota"
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Posted: Monday, June 19, 2017 - 01:52 PM GMT+7
Dont know whats in the stash with less than 150 but I'll give it a look see
panzerIV
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Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 06:58 AM GMT+7
count me in!
i mainly do braile scale so have plenty but i might use this to do one the tank transporter kits in braile scale sure its 150 parts of left have to go look
erichvon
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Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 07:19 AM GMT+7
Count me in Cristian. I enjoyed myself during the last one and I'm bound to have something in the stash that fits the bill. Actually thinking about it off the top of my head there's at least half a dozen so I'm a definite.
eMan
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Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 02:03 PM GMT+7
Count me in Cristian.
Armored76
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Posted: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 10:52 PM GMT+7
Great! That is eight so, two more and we are ready to go.
Armored76
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Posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 02:41 AM GMT+7
Can we get two more persons interested in this, please?
Anmoga
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Posted: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 10:49 PM GMT+7
I am in.
Namabiiru
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Posted: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:12 PM GMT+7
I'm in, but I think a July start is a bit too soon. There are already eight campaigns set to end in December, five of them on Dec 31. Since there are no campaigns kicking off after 1 Sep until 11 Nov, I would recommend starting in Sep-Oct.

ltb073
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Posted: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:24 PM GMT+7

Quoted Text

I'm in, but I think a July start is a bit too soon. There are already eight campaigns set to end in December, five of them on Dec 31. Since there are no campaigns kicking off after 1 Sep until 11 Nov, I would recommend starting in Sep-Oct.




This sounds good to me
Question doe a figure kit count as less than 150
Armored76
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Posted: Friday, June 30, 2017 - 12:02 AM GMT+7
Great! Thank you!

I agree, a start date in July is probably not doable plus summer tends to be slow modelling-wise so September be it. As for the duration, I was thinking at 6 months so it might end in February.

I'm going to send this off for approval over the weekend.
Armored76
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Posted: Friday, June 30, 2017 - 05:39 AM GMT+7
The proposal has been submitted... Keeping fingers crossed

Here's also a first proposal for the logo/banner:


What do you all think?
Lakota
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Posted: Saturday, July 01, 2017 - 01:20 AM GMT+7
Howdy Y'all
Christian, I like the Lego block idea, the cool ribbon was the reason I joined. My daughters are big Lego builders and I can't wait to show them the new ribbon on my profile.
My suggestion is rather than put a "II" on the ribbon how about simply changing the color of the Lego block?
The red Lego block is for the first campaign. Say a blue block is for the second campaign, if there is third campaign use a yellow block, etc. etc...
Just my 2 cents, it's your campaign and I appreciate that you have taken this on. This is a perfect campaign for my 1/48 armor kits.
Take Care,
Don "Lakota"
Armored76
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Posted: Saturday, July 01, 2017 - 01:35 AM GMT+7
That's a good idea, Don! Actually, I just realized the initial logo came from Clayton (ClaytonFromEllijay) so I should probably ask for his permission before using it here
ClaytonFromEllijay
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Posted: Saturday, July 01, 2017 - 01:38 AM GMT+7
No permission required, I'm a team player!
Armored76
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Posted: Saturday, July 01, 2017 - 01:39 AM GMT+7
Thank you, Clayton! That's very generous of you!
ClaytonFromEllijay
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Posted: Saturday, July 01, 2017 - 02:26 AM GMT+7
Maybe something like
???