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"1/72 US Navy SEALS circa 1988" Topic


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MILSPEX7818 Dec 2022 12:14 a.m. PST

In 1988 a unit of US Navy SEALs was tasked with a raid mission.

Soviet MRBM launchers were housed in camouflaged and hardened underground bunkers dotted around rural Cuba.

As part of Operation ORTSAC '88, one team was to locate and disable a complex near San Christobal before it could fuel and launch nuclear weapons at the good Americans of Florida.




MILSPEX7818 Dec 2022 12:16 a.m. PST

Work in Progress… More to come..

MILSPEX7819 Dec 2022 1:59 a.m. PST

6 x SEALS done:




MILSPEX7819 Dec 2022 2:06 a.m. PST

That "M16A2" (3rd/4th pics extreme left and extreme right) didn't turn out good. It's an M16A1 originally and I scored the barrel cover to make it look like an A2 but the paint filled in my scoring : (

MILSPEX7825 Dec 2022 8:00 p.m. PST

SEAL Platoon complete!




Now to work on late '80s Russkies! Among others I got the recently reissued ESCI Warpac (put out by Italeri in that same old ESCI crisp detail from the day.) set to combine with my Ultima Ratio Soviets..

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