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A question for you gentlemen...

March 15 2012 at 10:15 PM
Jim Kiker  (Login jkiker)
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Response to Interesting parallel to the Airfix Emil kit...

Lynn and all,

Having built several Spitfires and had my hands on many in the 1/48 scale realm, I can say that pretty much all of those kits in this scale sit too high. Why? Because the struts are molded as fully extended or nearly so, not as if weight is on the gear. So my question is, are the 109 struts under discussion also molded with an extended oleo? I would be checking that out before modifying the attachment points.

What say you?

Cheers, Yoda

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