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Hasegawa 1/32 tween the wars aircraft question

January 8 2013 at 8:25 PM
Mike West  (Login ResinPrince)
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All four, P-26,P-12,F4B4 and BF2C-1 have the Townend? ring type cowlings. I was just looking at the instructions and the cowling/engine parts for my BF2C-1. How the heck is the cowling to be attached!??? It is so much larger in diameter than the engine cylinder diameter that the engine just rattles about in the cowling.
The instructions show no mouting points at all. I know how the real one on the F4B4/P-12 fit, I assume the Curtiss product would fit in a similar manor. If it does then either the motor is too small or the cowling is too large. Soooo after my long winded intro.... How did you attach your cowlings?


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