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Super Nerdy Question on 4th FG P-51Ds....

January 13 2018 at 11:50 AM
Rafe Morrissey  (Login rafem)
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Did any of them ever use the 75 gallon tear drop tanks? I am do a build in those markings and would prefer to use the smaller tanks, but in every photo I have they all have 108 gallon paper tanks. I have seen photos of P-51Bs with the smaller tanks. I see three possibilities. Either 1. I just don't have enough photos to have caught a D with those tanks, 2. All the smaller tanks had been used up by then, or 3. They were only doing long range escort missions by then.

Hoping it is number 1 but thanks to any who can confirm either way.

This message has been edited by rafem from IP address on Jan 13, 2018 11:53 AM

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