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Not Airfix but a good warm-up.................

March 1 2012 at 9:03 PM
  (Login Allan31)
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from IP address 99.39.169.37

When I delivered my Helldivers to the Museum this last weekend....

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I thought my building was over and I could resume the B-25 and my Airfix "Sole Survivor".

Wrong....

As this Academy Avenger arrived at the museum it was unusable. Everything painted only in one color, all over bright blue with no markings and a broken canopy.
Back to Connecticut Monday night, out comes airbrush and paints, rooted through the decal stash for stars and bars, numbers from press-type and a spinning propeller. The pilot was left as is.

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A correct Academy canopy is waiting for me Saturday morning, this is the stunt-double canopy from Airfix for the shoot.

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This will be delivered this weekend and more work done on the carrier model itself. Maybe NOW I can resume my APTGB builds...

Thanks,
Allan

Youth, talent, hard work, and enthusiasm are no match for old age and treachery.

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