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F-111 V F-14

April 17 2011 at 10:22 PM
Mark Houpt  (Login mhoupt)
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Response to Hobbyboss F-111 or F-14 ???

Well, I am not sure they are anything to compare. Two different aircraft.

However, despite the errors, the HB F-111 is the best on the market and has some interesting good parts. The wings flaps / slats are open and usable. The weapons bay the same. As Mike noted, the canopy is a problem, but building it open helps offer some forgiveness there.

On the F-14 side, I have it and would prefer to buy a Hasegawa Tomcat. The rivets in the wings and over the aircraft are just horrendous. The cockpit is nice, too many open panels.

If I have $100 to spend on either, I would do the F-111. But, if I had $100 to spend on anything, then I would buy two Hasegawa Tomcats on e-bay or a forum market.


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