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How would you enhance the Italeri F-14a cockpit in 1/48 ?

March 27 2012 at 9:22 PM

Matt  (Login Flippermatt)
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I sort of stumbled over some cheap Italeri F-14´s in 1/48... The cockpit is nonexistent. I did dry fit the kit and built it up with Tamiya tape. Besides the naked cockpit, I would add resin wheels and new exhausts. FOD covers for sure. Other than that, to me it looked OK with pretty good fit. I know there are some inaccuracies with the kit, especially their B version.

Has anyone thrown in a resin cockpit in this kit ? I can not find any dedicated ones for the ITA (perhaps no-one ever bothered). Would any fit you think ?

If not, is there any photoetch available to bring the cockpit to life ?


This message has been edited by Flippermatt from IP address on Mar 27, 2012 9:22 PM

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