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June 7 2012 at 1:26 AM

Bryant  (Login 86Sabreboy1)
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Response to Re: Sorry, should have asked

What are you going to do about correcting the wings? The Academy kit is a re-boxing of the Hobbycraft kit. It's an F-86F wing with slats. In other words the leading edge meets the aircraft fuselage over lapping the ammo bay door/foot step for the pilot. The F-86F had a small wedge that could be removed at the wing root in order for the door to be opened. on F-86As and Es the wing meets the fuselage aft of the ammo bay door thus no interference and not removable wedge.

Also if you do intend to have a starter cart adjacent to the aircraft, having the ammo bay door open for the pilot to use to climb into the aircraft would be appropriate. Once the pilot had climbed aboard the armor would secure the door closed during start up.

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