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Academy P-47 D OOB

April 14 2012 at 8:06 PM
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Not much to say-- OOB

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A Midwesterner so I could not pass up using the kit markings

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finally something completed


 
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Anonymous
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Nice Jug!

April 15 2012, 5:39 AM 

I like the Indian head as well. I'm originally from Oklahoma. Tim

 
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I had a jug period a few years ago

April 15 2012, 6:31 AM 

And build a few of these Academy kits back then - it's a nice little kit, and I'm happy to see people still build it despite the gorgious Tamiya kit appearing later on

You put a nice silver finish on yours, I love how it shines in the last picture

If I may comment on something - I think it is impossible for the pilot to climb in unless he is very very very slim, I made the same mistake with the antenna mast on my kit... happy.gif

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geoffrye35
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yes the mast is positioned wrong on the kit-

April 15 2012, 7:53 AM 

Your photo is really nice- Very NICE build. Of course you know how incredibly hot it can get inside a bubble canopy on a hot day-- I am sure they left the dome cracked open a bit to keep it cool. happy.gif

 
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(Login StuartMilliken)
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Very good looking model!

April 15 2012, 6:35 AM 

The silver finish came out beautifully, and the markings look great. Very handsome!

Stuart

 
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(Login TeddieP)
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Bodacious!

April 16 2012, 1:04 PM 


 
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