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 Post subject: Revell 32nd Me Bf 109G6
PostPosted: 11 Feb 2018, 20:05 
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Seems there's a sudden interest in Gerry aeries on the forum. So here's my contribution - the very nice Revell 32d scale Me Bf109G6. I'm going for an early G6 with the short vertical stabiliser and rudder and the square canopy :

ImageIMG_0387 - 800 by Malcolm Reid, on Flickr

First off, we'll start with the obligatory kit mods - the most important is that damn side opening box. Side flaps taped off and top cutaway to provide folding lid - there, most important kit mod done 8) :

ImageIMG_0388 - 800 by Malcolm Reid, on Flickr

Cockpit nicely detailed OOB but I added some artistic license to add some interest - I feel the experten gasp with horror .....:

ImageIMG_0390 - 800 by Malcolm Reid, on Flickr

The moulded in seat belt had to go - replace with HGW paper items :

ImageIMG_0389 - 800 by Malcolm Reid, on Flickr


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PostPosted: 18 Feb 2018, 10:40 
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Mistral wrote:
- I feel the experten gasp with horror .....:



Mmm, where have they gone Malcolm?


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PostPosted: 20 Feb 2018, 19:39 
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Either they're all too mortified to respond or they're trolling around on Brimodeller, ARC etc. :roll:


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PostPosted: 22 Feb 2018, 17:48 
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Nice Marc. I wonder what engine they have up front ? However, I wish the okes would paint these things with real mottle !!!


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Red 7 is powered by Daimler Benz 605 A. 8)

https://www.flyinglegends.com/aircraft/bf-109-g-4-red-seven-d-fwme.html


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