1/24 mossie

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    #1 badbear, Apr 30, 2010
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    I thought i would start a new thread on the mossie so it would be more easy for people to follow as i progress with the build .Ok so here goes. mossie 1.jpg

    mossie2.jpg

    mossie3.jpg

    mossie4.jpg

    mossie6.jpg

    cock1.jpg

    cock2.jpg Few its taken a week and a half so far and i still have to fit the seatbelts.BB

    cock3.jpg

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    Garage or a new extntion to the house? Looks great mate!
     
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    Gonner build a hanger in the back yard i think:lol:
     
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    my missus is actually telling me i should get 1 of these so i will be watching with great interest
     
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    Nice work so far. Keep assembling...:D
     
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    I love working in big scale. Can't wait to get going on 32nd Merlin's Magic. Gotta finish the little ones first or I never will finish them.
     
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    Great stuff, will follow with interest. I'm currently working on a smaller version but having a bigger one to watch will help me with what I'm trying to do. :)
     
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    Great work so far! What’s the wing span on a 1/24th mossie. You must be buying the paint by the quart!
     
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    At a guess i would say about 27 inches its almost as wide as the living room door way.BB
     
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    Nice work so far BB, looking forward to more.
    Jamie, you must have a wife who is from a very, very rare species! Get out and get the kit before 'Female thougt process syndrome' kicks in!! Of course, there must be a ctach somewhere!
     
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    Wow, lucky you! Hang on to her!

    Nice work so far BB. Will watch this one with interest, since I'm probably never going to do this kit!
     
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    Here,s the cockpit with the belts fitted i think they really set it off also a couple of pics of part of the bomb bay. bay 1.jpg

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    belt 3.jpg :D
     
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    Lookin real good Bear....
     
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    That IS Nice.....:D:D
     
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    With Wayne...:) Keep the good work going.
     
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    Mpre pics to follow soon .BB
     
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    Good!:D...waiting....
     
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