1/32 Albatros D.III – From WW1 to WW2 GB

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  1. woody

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    #1 woody, Nov 1, 2012
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    user name: woody
    first name: Jerry
    category: intermediate
    scale: 1/32
    manufacturer: Roden
    extras: OOB except for some wire here and there.

    There is seven different paint schemes shown in the instructions so iam kinda undecided on that.

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    I'm very tempted to get me a 1/32 scale biplane, costly but would be fun to detail. Good selection Jerry.
     
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    My favorite German fighter of the Great War, just my 2 cents worth, but you can't beat that varnished wood fuselage!
     
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    Always like the Albatros, especially the D.V's! Cool choice!
     
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    Amazing choice :D I love the Alb. and its other varients, reg. Albatross or OEFFAG version ? :D
     
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    the D.III and D.V are my favorite planes of WWI. Some of the most colorful marking ever done to choose from, especially with the D.III
     
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    Nice one Jerry!
     
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    My F2b is a Roden kit. They look pretty complete. Will watch this one close.
     
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    Like the Albatross go for it Jerry!
     
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    good choice Jerry
     
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    jerry that will make you hard, especially with the wing inserts.
     
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    Thanks guys well I got a little start on the engine there is some flashing and sink marks that need taking care of as you can see from the pictures also started doing some plug wires i think the tube i chose is a tad big thanks for looking in.

    no choice on color scheme yet.

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    Doesn't look too big, most of that will be hidden anyways. The real interesting parts of a Mercedes are the rocker arms with the springs. I did one last year in 1/48, take your time and this will be a beauty!
     
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    Looking good :)
     
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    Looks okay from where I’m sitting as well Jerry.
     
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    engine looks pretty nice
     
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    Looks good from over here too!
     
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    Yep.. I agree.
     
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