1/48 F-14 and 1/72 Spitfire Mk.Ia

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    Hi guys, I wish to show you my HobbyBoss Tomcat which is a great kit by the way and the new tool Airfix Spitfire that I built as a little breather from the big Tomcat.

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    That spitty kit looks real nice. Well done on both.
     
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    Thank you very much.
    I really enjoyed building them, the little Spitfire is the first of that scale I've built in decades and I am pleased with how much detail there is and how well they detail.
     
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    Yeah I would agree. All I do is 1/72nd and that really does look like a nice kit.
     
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    Both are excellent!
     
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    Thank you,
    I really am very chuffed with them both, especially the Tomcat as it is quite a large imposing beast and looks real mean.
     
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    Nice work on both of them!
     
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    Agreed...both are nice.
     
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    It's difficult to believe the spit is 1/72. Very nice work!
     
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    I like them both but am partial to the Tomcat.
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    #13 aqua_ta, Dec 10, 2011
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    Thanks, it shows how much this scale has come along in improved detail.
    And due to space constraints I think that I am going to convert to doing 1/72 scale kits more.
     
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    Me too, it is so graceful yet the view from head on i.e in the bandits rear mirror it looks so aggressive.
    A good site for the F-14 by the way is the F-14 association where I recommend reading the 'Hoser' chronicles.
     
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