1/48 F-14B Tomcat, VF-102, 2001 - Carrier Aircraft GB

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  1. Catch22

    Catch22 Well-Known Member

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    #1 Catch22, Aug 2, 2012
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    Name: Cory
    Category: Intermediate
    Kit: Hasegawa
    Scale: 1/48
    Accessories: None

    I'll try moving up one category again as I seem to be the only beginner left. It'd fun winning, but not by default. :lol:

    Anyhow, I will be doing an F-14B of VF-102 "Diamondbacks" CO's aircraft as it was painted during Operation Enduring Freedom in October 2001. As I had stated in another thread I had glued the pancake together, but it really isn't much of a start.

    Best picture I could get:

    photo_1880.jpeg
     
  2. Airframes

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    Sounds good Cory, but no pic - see note in link. Maybe save the pic and up-load?
     
  3. Catch22

    Catch22 Well-Known Member

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    Ah yes, thanks Terry. It worked when I put it in on my computer but now it has changed.
     
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    That's better! Should be a cool one Cory !
     
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    Looking forward to this one Cory.
     
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    That is one big @ss bird in 1/48! Nice choice for markings.
     
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    Nice kit. Big sucker too. Shall be fun to watch.
     
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    good 'un Cory
     
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    Another Tomcat..... I like that !

    Charles
     
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    So, no... 1024px-Vfa102web.jpg

    Just this? VF102_1.jpg

    ;)
     
  12. Catch22

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    Ah but I've got that Hornet in the stash! :lol:
     
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  14. Catch22

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    Thanks Andy.
     
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    Good one Cory!
     
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    Waiting on some construction, Cory....

    Charles
     
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    Another colourful bird! Excellent! :thumbright:
     
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    Nice Cory am going to watch you in this one with interest.
     
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    Nice looking jet Cory. A splash of color to brighten up the grey.

    Geo
     
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    Thanks gents. Unfortunately my Grandfather passed away this past Saturday, so I have to help out with some of the aspects of the service, so I'm not sure when I'll be back at the F-14. Everyone knew it was coming eventually, and he himself had actually set a lot of it up.
     
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