1/72 Airfix Bristol Blenheim Mk.IV

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  1. wingnutz

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    Here's something for a Kallang Airport circa 1941 build.
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    It's an old kit with raised panel lines and rivets which needed TLC for the cockpit with styrene. The canopy and gunner glazing will be replaced with vac-formed parts. The landing gear also needs some attention as its a bit fiddly.

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  2. Crimea_River

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    Neat work so far.
     
  3. Airframes

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    Very nice work indeed! You'll find the engine cowlings and nacelles need work too, and probably a few other areas.
     
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    Nice start, gonna be real nice when done!
     
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    I have a soft spot for this aircraft that I can't explain. You've done a great job so far on the cockpit. Are you going to tackle the engine nacelles?
     
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    If your not done with the cockpit, I have a few (or 1 or 2) Blenheim cockpit pics from a real aircraft if you want :D?
     
  8. Matt308

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    For 1/72nd that is awesome.
     
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