A couple from the naval Air training center

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  1. otftch

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    These are two birds from the NATC circa 1946. F6F-3 Hellcat and SB2C-4 Helldiver. Both are older Airfix kits to 1/72 scale.
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    Very nice, they really look great in yellow.
     
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    Especially the F6F! Suprisingly so in yellow.
     
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    Good work Ed!
     
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    Love the colors Ed. Want to do the Hellcat in 1/48.

    Geo
     
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    Look'in Great there Ed!!
     
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    Those are very SHARP Ed! I really like the F-7F on the shelf.:thumbright:
     
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    Nice ones Ed, and good work on the Hellcat wing fold.
     
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    Nice! Ed - How many built models do you have?
     
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    they look great Ed
     
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    Really look good! Never thought of doing one in trainer yellow before. I'll have to go through my collection of "build me's" and select a candidate.
     
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    Greetings Friend;


    ..... Very nice start on you collection of yellow birds.............. [​IMG]


    I expressively like your F-7-F .......................... [​IMG]


    Mike
     
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    Great stuff. More perfection in the 1/72's.
     
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    Nice work, as has been said already.

    Just an observation....... wouldn't them yellow tips kinda disappear when the prop's turning?
     
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    #16 otftch, Jul 21, 2013
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    They actually make a blurry yellow circle that can be seen quite well.
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    Echoing previous comments...you've got a great looking yellow collection there! I'm currently in a yellow mood myself; hoping to complete a yellow wing bird I started several months ago.
     
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    Can only echo what has already been stated above, Ed. Super jobs!
     
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