airfix 1/72 Short Sterling bomber

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  1. deckape

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    One more of my !/72 collections this is a 1965 issue when it first came out of the Short Sterling Bomber the Ellephant was molded in a weird color of baby sky blue plastic. the kit was listed for $1.29 I got it at pic and save for $.49cents I built this kit in 1970 when I came home for a 30 day leave it took me off and on 5 years to build due to being the service, this is the first time scince 1975 it ever seen the light of day. it was stowed in a cardbaord box like the rest of my past builds so i have room to build and store them.
    Boats:D:D:D:D
     

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    Good one, and one of the very few Airfix kits I never got around to building all those years ago !
     
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    Very cool!!
     
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    I'm a big fan of the Stirling, but strangely if I see a photo of one from the side I always feel as if it's bending towards me!
     
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    Neat .
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    Nicely done!
     
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    Very cool! Makes me want to take mine off the shelf and build it.
     
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