ANOTHER B 17!!!!

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  1. jakeblues

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    Yes friends, Cooney and Son are building yet another B 17. This will be a late model B 17 F...old nose windows but with chin guns. A Revell 1/48 B 17 F...fuse...wings...tail...top turret...and nose windows. Monogram B 17 G ...nose,sans cheek guns. We will be using the Monogram landing gear and weighted wheels...interior...engines...and guns.
    This is where we are now more pics to come.
     

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    I've always been impressed by the builders that can mash kits, Very cool!
     
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    Some major surgery going on there. Looks great!
     
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    Second that! Great work so far!
     
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    Seems a bit of a complex way to do it, but great all the same!
     
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    Great building chaps, nothing like a challenge.

    :hotsun: :hotsun:
     
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    Great work but it Seems like you're reinventing the wheel.
     
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    I have always wanted the first gen chin armed 17...with the old F windows...and I had a several kits in several stages of parts and missing parts so I thought what the heck I have the putty and the knife , so the next is the Koster B 17 C,E conversions.
     
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    Looking great!

    But does ANYONE here just build a kit anymore?? :) :) :)


    ;)
     
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    Yep. Jan builds 1:1 scale kits of Guinness glasses......
     
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    and then he thoroughly tests them!!....:D:D:D
     
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    I think that's what he's doing now.......
     
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    The B-17 Revell 1/72 and 1/48 it's the best kit done about this famous plane, I have the same but 1/72 scale, there are a lot of details to do mate...
     
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