antonov an-2 colt

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  1. woljags

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    something i've been playing at for the last couple of nights to get back into modelling,pics to follow shortly
     
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    I would think a biplane would be more of a challenge than a monoplane, so my hat's off to you for going at it. Having flown, and flown in one, I look forward to seeing your progress. No pressure though, I am no longer a judge. ;)
     
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    I like this craft Woljags. Looking forward to seeing it done sir. And Eric, I keep turning greener and greener man.:lol:
     
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    i couldn't sleep last night due to my kidneys aching again so i had a all nighter on this kit,hope you like the results,i've still a bit to do mainly detailing and fit the odd small part,

    thanks for looking
     
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    My goodness you have been working hard, looks just great.
     
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    Looks good, Woljags!
     
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    Heck, that was quick Bob! Looks good, and a big bird in real life.
     
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    Oh.. the immortal Antek... :lol: Looking good Bob.
     
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    thanks chaps,i just got into it,its the revell kit in 1/72nd and i must say it fitted together very well without much filling at all,well worth adding to your collections,hopefully tonight i will get some sleep
     
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    Looks good. What's wrong with your kidneys that causes them to ache? That sounds real serious. I hope it gets better for you.
     
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    its kidney stones,unfortuantly i've a complaint that keeps making them,they tell you to keep drinking water to flush them away but there is only so much water you can drink,very painful and if you can't pass them another opp,i've had 3 opps so far
     
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    Looking good!
     
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    Very nice, and good luck dealing with those little buggers!
     
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    Thanks David i'll do my best
     
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    I am so sorry my friend. I hope things get better for you.
     
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    That AN-2 is an amzing a/c....
    Had a chance to take a ride and take control of one in California. We were hardly rolling down the runway, full flaps and we jumped up of the ground like we were in an elevator. It flew like an old Ford truck with a worn steering box, turn the wheel and in a minute or two it caught up and banked. It had checker plate for a flight deck. The brakes were air brakes like on a truck! Steered by pulling the brake on one side or the other like a tgrack layer tractor. But man-o-man it could fly slow. What a ride.
     
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    Sorry to hear about the stones Bob - hope things work out well.
     
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    thanks Terry,its just one of those things to remind you your older
     
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