Dirk's Airfix F-86 Sabre "The Huff" **New Mold**

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  1. dirkpitt289

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    The Huff, Flown by Lt Jim Thompson, 39th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, K-13 Suwon AB South Korea, June 1953


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    I had hoped to make the gun feeds but my attention ran dry. maybe someday I'll go back and do it but for now this is it. For my first NMF I'm pleased. This was actually a fun kit to build. If only Airfix was to put this much effort into their other kits. Thanks for looking
     
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    Well done Dirk!
     
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    Pearler! Great work Dirk.
     
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    She looks sweet dirk.

    What is the scale and the kit maker?
     
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    1/72 Airfix
     
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    Looks cool, i have a Hasegawa Sabre lying about, not the best kit in the world to work with.
     
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    Nice work!
     
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    like the look of that Dirk, well done mate!
     
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    Sweet lookin' Sabre! I have this kit (and the new Airfix Spitfire) on my shopping list radar.....
     
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    cracking job Dirk
     
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    Very nice.
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    Very nice. Well done!
     
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    Very nicely done indeed Dirk, it looks a beauty. Airfix have certainly got their act together with their newer kits by the look of things.
     
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    fantastic one!
     
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    I agree with Terry here. Very nicely done Dirk. You have greatly improved your skills. :cool:
     
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    Outstanding! Very well done indeed! As an aside, what did you use for your metal finish? It appears to have the proper scale sheen. Very nice.
     
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    Beauty work Dirk!
     
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    Thank you guys
     
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