**** DONE: 1/32 Fw190A-8 - Allied Advance and Defense of the Reich WWII.

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  1. Wayne Little

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    #1 Wayne Little, Feb 4, 2016
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    Username : Wayne Little
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    Category : Judge – Non competing
    Scale : 1/32
    Manufacturer / Model : Hasegawa Fw190A-8
    Extras : Probably only Eduard Seatbelts and addition of W.Gr.21 Mortar Rockets under the wings.


    The subject of this build will be one of the SchlangenSchwarm ‘Snake marked’ Fw190’s of Jagdgruppe 10.

    The aircraft was an AGO built Fw190A-8, W. Nr.733700, Black 6 flown by Unteroffizier Gunter Pape of 3/JGr.10 in the later part of 1944 and early 1945 before being killed in action flying an Fw190D-9 in April 1945. It is adorned with the colourful Snake marking along the length of the fuselage.

    Jerry Crandall quotes that Uffz. Pape mentions in his diary that he flew Black 6 mounted with 2cm Mortars.
     
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    :thumbleft: good choice
     
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  4. Wayne Little

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    An image of the subject in question...
     

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    Thanks guys.
     
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    As always, very much looking forward to watching this.

    Cheers,

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    Nice one Wayne !
     
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    Great choice... man, that pilot looks so young. This will be a great reference for me as I will be building a 1/32 Hase Dora later!
     
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    Good one Wayne, and I was about to state exactly the same regarding the pilot - he looks like he should still be at school !
    BTW, if you don't have any mortar tubes, I have a number spare, complete with separate Werfer granate and sway braces, if you need them.
     
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    Very cool Wayne
     
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    Looking forward to this.


    Geo
     
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    Thanks Guys, Uffz. pape was 20 when the photo was taken.

    If time permits a rocket carrying Fw190D-9 is on the cards as well...
     
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    Very interesting subject, I will follow for sure.
    Alberto
     
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    Thanks Alberto, should make a start sometime soon...
     
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    Great choice Wayne.
     
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    Cheers Cory!
     
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    Good one Wayne
     
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    As always, we will watch a master at his art. really looking forward to this.
     
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    Thanks Guys...made a simple start by prepping the engine stuff... 1_Cowl parts Prepped_3343.jpg 2_Engine parts_3344.jpg 3_Engine assy_3345.jpg 4_Engine Assy Dry fit_3347.jpg
     
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