**** DONE: 1/48 CA-12 Boomerang,ZA-O, RAAF 8 CU, New Guinea 1943 Commonwealth GB

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  1. Peebs

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    #1 Peebs, Nov 15, 2010
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    User Name: Peebs
    Name: Peter
    Category: 2, Intermediate
    Scale: 1/48
    Kit Manufacturer: Special Hobby
    Model: Commonwealth Aircraft Corperation CA-12 Boomerang

    OOB, kit instructions call for some scratch building

    Earlier this plane served with 4 Squaron and later with 2 OTU, 8 OTU and 83 Squadron.
    A46-95 was scrapped in 1946.

    Boom12002.jpeg
     
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    Thank you Peter! I was afraid nobody was going to do this one.
     
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    Good one Peter, bring it on man.
     
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    Even thought about this one myself...but I have other callings....look forward to seeing this one Peter!
     
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    I've grown to like these little planes. Good one.
     
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    Cool. I was debating myself between this kit and the SH Wirraway and went with the latter, so I'm going to have fun watching your build.
     
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    Nice plane... Looking forward to this build. :)
     
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    Great choice Pete. Looking forward to seeing this one come together.
     
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    Very cool Pete. Great to see a tribute to a Comm's Unit as well. :cool:
     
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    The RCAF is getting vastly outnumbered! Nice entry Pete.
     
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    The kit.

    Some flash, especially on the resin parts, but otherwise looks pretty good
    Boom12001.jpg

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    You can instantly tell it's an Aussie aircraft - even the picture is upside down !
     
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    Looks fine from my end:lol:
     
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    Terry is right I think. :lol:
     
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    Orientation looks perfect to me......you fellas been drinking? :lol:
     
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    Hi Peter

    Just echoing my comments in Davids' (Florence) build
    to include in yours as well.

    Look forward to more8)

    Regards

    Alan
     
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    I agree. Check the horizon. Its in a turn.

    :)
     
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    There is all upside down in Oz. Even the horizon. :lol:
     
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