DONE: 1/48 Corsair Mk II, JT634, 13-7/P, 1834 FAA Sqn, HMS Victorious, Group Build

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  1. rochie

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    my next group build entry

    hope you dont mind me doing the same subject Cory

    Corsair Mk II, JT634, 13-7/P, 1834 FAA Sqn, HMS Victorious, Group Build
    Tamiya F4U1-D - corsair MkII 1/48 scale
    cat 3 beginner
     

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    Very cool mate 8) really looking forward to seeing your progress

    one thing -those cockpit decals are a real bitcch -Excercise caution! (I threw mine out they got annoying)
     
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    Welcome to the "13" family karl! :lol:
     
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    #4 Catch22, Jun 1, 2009
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    Looking forward to this one Karl, and no, I don't mind at all. If I remember correctly, you were planning on doing it before I, and then I changed to do the same plane.

    Just noticed that you're using the -1D kit. The Corsair Mk II was the British equivalent of the -1A, so you'll need to not follow the kit instructions and instead use the -1A instructions which I can scan for you when I get home from work if you'd like.
     
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    Look forward to this one Karl!:D
     
  6. rochie

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    Thanks Guys.

    those scans will be usefull Corey, there is some bits in the box to do a 1-A but more info will clear up any confusion i may have
     
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    Nice choice Karl, looking forward to watching this one.
     
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    Alright, I'll scan them this evening when I get home. The -1A and -1D kits are actially identical except for the decals.
     
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    well my decals and paints arrived today and i'm off work the next two days so i might be able to make a start !

    thats if i dont spend all my time off looking for a new car for my wife that is :rolleyes:
     
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    Good luck, looking forward to this!
     
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    cheers mate, your thread will be very usefull in keeping me on straight and narrow on this one
     
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    Looking forward to this Karl
     
  13. rochie

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    cheers Ellis, heading your way tomorow going to bolden to look at a car with my wife
     
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    Sounds like a good model to build. Going to watch this with interest. Good luck, mate...

    Charles
     
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    thank you Charles
     
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    Well, let's see something then!:D
     
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    your wish is my command, master jedi :notworthy: :lol:

    ok started on the cockpit
     

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    Looks great Karl!
     
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    Nice start Rochie. I have always wanted to do a Tamiya Corsair in NZ colours - they look great to me. Lets see more soon of your build soon.

    Cheers

    Ozhawk
     
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    thanks guy's
     
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