**** DONE: 1/48 F-15E STRIKE EAGLE - Home Country Modern Aircraft/Spitfire Marks GB

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  1. woody

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    #1 woody, May 4, 2012
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    user name: woody
    name: jerry
    category:2 inter.
    model: F-15E
    kit: Revell 1/48
    acce:OOB

    I havent really figured out what markings i will be using yet so we are just going to have to wing it for now i might add some scratch stuff.

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    Very coool looking forward to this bird :D
     
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    Nice choice there Jerry!
     
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    Ah, the old Monogram reboxed, I presume?
    I built one about 10 years ago...
    The seams can be nasty, but not as bad as their F-14.
     
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    Looking forward to this Jerry.
     
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    Nice choice Jerry. This is one of Revells true gems.
     
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    #9 ccheese, May 5, 2012
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    My, my..... a jet just entered the GB. Good choice....

    Charles
     
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    Nice one Jerry. I've a couple of Hasegawa's built on the shelf and it's a nice sleek model when finished.
     
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    Thanks guys i have been googling this aircraft looking for different paint schemes and markings so getting closer to starting. I will be leaving for chicago in about 3hrs i will be there for 4 days hope i can locate a couple hobby shops and get to them if time permitts.
     
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    Al's Hobbies in Elmhurst, Venture Hobbies in Wheeling and La Grange Hobbies in La Grange are the best I know. Nothing really in the city anymore.
     
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    Thanks Glenn.
     
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    Here is a few sprue shots and a start on the exhaust nozzles. just got back from chicago.

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    Away we go....:D
     
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    And the beat goes on..... (and other words of encouragement !)

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    Cleared for runway 27, no conflicting traffic ......
     
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    My favorite plane, looking forward to this one Jerry.
     
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    Thanks guys, well lets see i smoothed out the injector marks in the intake runners and glued halfs together.got the nozzles done there was 15 control rods per each one the photo was taken before the second batch of rods installed. and one ejection seat glued.

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    Wow, looks like some nice detail on that kit.
     
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