**** DONE: 1/48 Mosquito FB VI 617 Sqn RAF

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  1. jamierd

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    Kit -Tamiya DeHavilland Mosquito FB MkVI/Nf MkII
    Details -FB MkVI NT202/AJ-N of 617 Sqn the damnbusters,RAF Woodhall Spa,July 1944
    Accessories- eduard masks and photo etch
    Decals -Xtradecal set X48-075
     

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    Good one Jamie - great to see you back for this build.:)

    Cheers

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    is good to be back thank you peter
     
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    great choice Jamie, got the same kit so am looking forward to see how you put yours together
     
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    Nice. Been eying that kit for a while.
     
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    #6 ppopsie, Mar 21, 2010
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    Mount of Wing Commander Leonard Cheshire DSO DFC OC 617 Sqn.
     
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    can one of our good mod people sticky this plz
     
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    Good to see you in the GB Jamie. Sorry I couldn't find a pic or more info.
     
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    Done Jamie!!!!
     
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    Great find Paul. I'd told Jamie I'd once seen a pic of a Mossie BIV, possibly being used by 617, but couldn't find anything else. Good to know I'm not the only one 'in the dark'!!
     
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    In spite of my previous post, I knew that Cheshire's FB VI was actually coded N is questionable.
     
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    Thanks Terry!!!
     
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    great find mate ty .if we assume that the second pic is NT202 then it has no fairings on the exhausts at least thats how it looks to me what do you guys think
     
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    Real nice kit Jamie! Good to see you in the build...:D
     
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    Yep, it doesn't have the exhaust shrouds.
     
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    got a couple of mossie books that i'll have a look through Jamie, think they might be a picture or two in one of them, i'll see what i dig up !
     
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    my camera is playing up today so only 1 photo has come out lol will need to fix the camera and get some more .the 1 that has turned out is the instrument panel resting against the navigators seat so here it is (Eduard can make even me look reasonable)
     

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    Looking good. :)
     
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    sure does
     
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