**** DONE: 1/48 P-39 Airacobra - Winter War / Eastern Front WWII

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  1. rochie

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    #1 rochie, Aug 4, 2014
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    Username: Rochie
    First name: Karl
    Category: intermediate
    Scale: 1/48
    Manufacturer: Monogram
    Model Type: P-39 N
    Aftermarket addons:none

    the subject

    P-39 USSR (1).jpg
     
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    Nice one Red Two! :thumbright:
     
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    Never seen that profile before Karl, very nice.

    Geo
     
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    Looking forward to your build.
     
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    I echo my post sent in Karl's another thread for the GB.
     
  7. rochie

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    Sorted Sir !
     
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    Cool. Soviet Airacobra is definitely on my to do list in the future.
     
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    Karl, very nice, the mid-engine P-39 was a great ground attack aircraft but any shot from the side or back was going to hit the cooling system and lack of a supercharger limited altitude. Nonetheless the Soviets did great with them having the highest number of individual kills with this bird
     
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    Looking forward to it Karl!
     
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    I was hoping someone would do a P-39. Great choice.

    Cheers,

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    thanks Gents, i also have the eduard P-39 wich will also become a Russian bird, but for this build i want to use this old monogram kit i have !
     
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    Am I correct in thinking not many of these are built on the forum????
    Nice choice.
     
  15. rochie

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    they have been done, though you are correct my friend not many at all in the GB's, 2 spring to mind but dont remember who did them, one's Russian and the other a US bird !
     
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    I did an eduard in the Med build Karl. Nice kit, the Eduard, but im not sure about the Monogram.
     
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    monogram is quite good, though a bit old with raised panel lines, but you get a detailed gun bay in the nose !

    thought it was you who did the P-39, had a rabbit on it if i remember ?
     
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    Good to see a P-39 in it Karl.
     
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    Sooo......what's happening? :lol:
     
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    bugger all, up to my neck in Do-Dah at work !

    same as G-10 thread hope to start on friday
     
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