Done : Fw190A-6 1./JG1 Unteroffizier Rudolf Hübl, White-5 Oct,1943 Gruppe Build

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  1. muller

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    As per Gruppenführer Airframe's request :)

    Hasegawa 1/48 FW190A0-6.

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    Still waiting for it to come in the post. I plan to start it as soon as my Corsair is finished, hopefully before the end of january.
     
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    Can't edit title to put 'Gruppe Build' in there...... MODS!!
     
  3. Erich

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    Muller:

    R. Hübl's A-6 has werke nummer : 550 490, the prop is not white with a black stripe as the box art suggests.

    2/3rds of the prop is black from the engine cowling forward while the remainder to the tip is white
     
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    Looking forward to see this one Muller....
     
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    Thanks M, got you on the list now! What Category by the way?
    Nice info Erich, you really are a great help to this Group, thanks!
    Terry.
     
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    True Terry, many times I wonder what we'd do without people like Erich, yourself and others around here, they're priceless gems to this forum....
     
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    I'm pretty sure this kit shares most of the same parts as my JG301 A-9 "White 2" with a few different minor parts...
     
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    Cheers Erich, i won't have to worry about that fiddly decal now :thumbright:

    Can't wait to start building it :)
     
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    Thanks to whoever edited my title and stickied this post. :thumbright:
     
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    Muller, another guy in his staffel had the white prop with black spiral : flying white 9, Lt. Heinz-Günther Lück
     
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    I read somewhere the checkered nose markings in JG1 were done away with when checker nosed P-47's started appearing in the skies in early 1944.
     
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    the checkered and later the striped cowlings were a dead give-away that they were from the Brunswick area.................."Brunswick Boys" as the US called them for short term. yes by spring of 44 and the ghastly loses JG 1 got smart and removed the colourful markings
     
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    Ur welcome Muller....
     
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    looking forward to this build M!
     
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    Yep, I'll be keeping an eye on it too....:D
     
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    Looking forward to the build Muller...8)
     
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    Cheers fellas :) Two pages already on this thread and i haven't even got the kit! :lol:
     
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    no pressure then !!!!!!
     
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    Gives you plenty of time to sort out colour scheme drawings etc!
    I have some pics of another kite in similar markings, I believe, if it would help M?
     
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