**** DONE: GB-59 1/48 Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat (Late) - WW2 PTO V

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Username: fubar57
First name: George
Category: Advanced
Manufacturer: Eduard
Model: Grumman F6F-5 (Late) ProflPACK Kit #8224
Scale: 1:48
Add-on: Everything included in the kit

My entry served on the U.S.S. Cabot (CVL-28) with VF-29. I trolled the web and books and all I could find was a pic showing "15" with my "14" in the background

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DA WEBS
 
Like others, waiting to see your magic applied. We're not going to have another what is the correct 'blue color' debate?
 
OK, we begin, at Step 5. Step 1 has you remove chunks of the consoles to add PE so while doing that I worked on the engine. Not a fan of PE but it came with the kit so what the hey. Still need to tie down the wiring (PE) and tidy up the the two placards (also PE). I still have half a bottle of my favourite crank case blue grey paint by Polly S. Bottle has to be 35+ years old. I'll get a start on the innards shortly

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