Done Me262A-1a ‘White 2’ ErprobungsKommando 262 Gruppe Build

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  1. Wayne Little

    Wayne Little Well-Known Member

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    Ok, while I'm not officially competing here is my contribution to the Gruppe Build...

    Messerschmitt Me262A-1a ‘White 2’ W.Nr. 170071 Erprobungskommando 262

    White 2 was an early production aircraft,camouflaged in RLM 74/75/76 Greys and photographed at different times with 2 and 4 gun nose ports…..mine will show the 2 Gun ports just to be slightly different from other Me262A-1a’s…..


    "Erprobungskommando 262 (EKdo 262) was the first experimental operational development unit whose task it was to develop operational tactics for the Me262, by flying these "Defence of the Reich" operations the Me262 claimed the distinction of becoming the world’s first operational jet fighter."
     

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    Awesome Wayne! No dount will turn out a stunner:D
     
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    True that Daniel! :)
     
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    Great to see one Wayne! This oughtta be good!
     
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    Nice Wayne!


    Clear edition, see thru fuselage and engine cowlings yes?
     
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    Wooohoooo......great to see you taking part among us mere mortals Wayne! :D
     
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    looking forward to see how you build this 262 wayne
     
  8. Wayne Little

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    Nah, the standard Me262A-2a without the bomb set and 2 gun nose with the markings from the clear Edition...
     
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    Ah righto :)
     
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    Excellent choice Wayne.:thumbleft:
     
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    Excellent Wayne, lookin forward to this one, our first 262 of the Build...
     
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    So Les and Lucky have a Me 262 to protect!
     
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    We sure do! :D
     
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    Looking forward to this one Wayne! BTW, that's lovely box-art on that kit.
    I think we need to do a 'round robin' to sort out the judging, I'll e-mail or PM you and all when my head is clear of this da*ned cold!
     
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    "Cold"? What kinda whisky is that? :shock: Caol Ila? :lol:
     
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    was thinking the same last night as a matter of fact....also about the GB too!
     
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    Ok made a start and splashed on some silver to get things moving...
     

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    Great start Wayne....
     
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    Great stuff Wayne :)
     
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