DONE: P-47N, 2 Big and Too Heavy 318th Fg 333rd Fs, Group Build

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  1. rochie

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    #1 rochie, Apr 25, 2009
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    following Les's lead and as i'm at work for ten day's straight from tomorow i'll start my thread for the PTO build.

    i'm building a P-47N from the 318thFg 333rd Fs Ie shime 1945 2 big and too heavy in 1/48 scale from Revell.

    revell 1/48 P-47N 2 big and too heavy
    class 3 out of box build

    the box art paint scheme is incorrect as individual aircraft numbers and the short shorter nose art was not added untill after the tail of the sqn's thunderbolts were painted with yellow and black diagnal stripes which i hope to paint on my model
     

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    Good luck with it Karl!:D
     
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    cheers mate
     
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    With Wayne here Karl...:D
     
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    Should be a good one Karl. I'll dig out some colour shots of detail when I can.
     
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    cheers Terry and thanks to you to Wojtec
     
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    Dont know if you have these but they may be of some help.
     

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    Yet another one, can you tell Im bored tonight :lol:
     

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    Nice pics Paul.
     
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    Great stuff Paul!
     
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    excellent paul i've only seen one of those pics before, they will be a great help mate, cheers
     
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    Wonder if there were other nosearts of equal quality in that FG?
     
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    i've seen one with a large red indian in full head dress, cant remember where though ! and i'm sure there are quite a few others
     
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    Thanks guys!!!
     
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    Are you thinking of this one that flew in Europe with the 509th FS, 405th FG?
     

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    Well done Paul.Great stuff....:thumbleft:
     
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    Man, I love the P-47D. You are off to a great start.
     
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    Keep us posted rochie. Like to see the end product.:thumbright:
     
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    Have you started yet? :lol:
     
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    was going to late last night when i couldnt sleep, but ended up watching the blue max trying to figure out which planes they modified into WW1 fighters :lol:
     
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