dragon p-51d 32scale 50% finished

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    :oops:putty killer I just want to say this ,something looks nice but ~~~
     

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    Nice work on the Hurricane, and well done so far on the Mustang. I didn't have as many filling problems on the Dragon Mustang, but the fit of the internal parts, especially the engine bearers and the cockpit floor was terrible! I had to completely modify the cockpit sides and floor, and remove the top cowling support frame to get the upper cowling panels to fit at all! A great shame, as this kit, apart from the problems mentioned, was very well moulded. How did you find the internal construction?
    BTW, you can see mine in the Bare Metal thread,
    Terry.
     
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    dang that is a big kit. impressive cockpit details............what will be the final markings of this crate ?
     
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    nice work

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    thx bro!I have many things to learn with you .:lol:
     
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    I think maybe this one :)
     

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    lovely! makes me wanna do a 1/32! but they're too expensive! >_<
     
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    great work mate :D
     
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    Lookin' good so far.....
     
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    Very nice!
    Robert, I think you'll find that some 1/32nd scale kits, especially Revell, are not as expensive as you'd think. OK, some of the Revell ones, and only some, are a bit basic, but build into very nice models, with lots of scope for detailing. Plus, the time you spend on a large-scale model, is value for money. To spend the same amount of hobby time would take 3 to 4 times, maybe longer, on smaller scales, so -- not expensive!! Ha! Ha!
     
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    :p 3 hours in all,I think I'll finish it next week,
     

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    Excellent work, should look superb when finished!
     
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    Looking good ! The instrument panel is great. Was the aircraft pre-
    painted ??

    Charles
     
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    That looks fantastic so far! Love your painting techniques :thumbright:
     
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