F7F Upclose

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  1. FLYBOYJ

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    This guy was parked behind my plane at Reno. Sorry its taken so long to get these formatted and posted. Enjoy!
     

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    That is one impressive bit of kit, thanks for posting. I miss the Tiger we had here for a number of years...always led the final mass fly-by at Flying Legends. Looks so big from the side but so darn sleek when full frontal (errrr, can I say that ?)
     
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    Really good closeups, especially of the line-routing... :thumbleft:
     
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    Good lookin' warbird Joe!

    Thanks for the pics.

    Would have loved to see the Tigercat see combat in WW II.

    TO
     
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    I would like to raise to a toast to the [origional] engineers who figured out all the hydraulics and mechanical connections to make the whole thing work!

    8)
     
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    What's not to love?
     
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    8) Nice ones, Joe!
     
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    Good stuff Joe!
     
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    I would rather toast the poor, often overlooked, ground crew who had to keep everything dry and tight.
     
  12. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    Great pics Joe! Thanks for sharing them.

    +1

    Ditto, the mechanics are always the overlooked ones.
     
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    Excellent photos!
     
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    Awesome pics!

    What is that a picture of in the 3rd one?
     
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    Very nice pics! That aircraft is remarkably well preserved.
     
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    hot bird

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    Great shots FlyboyJ!!! Thanks for sharing.:cool: :thumbleft:
     
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    Yep, great pictures. Very nice looking and clean plane.
     
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