**** FINISHED: 1/48 Bf 109E-3 - Defense of Britain/Atlantic.

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  1. Wayne Little

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    #1 Wayne Little, Nov 15, 2015
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    Username : Wayne Little
    First name : Wayne
    Category : Judge – Non competing
    Scale : 1/48
    Manufacturer / Model : AIRFIX Bf109E-1/E-3/E-7
    Extras : OOB Build with probably only Eduard Seatbelts.

    The Subject aircraft is a Bf109E-3, flown by Leutnant Karl Leonard of 3/JG53 during the August - September period of 1940 when JG53 applied the distinctive RED band on the cowling over their ‘Ace of Spades’ Emblem. At this time Lt. Leonard had 2 victories.

    This aircraft carried one version of a number of non standard camouflage patterns applied to the Geschwaders 109’s during this period.
     

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    #2 Wayne Little, Nov 15, 2015
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    More Pics to come.....and here they are including some showing the added crude bolt on attachment for the Mirror above the forward windscreen section of the canopy.

    Plus one shot of my pair of Red ring 109's together :D
     

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    I waited and waited and waited for more pic to come but they never came. Not sure what I love about this; the unusual symmetry or that red band. Great looking bird Wayne.



    Geo
     
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    Lovely as always.
     
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    Beauty Wayne.
     
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    Like that one Wayne, might do this one myself as i probly have the decals for it in the spares folder !
     
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    Another beautiful example of our art! Well done!
     
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    Wait is over george see post #2 :D

    Thanks Guys for your comments!
     
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    Great work Wayne!
     
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    Lovely build here. Just a wonderful job as usual.
     
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    I echo the above - another great build!
     
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    Cheers fellas..Thanks!
     
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    Beautiful work Wayne!
     
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    Thanks very much John.
     
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    Another cracking model Wayne!
     
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    Most excellent!!!!
     
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