**** FINISHED: 1/48 F2A Buffalo - Pacific Theatre of Operations II

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  1. fubar57

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    #1 fubar57, Apr 22, 2014
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    User Name - Fubar57
    Name - George
    Category - Advanced
    Kit - Tamiya
    Extras - Decals from the spares box

    My subject is actually an F2A - Dutch East Indies Model 339D captured by the Japanese in March '42 and tested at the Tachikawa Army Air Force base in Japan but I thought the title would be too long.

    002.JPG

    I would like to thanks those who offered reference material and assistance for this build and those who popped in and offered up support.

    The model...

    004.JPG 005.JPG 007.JPG 008.JPG 010.JPG 013.JPG

    Geo
     
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    Good work Geo, but this should be your "FINISHED" thread. I'm sure Wojtek will correct it.
     
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    Way cool Geo! I really like it in those colours mate :cool:
     
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    Well finished Geo!
     
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    Nice one George !
     
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    Looks great George, well done mate.
     
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    Very nice George!
     
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    George, congrats on a very nicely finished model, very nicely done
     
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    Thank you very much gentlemen. Off to camp and a new GB when I get back.

    Geo
     
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    Great looking bird Geo :) glad this one got done in such style man :D :)

    Have a great time in camp :)
     
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    Thank you Igor. Another week of wallowing around in knee deep mud I'm afraid plus it's been snowing for the last 2 days.

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    Thank you Dr. Gnomey.

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    Thanks guys.

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