**** FINISHED: 1/48 P-40F - Mediterranean Theatre of Operations

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  1. T Bolt

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    #1 T Bolt, Mar 1, 2015
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    P-40F ‘Miss Memphis’ of the 85th FS, 79th FG, North Africa, 1943
    User Name: T Bolt
    Name: Glenn
    Category: Advanced
    Kit: Hobbycraft re-boxing of the AMT/Etrl Curtiss P-40L Warhawk
    Scale: 1/48th
    Accessories: True Details Resin Wheels, Kits World Decals, Some scratch building

    Here’s the finished model. Since I first saw photos of Cpl. Pumphrey’s artwork on the tails of P-40s of the 79th I’ve thought it was some of the best “Nose Art” to come out of WWII. When I saw this Kit World decal set I just had to do one. Hope you guys like it.
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    #2 T Bolt, Mar 1, 2015
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    Some extra pictures
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    Beautiful looking Desert Hawk! I really like the added flap detail... makes a tremendous difference.
     
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    Turned out really nice. Great job.
     
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    Quite nice Glenn.
     
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    Nice looking Hawk. Well done Glenn!
     
  11. T Bolt

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    Thanks everyone, I really appreciate the nice comments. :D
     
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    Another beauty Glenn.

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    Jeez you turn out some great looking models Glenn, well done mate!
     
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    Done a fine job on her Glenn!
     
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    Great work Glenn!
     
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    Awesome finish Glenn!
     
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    Super nice stuff Glenn. I like the scheme on this one too. Well done.
     
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    I could have sworn I'd posted a comment here, but looks like I didn't ! Great job Glenn, a real cracker !
     
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    Another fine built Bolt.
    Another winner.
     
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