**** FINISHED: 1/48 P-47D Razorback - Aircraft in Foreign Service WWII

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    #1 fubar57, Jan 13, 2014
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    1/48 P-47D Razorback - Aircraft in Foreign Service WWII

    User Name - Fubar57
    Name - George
    Category - Intermediate
    Kit - Revell P-47D Razorback
    Extras - LPS Decals "British Thunderbolts"

    My second entry into GB#20. The required shots...

    019.JPG 021.JPG 022.JPG 023.JPG 024.JPG 025.JPG

    I would like to thank all those who popped in to look, and offer support and advice and to Terry(Airframes)for all the back and forth.

    Geo
     
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    Beautiful job there George
     
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    I agree, well done!
     
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    Thank you Glenn and David.

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    With all here Geo, well done. :thumbright:
     
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    Thank you Wojtek.

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    Great work Geo!
     
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    Many thanks Dr. Gnomey.

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    Real nice Geo.
     
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    Very nice, Geo. Looks like a real contender....

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    Very, very nice work, Geo. A lovely Jug there.
     
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    Excellent Geo! RAF thunderbolts look great :cool:
     
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    Great finish George, like it mate!
     
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    brilliant job Geo
     
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    Very nicely done George!
    Just noticed the prop. Sorry if I missed it in the build, but is this the kit prop? Being the HS prop, it's different to the original (Curtiss) prop in the older issue of the kit I have. Just wondering if they've up-dated or changed some areas of the kit.
     
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    Thank you kindly gentlemen. Terry, the propeller is, I believe from a Monogram kit. It wasn't correct for the scheme I built so it was just a matter of swapping them. I don't know why, but I have a habit of not gluing propeller to finished models.

    Geo
     
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    Thanks George. Pity there aren't after market props for the P-47, as I'll probably need both the Curtiss (as in the 3 razorback kits I have) and the Hamilton Standard. Looks like I'll have to try to modify kit parts.
     
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    Thanks for the links George. I might need one HS prop, so if I can't modify a Curtiss example from the kit(s), I now know where to look.
     
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    Great result on the Thunderboltb Geo, well done. Both the Tamiya and Hasegawa have alternative props. TheTamiya comes with three different types, so if you want one type in particular, just shout.

    I can help or someone else is bound to have one in the spares.

    Cheers

    Peter
     
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