**** FINISHED: 1/72 B-25J - Night war of WWII

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  1. Wildcat

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    #1 Wildcat, Jan 29, 2016
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    User Name - Wildcat
    Name - Andy
    Category - Intermediate
    Kit - Airfix
    Extras - DK Decals sheet 72007

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    Well here she is, not perfect but I'm happy with the results - especially since the moulds for this model are really showing it age. This model represents B-25J A47-27 of No2 squadron RAAF based in the Darwin area during WWII. This squadron flew many bombing, reconnaissance and anti-shipping strikes against Japanese forces to the North of Australia. A47-27 flew some 24 missions being damaged numerous times from Japanese AA fire.
    The model was painted with Tamiya spray cans AS-6 USAAF olive drab and TS-6 matt black. Smaller area were brush painted with Humbrol paints. The DK decals were excellent and I can highly recommend this sheet.
    Thanks for all the kind words along the way!
     
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    #2 Wildcat, Jan 29, 2016
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    Four additional shots.

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    She turned out nice Andy. Well done.
     
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    I agree, looks great Andy
     
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    Well done Andy. A nice oddball scheme.


    Geo
     
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    Turned out great! Good looking aircraft!
     
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    Agree with all Andy, turned out real nice mate.
     
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    Thanks guys. Those macro shots are brutal! Looks better to the naked eye... I swear.
     
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    She's a beauty Andy. Great job. :)
     
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    I think it looks great Andy!
     
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    Very, very nice Andy.

    Ya done good!

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    Thanks gents!
     
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    Nice! and worthy of the cabinet ;)
     
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    Good work Andy!
     
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    Nicely done Andy.
     
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    Well done Andy
     
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