****Finished: 1/72 Scale Wildcat Scratch (Wood/Metal) Group Build

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  1. imalko

    imalko Well-Known Member

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    First name: Igor
    Category: Category 2/Intermediate
    Scale: 1:72
    Manufacturer: scratch build
    Model Type: Grumman F4F-4 Wildcat
    Details: flown by Lt Cdr John S.Thach of VF-3 from USS Yorktown (CV-5), battle of Midway, 4-6 June 1942
    Decals: National insignia decals courtesy of Wayne Little, white number decals courtesy of Terry Fox (Airframes)
    Note: materials used for scratch building this model - wood for main wings and fuselage, metal for tail surfaces, reshaped spare plastic propeller from Halifax kit (courtesy of Terry Fox)

    Official six photos of finished model in attachment bellow:
     

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  2. imalko

    imalko Well-Known Member

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    #2 imalko, Aug 26, 2009
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    Few additional photos...
     

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    very,very cool. great job
     
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    Great stuff 8) High five to Wayne and Terry too :thumbleft:
     
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    Nice work Igor!:D

    Thanks Daniel!
     
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    With all here,:D :thumbright:
     
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    =D> Great job.

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    Thanks guys! Its appreciated.
     
  11. Gnomey

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    Excellent Igor!
     
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    Superb job Igor, definatly an original....
     
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    One of the best here, Igor :thumbright:
     
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    I really like it Igor some damn nice work Sir!Cheers Kevin
     
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