****Finished: F4U-1 Corsair of Lt. Ken Walsh, VMF-124, White 13

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  1. Catch22

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    #1 Catch22, Jun 14, 2009
    Last edited: Jul 3, 2009
    Username: Catch22
    Category: 2
    Scale: 1:48
    Manufacturer: Tamiya
    Model Type: F4U-1 "Birdcage"
    Details: White 13 flown by Lt. Ken Walsh of VMF-124

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  2. Catch22

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    VERY pleased with this one.
     
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    Should be mate, looks fantastic! Top notch wee man! :thumbright:
     
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    Excellent job, Beautiful!
     
  6. Catch22

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    Thanks Jan and VB!

    I left the decals off of the props as I've seen many photos of -1s without the symbols.
     
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    Excellent work. Glad you like how this one came out despite the other one. I still think both look good, although I would agree with you that this is the better one.

    You seemed to have finished the two of them pretty quickly.
     
  8. Catch22

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    Thanks!

    The joys of having summer off I guess, but the 1/32 did take me a while. I'm actually finished my Avenger as well, but I need bombs for a future project, so I'm waiting until a kit arrives in the mail which has more bombs to determine what's going to go inside of the Avenger.
     
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    Our first ***Finished Build....

    Congrats Cory, she looks beautiful....
     
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    Thanks Dan!
     
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    Very nice finish on this Corsair. Beautiful. You should be proud. I'm a geek for the Corsair. You did it justice, IMO.
     
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    Thanks Sweb, I'm also a Corsair geek! :lol:
     
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    Nice one Cory! And thanks for the final pics.
     
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    Thanks Terry!
     
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    Very nice. The shots in the sun work to your advantage too, really brings out the colour!
     
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    Another great Corsair Catch, you don't hang around do you?! Well done mate! :thumbleft:
     
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    lovely work sir....

    i always wanted to do a corsair project myself...maybe one that served on the uss philippine sea...
     
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    Wow, excellent job Cory!! Real nice mate :cool:
     
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