**** FINISHED: GB-56 1/72 P 47D "RAZORBACK" - Thunderbolts and Lightnings

Ralph Haus

Staff Sergeant
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788
Jul 24, 2016
Leander Texas
Username: Ralph Haus
First name: Ralph
Category: Advanced
Manufacturer: Tamiya
Model: P-47D Thunderbolt "RAZORBACK" (kit# 60769)
Scale: 1:72

Well...first again, finishing that is. Upcoming final eye surgery next week will leave me hampered in seeing detail for awhile, so ready or not, here it is.

GB56 P-47D Prop.jpg


Actually a fun build even though outside my desired types. A few challenges, being 1/72, but Tamiya, as usual, finds a way to make even this size go together somewhat easily. Maybe not so much the rear view mirror!!!

The obligatory shots:

GB56 P-47D Port F.jpg


GB56 P-47D Port R.jpg


GB56 P-47D SB F.jpg


GB56 P-47D SB R.jpg


GB56 P-47D Front.jpg


GB56 P-47D Rear.jpg


And then the 'extras'

GB56 P-47D Bottom F.jpg



GB56 P-47D Bottom R.jpg
 

Ralph Haus

Staff Sergeant
854
788
Jul 24, 2016
Leander Texas
Thanks to all for the comments.

And the surgery being done is a common one, not too risky, but will keep me from participating in builds for a few weeks. Time to find a kit for GB57!!
 

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