****Finished Kenneth Walsh, F4U-4 BuNo: 80879, White 13, Okinawa 1945....

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  1. Lucky13

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    Was going to use Squadron F4U-1A/D canopy.. Well (grinding teeth) it didn't....cough...cough...fit! The Kit canopy has been painted and left on loose until I found the right one for a WWII F4U-4....

    Pics soon, if I can get the blasted batteries to work....:(

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    Looks great Jan! I've always liked the Navy Blue paint jobs on planes!
     
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    Damn Jan that sucks.... I was hopin to judge this one....

    She looks great even without the canopy install Brother....
     
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    Shame about the canopy, but it's a great looking corsair none-the-less.

    Cheers

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    Shame about the canopy but still looks good Jan!
     
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    Low angle front on shot is awesome! 8)
     
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    Cheers lads! :oops: I can imagine the face of the pilot in 350+ mph! :lol:
     
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    Beautiful job Jan!

    Yep, unfortunately that canopy is designed to fit the Otaki F4U-1 kit...can you trim it or glue and fill to fit yours? Or maybe seperate the sections and have it in open position?
     
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    Looks pretty damn good Jan :cool:
     
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    Nice one Lucky, love the prop spin. Did you have to blow hard?
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    Cheers chaps! Was thinking that mate, but the difference is too big...:(

    Not at all Vic... :lol:
     
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    Did someone call you a Blow hard Jan?:lol::lol:
     
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    Common knowledge amongst the knowledgeable Wayne.....
     
  14. Lucky13

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    I'msorrysomesaythatI'mawhatnow??? :shock:
     
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    Absolutely! :lol::lol:
     
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    ...and bl**dy nonsense among us intelligent! :lol:
     
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