**** FINISHED: Mustang MkIII, 541 Sqn, RAF.

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  1. Airframes

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    Name: Terry.
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    Kit: ICM P51B.
    Scale: 1/48th.
    Accessories: Scratched seat belts etc,'Malcolm' hood ex- Monogram kit, decals from spares box and'Tally Ho' sheet.

    Finished at last! The model represents one of three Mustang MkIII's hurriedly converted for photo recce work, and assigned to 541 (PRU) Squadron, R.A.F., at Benson, Oxfordshire, UK, in June 1944. The aircraft had previously been in service with at leasst one Polish fighter squadron, and were converted by the addition of F24 cameras behind the pilot's seat, and in the lower, port fuselage.
     

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    Not sure wht happened to my previous post - server said it was too busy.

    Anyway, I was complimenting your fine work Terry. I like the slight droop of the gear doors, something I was thinking of doing to avoid the major superdetailing on my Monogram Mustang.
     
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    Thanks very much Andy. I thought I was having a problem with my PC, as every action on the forum seemed to be taking time, then I got the 'Busy' and 'Internal Server Error' messages too. Must have been a bit of a 'cough' in the sytem.
     
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    Very nice...
     
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    That's a stunner Terry!
     
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    Nicely done Terry!
     
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    love it Dogsbody, unusual scheme for a mustang makes a great change
     
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    Thanks guys, it's very much appreciated.
     
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    Very nice!
     
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    great build terry!
     
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    Brilliant Mustang Terry - the weathering and look is just perfect. :shock::D

    Cheers

    Peter
     
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    Looking very Good Terry.Cheers :thumbleft:
     
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    You’ve done it again, lovely build T.

    :hotsun: :hotsun:
     
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    Aint that rather sweet Terry. Striking!
     
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    Very nice mustang!
     
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    Great job as always Terry! 8):thumbright:
     
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    Nice model Terry - looks well used by the pilots of 541 Squadron!

    Makes a change to see the PR blue.

    Roger
     
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    Excellent as usual Terry!:D
     
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    Thanks very much to all of you for the kind words.
     
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