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  1. Micdrow

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    Hi Jan,

    Here are some quick ones to get you drooling to start your model. I will have to scan some tomorrow as they are actually pictures where I took these with a digital camera.
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    Nice ones mate! Cheers! Always liked the Duck after.....'Murphy's War' was it? 8)
     
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    Only need the real thing now! :lol:
    As this is the only pic that I've seen of a Yorktown Duck, what colours did they wear, those Pre-war ones or?

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    They look like pre war colors to me but not for sure. Interesting picture though. Will have to do some digging and see if I can find more pictures.
     
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    Cheers Paul! Those pre-war colours are classy! 8)
     
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    Just found this picture. Little hard to see but you can read Yorktown on the side of the aircraft.
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    Beautiful bird that is, and well done Paul!
     
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    Fantastic Paul! Awesome! Try to remember of me head here, but.....were Yorktown's colour red?
     
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    #10 Micdrow, Jun 9, 2012
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    This should help for the answer to your questions :) Info and picture from the book Flight deck by Al Adcock
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    Great stuff Paul.
     
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    Thanks Terry :)
     
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    Excellent material Paul, and they used one in a Black Sheep episode to. Can't remember what episode it was though.
     
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    Wow, I had no idea the colors were specific to the Carrier.
     
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    I had no idea the Yorktown had Ducks assigned to it?????
    I was on CVS10 in the 60's, HS-4. I've got the aircraft type and sqn list for both 5 and 10, I'll post what I have for you to see if we both have what each is after. My mission is to build a 72nd scale of each of the types both had on board.

    But, a Duck??? :)
     
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    Good to see you back at it Paul...!
     
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    Thanks guys!!!!
     
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    Super! Most excellent Paul! Just need to get my hands on a CA 1/48 Duck now.... :lol:
     
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    Any news Paul? :lol:
     
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    I think I missed something, entered looking for Priller´s 13. <:(
     
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