He-111

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    #1 Clave, Jan 11, 2010
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    Test of H-1 of KG1 - V4+LU - 1940

    Items to be resolved:

    Camo - This is standard as far as I can make out from the photo, but it seems almost like a 'single colour' top coat, so not to sure on this...

    Gondola - this is correct for this actual aircraft, with no forward firing machine gun

    Exhausts - changed from individual pipes to a single pipe - still some doubt in my mind if all H-1s were like this...

    Lettering - assumed that the 'L' was red....

    Any other mistakes - I'm sure will be spotted by you guys, so fire away!
     

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    here is a Line Drawing of a H-1. Hopefully it will help if you need to change it up just a little bit. But for the most part, yours looks good.

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    Thanks for that - I picked up on some things, and have done a few tweaks:

    Added missing pitot probe.
    Added top 'bulge' on engine (intake?)
    Rivets/fasteners to nose, wing root, and tails
    Redrawn exhaust/bracket, altered engine panel lines
    Changed all guns to MG-15 - this makes sense for an early model He-111

    Mostly happy with this now, time to move on... :)
     

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    Yes, very good job indeed. She looks good.
     
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    And the Master is at it again.:cool: Excellent work Clave as always.:notworthy:
     
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    Looks great Clave!
     
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    Brilliant work. :D
     
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    Ta very much! Just got the plan and front views to do now... :eek:
     
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    Looks like a 2-tone scheme on the top to me. But I'm no expert.
     
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    Great work mate!:D
     
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    Many thanks to all :)

    Quick update - 3 in total for now - I won't be getting into all the other versions just yet...

    He-111 H1 of KG1 Luftwaffe, 1940.

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    He-111 H1 of 4/KG1 Luftwaffe, 1940.

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    He-111 H1 of 9/KG53 Luftwaffe, 1940.

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    Very nice work sir!!:thumbright: :cool:
     
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    She is looking good.
     
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