Help! Airfix Mk. IXc canopy needed!

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  1. futuredogfight

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    Hello every one, I somehow managed to lose the hood for my Mk. IXc and can't find it. Does anyone have one that they would like to sell?



    Thanks,
    ~FD
     
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    What scale is the canopy?
     
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    Yes, somewhat important. I may have some 1/48 jobbies kicking around - ICM, not airfix.
     
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    Or contact Airfix - they have always operated a free, replacement parts service, and used to include a simple form in every kit box. You just need to quote the kit name, scale and part number, and the reason for replacement. (In this case, the part isn't lost - it's broken, or was missing from the kit or ...)
    Address is :- Hornby Hobbies Ltd.,Margate, Kent CT9 4JK, United Kingdom.
     
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    My 1/48 Italeri kit had a bulged canopy with it that was not used. Don't know if it's similar or not.
     
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    Yes, it'll be the same as the MkIX Aaron. May need some adjustment to the cockpit surrounds, being a different moulding - that's if the missing part is 1/48th of course.
     
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    It's 1/72 scale, does squadron make a canopy for Spits?
     
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    Or save the money and still request a free replacement !
     
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    I live in the U.S., besides,I might order a book with it
     
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    Ah, 1:72! I also thought this was 1:48.

    Got spare 1:72 canopies for ya - is this the new tool kit or original release?
     
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    Ok - open or closed?
     
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    All done, minus the canopy
     
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    Let us know if you want an open or closed position canopy, and drop us your address in a PM mate!
     
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