Ho-229

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  1. Trebor

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    This here's one of Nazi Germany's lesser known aircraft. This is Revell Germany's 1:72 scale Horten Go-229 made by the Horten brothers who had a special design called Flying Wing. this plane made its first unpowered flight in march of 1944. some of you may know it from the game of Medal of Honor Frontline. it was also called the HO-IX. There were only several prototypes made during the war, but this plane never made it into production. Today, there's only one left in the world, and it's being held at the National Air and Space museum, sadly having yet to be restored to static condition.

    I believe I"m getting better at this, what do you think?

    pic c. me

    plane c. Horten bros.
     

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    Very well done, and yes, you are getting better!
     
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    Agreed. Your pics are noteworthy. And if that is your model, cheers!
     
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    Nicely done!:thumbleft:
     
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    Nice man, love the camo on the wings!
     
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    haha! thanks, all!

    Matt, I'm sorry but I could NOT resist! XD
     

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    Awesome livery and a well made model
     
  8. Wayne Little

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    Well I guess that's convincing enough hey Matt!?:p
     
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    very nice trebor!
     
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    The Horten looks really nice.:D Nice job Robert.:D But the pic with the proof is fantastic.There is no doubt who is the author.:lol: :thumbleft:
     
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    XD thanks a lot you guys! means a lot to me! =D
     
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    :lol: Nice! Well done Trebor. :lol:
     
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    lol thanks, Matt
     
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    Very well done Trebor! Luftwaffe 46'
     
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    And Trebor... you are quite the accomplished model maker my friend. Well done.
     
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    heh, thanks a lot, Matt. I may have ADHD, but I'm a perfectionist. so I demand perfection in my models XD maybe in my next model I can do exhaust staining. :3
     
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    Great job, mate! Turned out much better than mine..! :)
     
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    It's actually quite a nice little kit, got one myself!:) Good job, mate!
     
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    Ya Im fancying one now. I love the look of the tricycle landing gear on the Ho 229 for some reason.
     
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    and if I ever get one I gotta remember to put weight in the nose :lol:
     
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