Italeri Spitfire MkV 1/72 scale

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  1. gijive

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    I made this 5 years ago, my first plane for 18 years and just built it really from the box and did the best I could, but then as I found pics in old books I had of the original plane I took a bit more care to get the paint right and scrath built the air filter as the one in the box was wrong for Ian Gleeds Spitfire. I have to admit I have only completed one other plane since then and have two others half built. Imust say i like to have background story for the models I make.

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    Great work Gijive! Really looks the part!

    You got something planned for the group build?

    Evan
     
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    Excellent work mate! Looking forward to see some more from you...:thumbleft:
     
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    Yep..looking very nice.:D
     
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    First, welcome to the forum, and good to see you're straight in with a model. That Spit of Gleed's looks great, reminds me of one I did back in the 60's, though your's is better! Hope you going to join in the fun of the Group Build, there's plenty of time with four months. In fact there's one member here woho will probably have built 20 models by then! Don't know how he does it!!!
     
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    Very nice. I've always liked Gleeds Spit. :cool:
     
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    Looks great, and welcome :)
     
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    Nice! Welcome to the forums!
     
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    Yep looks great mate......and welcome to the forum too!!
     
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    Welcome and Nice Spit!
     
  11. gijive

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    Cheers Guys, I like your signature pictures, I tried to load my pic to the bottom of my page. but its rejecting it, I made it same size as yours and as a gif on a web page? Any ideas.
     
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    Go to the Signature/General Pic Uploads section.There you will find all infos.
     
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    Nice model!
     
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