Mitsubishi A5M4 Nichimo

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  1. kruaxi

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    A very old kit from Nichimo. This plane was the imperial navy fighter just before the famous Zero. Fought in the China-Japan war.
    Scratchbuilt internal and other little things. Decals from aftermarket.

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    Nice job. After seeing yours I went to look at mine ,done when the kit was new. The silver has turned grey and the decals are almost all off. Time for a re-build. Again , nice job.
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    Love to see old kits being built with today's knowledge and tools. Great job!
     
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    I’m jealous - I need a 1:72 A5M for my collection and have problems finding one.
     
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    Nicely done...one of my favorite pre-war aircraft.
     
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    Thanks a lot. :oops:
     
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    Nicely done.
     
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    Looks great. I like the base you made...simple but effective.
     
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    Very nice. Clever base.
     
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