Mitsubishi J8M1 Shushui

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  1. Snautzer01

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    Nice shots!
     
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    Curiously, that first picture is the box art for the 1/72 scale Hasegawa kit I have.
     
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    Good pics...
     
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    If I remember correctly, they have one down at Chino.
     
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    Yes, they do...and it is the most complete and original. The one in the Mitsubishi museum was built around a withered chunk of an aircraft wreck found in cave, way post war IIRC.
     
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    What really makes the Chino Shusui valuable, is it's a J8M1, which was not built in large numbers.

    The second photo in post #1 is the Chino aircraft, too (airframe 403).
     
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    Got one only the other day....:D 1_J8M Shusui_3403.jpg
     
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