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  1. Lucky13

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    #1 Lucky13, Jul 27, 2009
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    Just started (well, a while ago) on two Hasegawa P-51's. First up will be P-51D-25 #44-72854, Captain William B. Lawrence Jr./Captain Alan J. Kinvig "KWITCHERBITCHIN" from 457th FS/506th FG Iwo Jima '45 and P-51D-15 #44-15011, Lt. Harold E. Whitmore 356th FG "The Lord is my Shepherd"....

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    Tha..tha..that's all folks!
     
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    #2 Wurger, Jul 27, 2009
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    Looking very nice Jan.Keep working...:D
    Could you tell me what kind of a paint you used for the wooden floor-board?
     
  3. Lucky13

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    Whooops! :oops: I didn't slam the door in your face on my way out, did I Wojtek? :oops: Thanks buddy!
     
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    Nop...you didn't.:)
     
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    Pheew! That's alright then....:lol:
     
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    But what about the paint for the wooden floor-board? :lol:
     
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    Looks less wooden in the pics old chap, get too close and you'll get a splinter in your finger. :lol:
     
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    Looks great Jan! Great detail work there! :)
     
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    Cheers mucka!
     
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    Nice Jan, good start mate, those Hase Mustangs are nice kits!:D
     
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    Nice work old chap, looks absolutely splendid don't you know.
     
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    Cheers lads, appreciated! Thinking about the Iwo Jima Mustang, was it common that it was more than one pilot to a machine?
     
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    looking good pal :) and it was common that planes was used by other pilots as well :)
     
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    Two Mustangs at the same time with everything else which is going on with Group Builds... When do you get time for sleep Jan? Great start on this two kits. Keep up the good work.
     
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    Wow, beautiful!
     
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    Cheers lads, apprecieated! Not to worry about sleep or anything, these has been lying in the boxes for about a month. Should get back to them in time....:oops: :lol:
     
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    Crack of the bat, home runnn Jan!
     
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    Nice start Lucky. Can't wait until the next batch of pics.
     
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    Yes Lucky, unless it was Group CO's ship, most everybody in the flight would fly a specific Mustang. The pilot assigned to the ship by seniority (RHIP) had 'naming rights and would fly this ship except when damaged or under maintenance.

    For example, my father always had WR-B but others would fly it when he wasn't flying that day..
     

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