not a war plane this time but another restoration

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  1. woljags

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    i was going through some more boxes and i've come across some more new kits [including a bristol bombay] and some more for restoration,this time i'm going to do a Cherokee 140 ,i don't know who made this kit and there are one or two parts missing including the front screen as its so small this might be a challenge for someone with big hands like me ,pics to follow shortly

    thanks for looking
     
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    I grew up watching 140's and Cessna 150's .. great choice!
     
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    A nice looking model Bob.Keep working. :)
     
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    Good one Bob. Got a few hours in on Cherokees, from 140 to Arrow. Kit is probably Minicraft, if 1/48th scale, although the same kit released under another label I can't remember.
     
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    this kit is 1/72nd again Terry very small but quite a lot of detail for a little kit
     
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    Sweet, Bob!
     
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    progress so far,not many parts but a nice little kit all the same,the seats and floor go in last from underneath,the last couple of photos show the undercart being left to dry overnight with a Mentor for company,

    thanks for looking
     
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    Good progress Bob. I seem to recall that Airfix did a Cherokee about 20+ years ago in 1/72nd.
     
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    thats proberly who made it then mate as the kit would have been bought approx 35 years ago
     
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