P-38E Academy kit with Alutian markings!

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  1. ThunderThud

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    This is my Academy P-38E kit.It has a True detail cockpit,and wheels, but was mostly built Out of the box !
     

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    Nice! I always liked the early P-38s better than the later ones.
     
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    Sweet ThunderThud, job well done!!!!!
     
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    Excellent Mate!!
     
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    great stuff TT, I like it!!
     
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    Beautiful mate really mean that :D
     
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    Looks, great, TT. I'm with Joe.... the earlier ones looked better.

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    Nice bird. What is the Sqdrn markings, I cannot make it out?

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    Fabulous weathering job, especially around the super chargers !
     
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    Thanks guys .
    DBII the marking s are for a bird Belonging to the 11th air force,343 FG,54 FS
    My model depics an E model due to no drop tanks wich were retrofitted and upgraded to F model standards in the field.
     

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    Now that is a nice model! Good on ya TT!
     
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    Thanks, for the update.

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