P-51 B36457 WR-O, Capt Bert Marshall 354th FS, 355th FG

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  1. rochie

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    1/48 Tamiya P-51 B in th colours of 36457 WR-O Jane, Capt Bert Marshall 354th FS, 355th FG.
    been working on this for a week or two, dont know why i've not posted pics before :D
    profile is by Steve Daisley from this website, Untitled Document
     

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    Looking very nice.Keep working Karl. :)
     
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    Well done Karl - that looks good. But where are you finding the time? This is just a distraction from building a real pukka aircraft, the Hurricane! :lol:

    Cheers

    Peter
     
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    thanks Wojtek
     
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    Looks good
    I'll follow this with interest as I am working on a B model myself.
    I am doing an old Monogram kit I had stored away,haven't chosen a subject yet:confused:
    cheers
    Mike
     
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    thanks Peter
    i normally work 10am-2.30pm then 5.30pm-10pm most days and as my new job is only 20 mins from home i'm doing the odd hour or two most afternoons, helps me wind down from work !

    Hub, thanks a lot if your following this build i'll try not to stuff it up then !!!
     
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    Good stuff Karl.
     
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    Nice Karl! What did you use for the silver?
     
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    Nice work so far. Bill (Drgondog) will be interested in this one - better do a good job then !
     
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    Totally spiffing old fruit!
     
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    #12 rochie, Aug 11, 2010
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    Humbrol no 11 metallic silver put on with a brush Glenn
     
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    yeah i know mate, been talking to Bill about it so hoping it turns out well !
     
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    I fancy doing one of his 'D's sometime. Will have to have a 'word' with Bill.
     
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    look at that link i posted at the top, there's profiles of 3 or 4 of his D's on there
     
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    Karl - a great start. Are you going to make a stencil for the WR O?
     
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    i've purchased decal sheets with black 45 degree cornered numbers for WR-O and the serial numbers and i also got some sheets of different size letters for the Bulldogs and JANE , did not trust my painting skills :lol:
     
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    Karl

    I bit the bullet and ordered a decal set for my Mustang with the markings for Lt. John E Davenport. 352nd Fighter Squadron. P-51C 42-103363 SX-M "Lucky Leaky II".

    After I ordered it found out it is a late model with a fillet on the tail!

    more work:cry:

    Mike
     
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