Revell 1/32 Heinkel He 219 A-7 (A-5/A-2 late)

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  1. Lucky13

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    Was first thinking about this one, Heinkel He 219A2 Uhu fighter,WNr 290013, May 1944....

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    Then I saw that they (Revell) supplied decals for a W.Nr. 310213, equipped with Naxos radar, not many had that if I've understood it right...

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    That's detail.
     
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    There is evidence of several, if not many, He219's fitted with Naxos gear, including the below captured machine as seen at Tangmere. Source "War Prizes, The Album" by P.Butler [Midland, 2006] as found over at LEMB.

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    Your 310213 was an A-5 and was lost on Feb 14, 1945.
     
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    Note the different radar arrangement on that one though.
     
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    Aye, they're vertical...

    Also, even though the decals came as separate dials for the panels, I'm tempted to add this one..

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    probably grab that myself Jan, when i'm ready to do mine...
     
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    You've got your 'victim' yet Master Wayne? :D
     
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    got the kit sitting on the pile...Not decided on what markings and scheme I will do yet...
     
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    Wayne, you gotta do the squiggles like on 290123.
     
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    Now that would be sweet!
     
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    Like this one?

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    Interesting option alright....:D
     
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    No, like the one I did:

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    I echo the post above. :)
     
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    I probably should do something different rather than duplicate your fine work Andy.
     
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    This kit almost falls together itself. Its an incredible buy for the price - as long as you have room!
     
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