Revell 1/72 Lancaster

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  1. Migrant

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    Revell's Lanc, not many modifications except for my own custom nose-art, Airfix wheels to replace the inaccurate Revell items and a few additional bits in the cockpit. The lack of dihedral is really evident in the photos, in retrospect I wish I'd modified it. Next time 8)

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    Now THAT is stunning..! You got the exhaust staining bang on too!

    Beautiful job mate!!!
     
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    very nice
     
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    Truely excellent!!!
     
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    Fantastic model!
     
  6. Migrant

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    Thanks for your kind responses to my first ever post :D Much appreciated.
     
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    Very nice indeed. Thanks for mentioning the dihedral (or lack of it!). Ian (Lanc) mentioned this, and now I can see it, but only just, in the angles in your pics. Looks like I'll have some correction work to do when I get mine!
     
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    Thanks for the reply. There's some dihedral on the kit, just not enough, and the wide angle lens and camera angle have flattened it out even more on my pics. I think we're only talking a couple of degrees, but still worth doing.
     
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    Thanks again. Juat a couple of degrees - should be easy enough then.
     
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    That's damn fine work well done!:D
     
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    GREAT Lanc! Weathering is perfect, footprints on the wings, you don't see that very often! :notworthy:
     
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    Cheers Wayne and Muller [​IMG]
     
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    Wow! What a buty!
     
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    Wow! Very nice!
     
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    Very nice my friend very nice indeed 8)

    Apply a line of green paint around the base of the astra dome and its perfecto :salute:

    ian.
     
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    The next great model of Lancaster. Congrats Mate.:D
     
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    Thanks again for commenting guys.

    Good call Ian, I completely missed that. Also, the more I look at that astrodome the more I think it sits too high. Bit late now :)
     
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    Doesn't that kit come with two different types of astra dome ?

    I think you've put the late type on which went on Maritime Lanc's and Lincoln's, these where like this so you could get a good look out 360 degrees.

    ian
     
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    Possibly, I can't remember now Ian. Anyway, as I said it's a bit late now, but I appreciate the input for the next one I build. :)
     
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