Revell mosquito MK.IV bomber 1/48

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  1. ellis995

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    Well guys girls

    Got a start on the mozzie here are a couple of pics to get the juices running:lol::lol::lol: top view mozzie cockpit.jpg

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    Nice work so far Keith. It really does look like a cracking kit. BTW, if it's not too late, the radio equipment (the two boxes on the rear shelf) should be black overall, with the larger of the two having the knobs in Blue, Yellow and Red on one side, and the opposite on the other side, on the front.
     
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    Thank Terry

    I'll give it a paint whe i go and do some more of the model.There are some cutting to do on this model ( the bomb racks ) which are also very fiddly for people with big hands.

    More to come
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    Hi all

    some more done note the gaps it needs puttying and sanding.Had a Bl***y h**l of a job putting the front parts on where the cockpit go's. Had to cut sand and sand again :evil: but there will be alot of puttying on this model. Here are some pics to show how i am coming on with it. tail of mozzie.jpg

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    frontview mozzie.jpg
     
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    Keep working ...looking very nice.
     
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    thanks Worjtek
     
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    Looking good and froody Keith. :D
     
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    Thanks max

    Its a beast to put together hope and pray the worst is over?
     
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    Looking good Keith. The slight gaps in the joint around the cockpit area might be caused by the cockpit floor, and maybe bulkhead(s) not quite 'clicking' into place. Good work so far though, as this is a very closely engineered kit by the look of it.
    Max', what the heck is 'froody'??!! New one on me, but I like the sound of it anyway!!
     
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    That's looking pretty nice!

    Are the seat belts decals????
     
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    I can see you've never read "The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy" by Douglas Adams... Zaphod would be shocked! :shock:
     
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    hi vikingBeserker

    seat belts are decals
     
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    pic update I think i might have to do a lot of puttying and sanding on this model.
    You Guys with more experience will find it a brilliant build and few mistakes.

    Anyway here are the pics so far?:oops:
    mozzie headon.jpg

    mozzie underside.jpg

    top mozzie.jpg
     
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    wow looks great Ellis, well done mate
     
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