Revell no.04679 1/72 scale Bf 109E-4 ... supplement

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  1. Wurger

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    There a few pics of the kit parts with a close up view at a few details..
     

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    Plenty of work to do there my friend!
     
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    Yep..I agree. Especially if the fuselage is taken into consideration.
     
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    Lots of Rivets!!
     
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    Yep.... but you should have added - iincorrect rivets. Or what would sound better - nails.
     
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    Oh dear...only the tailplanes look to be the right shape! :shock: Nice decals though!
     
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    Crikey! The fuselage looks like the hull of the Titanic, and judging by the ujnderwing bulges, that 'E' must have carried 75mm cannons!! I've just remembered - if it's the same kit, I think I built this back in about 1964 !!
     
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    I've just held a seance and Willi says he doesn't recognise it either! :lol:
     
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    Yep you are absolutely right guys. The model details look terrible.But I think I can "cure" all of these incorrections with sandpaper and the razor-saw. If I can find some spare time...... of course.
     
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    You're a brave man to attempt it. :D
     
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    Please note:- A further demonstration of supreme skills in surgery will take place at a date yet to be finalised. The subject this time will be a total body transformation, including the deletion and addition of parts which even a certain beer were unable to reach, and the construction of perfect, new components, made from a combination of plastic and the 'Black Arts'.
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    Exactly...that fues is almost completely the wrong shape, not to mention anything else!

    (Clashed with Terry!)
     
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    He's got an Me 410 to do first. :notworthy::notworthy::notworthy:
     
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    Even that will be a more realistic '109E than Revell's attempt...
     
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    :shock: That kit is almost as old as I am .....?
     
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    I see Wayne. But the plastic doesn't seems to be too fragile like most of old bones. :lol:
     
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    Might be easier so start out with a block of plastic and a carving knife and use the decals. :lol:
     
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    Or build it out of the box, paint it in von Werra's colour scheme, and say it's a model of the mock-up used in the movie 'The one that got away'!! Hmm - maybe not, that mock-up wasn't bad really!
     
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    One of Murphy's rules says it is better to start all from the beginning than correcting anything.

    There is something in the expression. :lol:
     
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