Some Model Pics of Typhoon and FW190

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  1. ThunderThud

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    These were Taken at one of my club meetings.The designer and Builder is RoyVaillencourt.These are large scale flying warbirds.If you have any questions please ask.
     

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    And Now some pics of the Typhoon!:D
     

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    Real nice.... I used to fly RC, and am getting back into it again after loosing all my gear to Katrina...
     
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    Wow! Really nice! Do you buy them already assembled or are they kits that you build? We can help with the proper Luftwaffe markings. :lol:
     
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    Respekt!!!
     
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    there are some you can buy called ARF (All Ready To FLY) but they are not really you still have to buy and put the radio gear in and sometimes retractable landing gear. Those that you see in pic was designed and built by the person 2 from the right in the very first pic with the FolkeWulf 190. In fact I lent him all my documentation and drawings to design the plans for that model. you can check it out at Vailly Aviation

    Les sorry to hear about Katrina eating your gear! you'll get back up flying I'm sure!
     
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    wow they are fantastic :)
     
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    Ok, I'm drooling ! Especially the Typhoon, it's not like I golf or anything but I should be able to afford doing that !
     
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    Top stuff thanks for sharing...
     
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    I'm with Wayne. :cool:
     
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    Love to have that first one in my empty dinning room! Who needs a table and chairs when you have that to look at! awesome.
     
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    Very nice!
     
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    I WANT THE PHOON!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I just showed these pictures to my wife and reminded her XMas is only a couple of days away and she just laughed. Is there a lack of communication here?
     
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    OK Thunder Thud on the serious side, I've got a ton of questions. Are they kits or do you just buy the plans? What are they made of? What about the powerplant? Can you get retracts for them? What's the price range of the FW-190 and the 'Phoon?
     
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    Wow! Love the Typhoon. I was wondering if you may know why the builder picked 198 Squadron for the Typhoon's markings? Was there a relative of his in 198? My Grandfather flew the Typhoon for 198... so, very excited to see this project. Thanks!
     
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    I'm Not sure why he picked those marking in particlular but you can get in touch with him through his Web sight at Vailly Aviation ok, his name is Roy Vaillencourt tell him Thunderthud told you of his web sight he'll know who i am.
     
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    Thanks! Will do.
     
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