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  1. kgambit

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    1.72 Spruce Goose kit from Amodel in Poland.

    Oh its price matches it size: Squadron has it on sale for $626.39.
     

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    Well if it's on sale, why not!

    But back to reality....holy crap..
     
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    Holy K-rap that's big!!!!! Now if it was a 1/32 B-17 or B-29 I might think of dropping $600 on one, NOT!!!
     
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    and someone will buy it.

    DBII
     
  5. Colin1

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    I'm waiting for the 1/24th scale version

    a 1/72nd scale Spruce Goose is for wussies
     
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    I couldn't imagine 1/24 :shock:
     
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    The Amodel kits are of short-run type.But looking good.There are PE and rasin parts included mostly.That's way the price is like it is. Personally I don't like these kits.
     
  8. Colin1

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    Wussie...
     
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    Anyone make detail sets for it??????????????????
     
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    Lmao :lol:
     
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    That's one heck of a price for a kit of something that managed to climb a few feet, then spent the rest of it's life in a bl**dy shed!!
     
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    but its "just" 59 inches! Thats a shade under 5 feet!!! What are ya gonna do with it once you finish it? Yeah, it'll look good hanging over my dining room table....NOT!
     
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    No imagination...
    when I've built my 1/24th scale 'Goose, I'm going to move all my stuff in there
     
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    oh, snap!
     
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    Wow....but no thanks...
     
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    Hmmm.....wonder how many 1/48 Dora-9, '110's etc., and 1/32 '88's I'll get for that price!? :shock:
     
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    A LOT! :)
     
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    Gees, could understand if it was R/C
     
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    Holy F*^ that thing is big and expensive ouch .BB
     
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