spitfire FR IX "pink" father daughter build

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  1. rochie

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    here's some pics of the ITALERI 1/48 spitfires my daughter and i are building together inspired by the wonderfull effort Matts son made of his P-40

    the top pic is my daughter Aprils cockpit then mine

    then Aprils spitfire with cockpit installed and wings attached then mine in the same state
     

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    Awesome mate 8)

    Looks like you've got stiff competition!:)
     
  3. rochie

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    cheers mate and your right it is getting a little competative :lol:
     
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    Nice start Karl...GoApril!:D
     
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    looking good
     
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    Now.....who should I put my money on?? :lol: Awesome work peeps!
     
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    Awesome April and Karl.

    Who will win the final dog fight though?

    :D keep it up!
     
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    Great stuff April and Karl! Is this April's first model? Very good work, get her signed-up for the next Group Build mate!
     
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    Good work April and Karl. I'm going to build a F6F with my daughter.
     
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    it is april's first model Terry !
    and thanks for the kind words guy's
     
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    Good job Karl.Keep working.:)
     
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    Nice work Karl, April's a talented modeller! Both builds are looking good! 8)
     
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    Way to go Karl... How old is April???
     
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    Nice! I can see paps did some gap filling on the wings, trying to stay ahead in the competition? :D Good builds so far!
     
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    11 years old Dan

    and thanks again to all
     
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    Inspiring. I've got 1 yr old twin girls and was thinking that they wouldn't get the modeling bug but now I have hope. There's another one in the oven. Lets hope that one has a penis!
     
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    fingers crossed chook
     
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    FR IX, my favourite subject. Looking forward to watching your progress.



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    ok did a bit more !
    aprils spitfire first then mine !!!
     

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    Nice work on both Karl. April's is exceptionally neat and well done, especially for a first model. Great stuff!
     
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