Tamiya 1/48 F4U-1A

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  1. aqua_ta

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    Well here it is finally done. It was a great build as expected from Tamiya with the exception of the wing fold spar that broke! I had to carefully drill and then pin the two halves together then superglue.
    I purposely didn't heavily weather it as I didn't want to ruin the smart three tone scheme.
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    You done a cracker of a job on it mate.......
     
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    Sure did. Great work!
     
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    I agree - Nice one !
     
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    Very nice!
     
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    Many thanks, though I must work on my photography skills as I feel it looks better in the flesh.
     
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    Nice work!
     
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    Nice job on the weathering. Good looking model.
     
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    Looks great!
     
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    Just take the shots outside, but in the shade and you'll be right......
     
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    Not bad at all!
     
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    Thank you, and N4521U I'll try that next time. Next up will be Revell's 1/48 Hurricane mk.IIc.
     
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    With all here. Nicely done.
     
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    I like it.
     
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    Beautiful! Inspiring!
     
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    One of my favorites nice job!
     
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    Thank you
     
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    Great work.
     
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