The inside compartments of the landing gear in a Hellcat?

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    Is it Chromate Green or something else?
     
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    Second question. For Model Master paints, which color blue is the top? (the darkest color)
     
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    Depends on the version of Hellcat. Some are chromate green/yellow and others are navy blue (same color as skin).
     
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    Also the country. Some of the ones for the UK were silver.
     
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    And some were the under side colour ....
     
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    Fruit-of-the-Loom blue or Hane's white? :toothy5:
     
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    :lol: But I echo what everyone said. Really depends on the bird you're doing.
     
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    After some time, it gets all oily anyway. ;)
     
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    LMAO, NICE!
     
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    The dark blue I have is called Dark Sea Blue. Model Master FS15042. I hope this is the right one for the darker blue color.
     
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    That color seems right for late war F6F-5 Hellcats.

    Geo
     
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    #13 fubar57, Jun 3, 2012
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    You're welcome...twice.

    Geo

    Edit: Not as funny now since Njaco kindly removed my double post. Not that it was that funny in the first place.
     
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    Funny enough to me Geo - brightened this early morning with all the bl**dy rain, wind and cold!
     
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    Echo all, depends on the bird. Zinc Chromate, Glossy sea Blue or White all contenders depending on paint scheme...
     
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