The Italian Sabre

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  1. al49

    al49 Well-Known Member

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    I know, this aeroplane arrived just after WW2 so it shouldn't show here, but I like to show it as wel.
    The model try to represent a Canadair CL 13, so a Canadian made F-86F under Italian markings.
    To build it I use the Kinetic kit in 1:32 scale plus the nice kit manufatured by AMS Resin for the cockpit and the Aires kit for air brakes.

    The cockpit
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    The engine that, unfortunately will be only partially visible if the rear fuselage is removed.
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    The finished models.
    Marking represent an aeroplane belonging to 4 Aerobrigata
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    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everybody!
    Alberto
     
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    Beautiful metal work!
     
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    Looks great! :)
     
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    Very nice job Alberto. Hope you have a good Christmas and a peaceful New Year.
     
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    Very nice,
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    Very nice model:thumbleft:
     
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    Great and very detailed work.
    Nice looking F86

    BR
     
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    Well done mate!8)
     
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    Good work!
     
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    Can I get in and start it up?
     
  12. al49

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    Of course, if can reduce your size by 32, then you can sit in and, may be, also start it up!
    Happy New Year
    Alberto
     
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    Beatiful work Alberto. Very nice.

    There is one on a pedestal at the Military Airfieild north of Novara. Pretty bird. Worth a trip out from Milan if you are interested in Modeling the F86 in the future.

    Can't rememeber the name of the base.
     
  14. al49

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    Many thanks, the airbase you mention is in Cameri, close to Novara as you say.
    May be one day I will go there but I doubt I will do an other F86.
    Presently I'm working on a Macchi 200 and a Spifire Mk IX
    I will show soon som w.i.p. pictures.
    Alberto
     
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    Bravo... bellissimo, Alberto!
     
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