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  1. Coors9

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    Some birds i shot in Florida....not sure how to resize. There are more if anyone wants to see them
     
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    here we go...:oops:
     

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    Nice, show more!
     
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    Nice photos! Thanks for sharing. :thumbright:
     
  6. Coors9

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    a few more...
     

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    Nice ones, did anyone notice the racks full of engines behind that P-51! Wow!
     
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    Wow cool pictures!
    Thats a B-26 Maruader behind the Spitfire in the last picture right?
     
  10. Njaco

    Njaco The Pop-Tart Whisperer
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    Great shot of that Avenger wing for anybody doing the PTO build.

    What is that humungous sucker behind the "Churchill" Spit? Would the markings -meatball and star - be wrong?
     
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    I'm pretty sure thats a B-26 Maurader... Look at the turret and the small windows on the ventral surface of the fuselage, definately looking like the -26. Its possible the marks are correct cause the -26 started being produced in 1941.
     
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    Ok, I just thought they got rid of the meatball in early '42. Were Marauders that large?
     
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    I guess so... If it were a heavier bomber I think there would be waist positions
    Here's some specs
    Length: 58 ft 3 in (17.8 m)
    Wingspan: 71 ft 0 in (21.65 m)
    Height: 21 ft 6 in (6.55 m)
    Wing area: 658 ft2 (61.1 m2)
     
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    Where at in Fla is this???
     
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    It's "Fantasy of Flight" outside Orlando.
     

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    Great stuff!!
     
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    and I wasted all the time at Disney!
     
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    Yup. Probably not allowed to say 'Thats a great rack! !...so I wont. Looks like a mix of Merlin and Allisons...where's the drooling smilie ?

    Nice pics by the way. What I wouldn't give to work in a place like that !!
     
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    Nice shots! Thanks for sharing.
     
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