woljags personal G.B. WW1 aircraft 1/72nd

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    Hi chaps i thought i'd start a thread to cover the large collection of ww1 kits i have rather than put them on one at a time,

    all the best

    bob
     
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    Sopworth pup from my resent visit to yeovilton
    This is going to be the 1st aircraft done on this thread using a 1973 issue kit by Airfix
     
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    progress so far over a couple of evenings,i'm going to get as near as i can to the fleet air arm museum example although i will have to use the serial number from the kit,i think the riggings going to be the hard part
     
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    Good stuff Bob! Should be a nice collection this...
     
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    Hope so mate,i think i have about 20 kits for this thread,next up will be a sopwith one and a half strutter
     
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    Great!

    Wanted to say too - a quick-fix for internal rigging is to rule lines with one of those lead pencils used in tech. drawing (where you push the end of the pen for the solid lead to come out -can't remember the name in English!). For the more visible areas in immediate cockpit/ gunners positions, very thin stretched sprue works a treat.
     
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    A propelling pencil.
     
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    Looking good Bob. :)
     
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    Cheers mate, though we used a different name in NZ...just can't remember what it was! (Too long in Hungary...:) )
     
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    Looking good mate! Got a few WWI stringbags myself... :lol:
     
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