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  1. Yep, that will work, but I meant between the lower wing and the fuselage. Sorry, sometimes the words don't come out right lol
  2. Looking great, nice woodwork. If I may, the ignition wires don't change colour. They would be either all black or all yellow. Otherwise, you have done a very nice engine. Regards, Pete in RI
  3. Looking good Mike. Those PART sets are useful. If you haven't yet glued on the lower wing, then throw a bit of paint in that area now and also the wing underside. Looks like it will be impossible later. Regards, Pete in RI
  4. way back in Brainerd MN, the hobby shop was combined with the pet shop. Parrots up front and plastic in the back. Always thought that was an interesting combo.
  5. I remember Wonderland hobbies in Edinborough, Monk Bar model Shop in York ( still there!) Pickerings bookshop in the Shambles (York), sadly gone now, curtousy of York City Council more than doubling the rents (idiots). Woolworths of course, and our local Post Office shop in New Earswick that had lots of Airfix and Matchbox kits. I saw my first Airfix HP 0/400 kit there when just a sprog. Thought it was the best kit I ever saw. Also Precious's in Petergate, always a great shop for kits and chemistry sets, they had the chemical refill containers of stuff you just don't find anymore. All kinds o
  6. Keep posting, EVERYONE on here has made mistakes. And a fair number of us are definately starting to loose our marbles. Regards, Pete in RI
  7. Happy birthday Mike Regards, Pete in RI
  8. Are you in the US? they do mail order.
  9. I believe those are Taurus Models details, the rockers and valve springs also. Regards, Pete in RI
  10. Yowzer, perfect.Awesone job Chuck, well done. My LHS has an Airfix Hellcat in stock, might just have to follow on step by step. Will certainly teach me a thing or too. Regards, Pete in RI
  11. Hi Mike, interesting. Don't know if I have heard of Omega resin before. Will have to search them out. Regards, Pete in RI
  12. That's a very dangerous area to live in! no wonder you are tight with the finances! Regards, Pete in RI
  13. Jeff, I was at The Spare Time Shop in Marlboro Mass. on Saturday, they have one on the shelf. Have sone WNW's too. I grabbed a D5a and a Pfalz. Regards, Pete in RI
  14. If you go onto Mikes' website, he has full PDF's of most of his builds that go into far greater detail than here. This thread is basically just a summary of the extra work he puts into his models. Check it out, but be warned, you will be there all day! Regards, Pete in RI
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