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    San Benedetto del Tronto - ITALY

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  1. Ciao Filippo, bel lavoro, very nice work. May I ask you how you did chains in the side of cockpit? They look like photo-etched and I am looking for something like this Will follow
  2. Thank you Mark sorry for the delay but I messed my accounts but now it is ok. I used the Royal Model set for wheels, a good company from sunny Sicily very popular in Italy and lead wire, and it worked
  3. I had to change my former account for personal reasons and I did a mess with the second post but now it is good. My account will be Maw1963 from now onward. I apologize for any drawback Thank you for your attention
  4. Before closing fuselage, I started to watch the engine area and preparing parts for the next step. About fuselage I found something to fix before closing. As I want to show engine and engine area I found this area not close to reality some I made some improvements. Almost ready to close fuselage
  5. 11/30 COCKPIT DONE Gentlemen I have, almost, finished the cockpit and I would like to share with you. First of all, I would like to thank all the people who gave me a warm welcome to LSP and kind words, they are encouraging and I hope to deserve your attention. Peter I am big fan of your products that I find amazing, your attention is an honor for me. Jiimbo thank you, I can’t wait to use your tie-down, very very nice. I am quite satisfied with cockpit, even if I should work cleaner and cleaner and cleaner, this is the dif
  6. Gentlemen, let me introduce myself and my Airfix 1/24th scale F6F-5 building. A lot of words have been written about this kit, a lot of reviews are on the web, and yes, a lot of building threads as well, no doubt: this kit is the hot kit of the day. I will not add pictures of the box or of sprues because they are well known, but I will dive soon into building. Being it my first thread, and my first time with a 1/24th scale I will appreciate any suggestion and criticism to enhance my work, they are welcome. Airfix has done a very good job with this kit, IMO, and most important thing,
  7. Hello Randy any update for F6F-3 windscreen?
  8. It's a shame. Got to change my target again. I hope to hear good news from you soon. Do you think to reprint the engine logo decals?
  9. Your are absolutely right Out2gtcha, but I think I will take the risk
  10. Thank You, here we go https://www.flickr.com/photos/152580474@N06/48258576547/in/album-72157709580158996/
  11. Hi everybody, I am very interested in this topic as I have just bought mine and would like to build in a 3 tones scheme. I found on Osprey Aircraft of Aces 125 page 61 a colour profile of a F6F-5 buno unknown of VF-2 USS Hornet with the rear window, non bulge on cowl and the lower cowl flap It is interesting if confirmed. Really don't know if it is possible to post a picture due to copyright laws In the meanwhile i am thinking madly to vacuform a new windscreen Hope it will be helpful
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