The scratch building in the engine area has just began.
I did not want to work touching the already painted model, so I built a little cradle in the shape of the firewall.
All measurements and details will be made against it and the final component will then take place on the fuselage.
The engine here, comes from CMK set 4287 - Merlin Mk. 45/46 and NOT the 4363 - Baulton Paul Defiant.
The reason is that the Defiant set provides half the engine and no engine bearings. It is good only if you intend to show a half open engine and not what I was afte