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Hello, I know this subject has been done to death here but hopefully my spin will be interesting nonetheless. Like many of you, I've been a Corsair fan since Baa Baa Black Sheep hit the air wave back in the late 70's. I've probably built a dozen or so corsairs in my life so far. I plan to super detail Tamiya's excellent offering, doing an 'Anatomy' version so to speak. I'll be opening up the fuselage and wings to show all the bits and parts I can. I've always been fascinated with the 'innards' of the Corsair (F4U-1A in particular). I've spent a
Hello folks I like to start on a Tamiya F4U-1A as Jolly Rogers VF-17 (LA City Limits) flown by Lt. jg Doris ( Chico ) Freeman. This is one of the first F4U-1A's oft the line. So do I paint the belly window in white? I have Barracuda Cast F4U Corsair Early Engine Upgrade Set and Vector F4U-1 Corsair Cowl Flaps and Engine Upgrade. I need the Barracuda Cast F4U Corsair Early Engine Upgrade Set installed correct? I also have the Barracuda Cast wheels and cockpit decals. What else do you recommend I get for my bird. Like seat belts what type? I like to stay away from photo etch!!!! I