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Well, it's been a while. I'd not realised that my last post was a ready for inspection of my 1:24 Airfix Hurricane Mk1 back in January of 2018: I already had this build of the Airfix 1:24 Spitfire Mk1a on the go back then and with the sad passing of Squadron Leader Geoffrey Wellum DFC in July of 2018 I decided to build it as K9998, the plane he flew with 92 squadron in the summer and autumn of 1940. Sadly, due to hard drive problems and being too idle to upload the images to the cloud, I lost the build pictures I'd taken, hence it's miraculous appearance in "Ready for Inspect
It's for my son so please be kind with the colours and finish This is the recent QuickBuild release that goes together much like Lego blocks. Which means he's been having fun re-enacting the Battle of Britain in our living room. He's already asked for another so I might have to break down and their BF109 too. It has helped to learn the various parts to a plane although fuselage is still a bit hard for him to pronounce. Not bad for a 3 year old. Carl