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It begins. After a nearly 2 decade search for the right kit, and several attempts in 1/48 with the Tamiya kit, I believe I've finally found the plastic of my dreams. The Trumpeter kit corrects the myriad flaws of the old Testors, and offers a better working scale for what I hope to accomplish in 1/32 than the Tamiya did a step smaller. Life and work force me to be a very part time modeler, but I will post progress here - slow as it may be. As mentioned, the basis for this build is the new-ish Night Hawk kit. Having been to market for a little over a year, there are several nice afterma
Hello all, Here's a quick link to a potentially useful resource for those of us who like to add a little extra detail to our cockpits or wheel bays etc. Squadron have released a set of resin hose and pipe connectors through their True Details brand. http://www.squadron.com/1-48-True-Details-Couplings-Connectors-p/td48557.htm Although they are reported to be 1/48th scale on inspection they will be more than adequate for 1/32nd. The pack contains six runs of connectors giving 132 pieces in all. My set appears well molded and crisp. I hope this info is useful to some. Che