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TOPIC: 1/48 P-51D Mustang

1/48 P-51D Mustang 03 Jul 2019 09:15 #1

Ok Ive had a few modelling screw ups just lately so im trying with this build to get my mojo back so to speak.
For the build im using the new Airfix P-51D in 1/48 scale with a couple of extras. I plan on doing the 'Little Indian' scheme as flown by Lt. Harold Hettema, sadly i didnt find out very much about Lt. Hettema, perhaps someone here knows more about him.
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1/48 P-51D Mustang 03 Jul 2019 10:32 #2

Nice! This was my next choice for that oil paint scheme.

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1/48 P-51D Mustang 03 Jul 2019 13:47 #3

Will be watching.


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1/48 P-51D Mustang 16 Jul 2019 13:30 #4

A little progress in the front office, im not going crazy on this as the canopy is going to be closed but Airfix does supply a few decals to brighten it up a bit.


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1/48 P-51D Mustang 16 Jul 2019 15:44 #5

Sweet! :popcorn
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1/48 P-51D Mustang 16 Jul 2019 17:49 #6

Great start so far :popcorn

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1/48 P-51D Mustang 17 Jul 2019 01:03 #7

P-51? Ejection seat?
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1/48 P-51D Mustang 17 Jul 2019 06:50 #8

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P-51? Ejection seat?
Yes indeed, an early form of ejection seat that actually used shotgun shells to ignite it, however pilots didnt tend to trust them and would just turn over and fall out in the usual manner.
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1/48 P-51D Mustang 17 Jul 2019 10:00 #9

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