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Cold War (1950-1974)
Discuss the aircraft modeling subjects during the Cold War period.
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1/48 XB-70
do335b6
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Posted: Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 11:51 AM UTC
Just started this bad boy









Merlin
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AEROSCALE
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United Kingdom
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Posted: Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 01:41 PM UTC
Hi Winston

Wow! This will be a build to follow! I've got several beautiful HpH kits, but the Valkyrie is way beyond my budget these days.

All the best

Rowan
litespeed
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AEROSCALE
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Posted: Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 08:49 PM UTC
Fantastic project Winston. Will be following this thread with great interest.

best of luck.

tim
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Posted: Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 11:48 PM UTC
Just googled the kit. Damn that thing is massive! Both in size and price.
do335b6
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Posted: Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 10:01 AM UTC
Cockpit is coming along nicely









drabslab
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European Union
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Posted: Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 11:25 PM UTC

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just tell me that this is pre-printed, or a decal
JPTRR
Staff MemberManaging Editor
RAILROAD MODELING
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Tennessee, United States
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Posted: Monday, September 19, 2016 - 05:38 AM UTC
My my my my my...sigh.

I'll be watching.
do335b6
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Posted: Monday, September 19, 2016 - 12:44 PM UTC
most of the control surfaces are painted PE provided in the kit I'm still finishing the center console.
do335b6
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Posted: Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 11:26 AM UTC






litespeed
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Posted: Wednesday, February 01, 2017 - 06:04 PM UTC
That cockpit looks very good Winston. Good to see this build continuing.
All the best.
tim