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  1. hi all , I was quite pleased to "fondle 'n' chat " to the Sunderland at DUXFORD in May 2014. ....much to the embarise of my Non Everything Modellin' Brother in Law. g.g.m.s. ! Geoff F.T.G. 3156
  2. hi ALL , have you tried other Tracking Sites ? The question/sus that a Post Office stalls mail..... could be true A few weeks ago I ( eventially!) recieved the Items I had ordered from a Seller 13kms up the road The small parcel had taken (11) days to travel to my address ! The Seller had posted the package on the day he had stated. This incident is NOT the 1st time tardyness from this P/O has occured ........ is there angst between the Post Office Clerk and the Customer ? and here's me thinkin' all the "Little Nepolians " had passed on ! Geoff
  3. hi all , on another note: a Shonky eBay Seller. Beware if you come across a Chinese Seller offerin' a Vintage CONTRAIL H.P.42/45 Aircraft Kit at an incredibable cheap price .and ALL for "free " post ! Yes....... I bought the kit....and then mmmmmmmmm ! ........ somethin' stinks here ! as I saw the same on a nutha Site sometime later His/Her MO is always the same (pretty dumb ) ID will be xxxxxxxy_0x x= numbers y=letters The Crook had (3) Sites goin' all with the same Kit same table top eBay shut the Seller down after my intell input...... and They started up agin ! All ended well for me as I recieved a full refund from eBay/PayPal " you'll git your Jimmy " !
  4. hi ALL , a mate needs a copy of the Instructions that came with the 1/72 AZ MODEL BREGUET 14 2B ( Finnish Airforce) Model Kit # AZM7233 please beem them to me. cheery "modellin' " mumbas ! Geoff F.T.G. 3156
  5. hi ALL, can't be bothered goin thru the Q 'n 'A's ...so anyway. Wot is the Brand?,....could be not pure Styrene and nuthin' sticks / glues to that ! Current "Snap Kits " are made from " Wot Ever Rubbish " and cannot be Glued by Poly Glues. ..only Supa Glues / Araldites ....if you lucky ! Geoff g.g.m.s !
  6. hi All. I was'nt sure if I should beam a selection of restored Yales photos from an Osprey AEROSPACE Book I have in my Aircraft Library so until there any requests to committ Copyright breaches " T-6 TEXAN "The Immortal Pilot Trainer " William JESSE isbn 1-85532-154-8 There is a chapter titled "Variations on a Theme " in which are some great photo's of restored Yales for all to ogle cheery "modellin' " mumbas ! Geoff SAUNDERS Melbin , 'Strailya 3156
  7. hi , your yankin' us ! we have waited for a N.A. Yale for years and you want to convert it to a Harvard II ..... g.g.m.s ! Geoff F.T.G. 3156
  8. hi Louey, OMEGA MODELS produce a TATRA T-126 IN 1/72 resin aka an AVRO 621/643 Cadet also a 1/72 AVRO 626 PREFECT ....gotta be sumthin' similat there Geoff F.T.G. 3156
  9. hi All, I have a strong thought that the RAAF (UK) Squadron 453 Spitfires did'nt sport the Yellow Wing Leadin' Edges either when studying Mk,IXe FU F EN522 W/C John Ratten cheery " Easter Modellin' "mumbas ! Geoff SAUNDERS Melbourne , AUSTRALIA 3156
  10. hi PH, for the price give them a go...and tell us all ! Geoff F.T.G. 1356
  11. hi All ( hi B.G.) well, I can honestly say I have keep every Plastic Model I ever built ! Must be that they were a bit expensive in the 50's / 60's and the baggin' I copped from my Parents for "wastin' " money on a such silly pursuit.... that interfered with * " My Studies " Well they are long gone now ....and I am still building Models ! nuk ! nuk ! nuk ! cheery " modellin' " mumbas ! Geoff F.T.G. 3156 * " My Studies " in Primary School ! g.g.m.s. !
  12. hi all, I found that Chinese/HK Sites offer Leathercraft Wad Hole Punches at a very reasonable cost .....some "Post Free " right down to 1mm /1/16 diameter they are not for the Workshop use, but great for Modellin' and only punchin' Deeecals and Masking Tape etc. Got a Bench Grinder great for a touch up.... wot do you want for a $1.50 aud ! These Sites also offer shaped wad punches and are cheap enuff to regrind to a shape you require. All the Sites I have bought from are thoughly dependible Businesses . mumbatatshunz ! Geoff F.T.G. 3156
  13. hi ALL , well...... with a model stuff up you can put it in a Wardrobe or Garage the wheely bin. but a Home Restoration, a Car ,Caravan or Boat your tired of or stuffed up ! You can't "hide it " from the Family . mumbas ! Geoff F.T.G. 3156
  14. hi All, put the Model aside ....one day .....one day when all is jaded........ you'll reach for this Model Kit and continue the attention it deserves . they all do ! .........( aaassssoo ! Grasshopper ! ) thats modellin' ! Geoff F.T.G. 3156
  15. hi Drem , contact Ian Treadgold aka "blacksquaredecals.co.uk " also aka "aspiringhippo " on eBay. Ian will print up Custom Design ALPS Waterslide Transfers to your design requirements at a reasonable cost, and sends PDF Samples before committing to print ian.treadgold2@gmail.com Flitwick MK45 1QS. cheery "modellin' "mumbas ! Geoff F.T.G. 3156