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  1. Any help with colour call outs would be appreciated too. http://www.makettinfo.hu/forum/image.php?img_url=upload%2F201101%2F44f_usn_f-5e_160793_544_fighter_weapons_school_1987.jpg
  2. Thanks Barzin. I will try to get my hands on some of those.
  3. I've read that Iranian F-5E & F-5F Tigers use Martin-Baker IRQ-7A ejection seats. Can any F-5 experts out there confirm this? Also does anyone know if a 1:72 resin example is available? Thanks in advance.
  4. Excellent progress on your Farmer. I'm building an East German example at the moment and I had the same problem with the instructions and air scoops. Good to know it's not just me.
  5. You've hit the nail on the head there Wez. I've just built the Airfix MiG-17F and whilst I'm a little disappointed with the lack of interior, wrong seat and other mistakes it is still the best Fresco out there. Scale wise it is spot on, some details missing and others a little clunky. I found fit around the nose was terrible but that could just be me. Overall I'm happy it is finished but I won't buy another.
  6. Could this kit be used to build a South African Air Force MR.3?
  7. That is a stunning build. The weathering is spot on as is the load out and finish. I'm gonna have to get me one of those Tamiya kits.
  8. Can anyone tell me what the external differences are between an F-4E & F-4F? Is it a simple conversion?
  9. Thanks guys. this is all really useful information. I think I'll try to find the Hasegawa kit as the build is likely to end up sitting next to my Hasegawa F-4E. Cheers guys.
  10. Greetings all, I am looking for some opinions about 1/72 Phantom kits. I am planning to build an Imperial Iranian Air Force RF-4E but am at a loss as to which kit to buy. When I say best I mean relatively easy build and looks like a Recce Phantom. Alternatively does anyone make a conversion set that would meet my needs? Thanks in advance.
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