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Next classic airliner on the bench is the graceful DC-7 from Roden, with beautiful box art! The plane looks quite nice too. The sprues. Lots of propellor blades, including some square-tipped ones I won't need. Nice smart decals, and good to see the cheatline means I won't need to get a perfectly straight demarcation. The model depicts an airliner from just before the intercontinental jet age ... Where else to start but the cockpit? I made a couple of basic crew seats from cut up sp
Here we go, my first in an occasional series of classic airliners, and the first 1/144 kit I've built since I was about 13! Thoroughly enjoyable to build, and took surprisingly longer than I was expecting given the apparent simplicity of the kit. I'd handpaint the silver and spray the grey next time, but it's lessons learned ready for the next one! All comments and advice welcome!