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Two Froggies, one with Xtradecal markings, the other "out the box". The FROG kit isn't too bad, wildly eclipsed by the new Airfix kit, but still a fun build. The main problem area is the intakes, easy enough to provide a lining, but difficult to get them round ! .. and the entire "parley" of Buccaneers!
Finished my 1/48 Buccaneer in time for the Buccaneer group build ending today. More photos of this build and other in the link for the Group Build gallery. https://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/235071872-blackburn-buccaneer-stgb-gallery/
All done. A very enjoyable kit but there are some delicate details that need careful handling. I used Xtradecal sheet X72307 for the aircraft serials and unit markings and stencils from the Airfix kit. The seat belts were pinched from an Eduard set for the old tool Buccaneer but the other details for the IP etc didn’t fit. Paints are from Mig Ammo - 205, 206 & 207 as included in their A.mig 7203 set; I found these to be very fragile and easily damaged even with a couple of dots of Pledge floor gloss. The only weathering was a panel wash. In the end I decided not use the Air Grap
Hi Here is za543 in 12 sqn anniversary guise. hasegawa gr1 converted to gr4 with Model Alliance gr4 update, verlinden deatil set and flightpath detail set. MA decals set and a lot of scratchbuilding which includes: engine, cockpit details, fin panel, taileron pivot, lrtms laser, detail to undercarriage, deatil to intakes and others any questions just ask graeme