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JOHN W

Supermarine Seafire MK 17

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Following on from my recent Lightning post,which I built a few years ago,this is the latest model I have finished.

it is of course the fairly new Airfix kit in 1/48th scale

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Good to see her up on Britmodeller John. She looks great. :partytime: you can never have too many Spitfires!!! :beer: :beer: :drink: By the way, I'm back at the bench!! ;)

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That's lovely - nice, clean, understated. Beautiful job.

The 1st pic is particularly effective. :thumbsup2:

Cheers

Rick

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Graeme and Nick,

thanks again for taking the time to comment.

Gerry,

thanks and back at the bench,England v Italy might put a stop to that,talk to you soon.

Devo;

thank you.

Rick,

thanks for the kind words,I think I just got lucky with that first photo.

Cheers John.

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I nearly missed this and that would have been a shame, its quite stunning!

Si.

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Now that's sweet!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Great build, nicely done

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Very nice work John. I'm guessing this one has extra detail added rather than a straight-from-the-box build?

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Very nice indeed! I love Seafire's and yours is a joy to behold. What paints did you use? You have a lovely finish on there.

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Top work John, she is a beauty

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Thanks Col,

The extras include Ultracast seat and wheels

Spitfire Mk 22 vac canopy altered to fit windscreen of the Seafire

prop blades thinned down

Thanks Martin,

Glad you are not sick of looking at that scheme.

Thanks Tango,

Glad you like the finish,

It was done

with Tamiya paints thinned with Isoprop

Sky with light grey added and a mixture of dark and medium grey

Thanks also for their kind comments to

Andy,Phildagreek and Jimbuna.

Cheers John.

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