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1/72 - de Havilland DH.83 Fox Moth by AVI Models - box art+schemes - release in 2019

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Hooray! Hopefully better than the (aero) poxy one which had its maiden flight against the wall!

 

We're a little spoilt as AIM Models has been developing a resin Fox for a dogs age so the AVI one will almost certainly steal some of their thunder. 

 

http://www.aim72.co.uk/page70.html

 

TT

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4 hours ago, ptmvarsityfan said:

Box art looks very good, will this be injection moulded or resin? Hoping for plastic injection.

Cheers, Paul

Their Mitsubishi Claude series are plastic so I am strongly assuming this one is too

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On 11/13/2018 at 9:24 AM, Neil Lambess said:

I've actually flown in the one on the box art !

Me too! 😁 Fantastic news, and so exciting to see such a historic airframe as the boxart.

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I am in touch with AVI and they are doing  an Australian version boxing, followed by a 'European' version, but unsure whether the spine will be changed.

They are also hoping to do one with floats and skis.

 

 

 

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For an Australian version it needs a different fuselage, which I am sure it will have. Many possibilities there.

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4 hours ago, Ed Russell said:

For an Australian version it needs a different fuselage, which I am sure it will have.

Are you thinking the bubble canopy, or something different?

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I believe it is only the canopy area that is different. Also, I think it's different again in DHC-built ones.

The Australian version should include ambulance, military and civil schemes.

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Since I lost my vacuform Aeroclub kit many years ago, this is one I've been waiting for in IM plastic. Excellent news!

 

Regards,

 

Jason

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