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Mike

Mystery Airliner (probably canopy)

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Hello folks of the civil persuasion :)  I've just finished refitting my workshop, and I found a small clear sprue lying on the floor tonight, which bears the number 4214 (E) and carries two parts.  The canopy is part 90, and there's a clear stand/prong marked 91.  I've got a few civil kits in the stash, and more than a couple have passed through as review samples, most of them being Revell but I'm clueless as to what it's from.  Any ideas?

 

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I’d take a guess that’s a Revell 1/144 Airbus A330/A340...

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Just now, tomprobert said:

I’d take a guess that’s in a Revell 1/144 Airbus A330/A340...

Oooh.... if that's the case, I don't have one of those, so I now need to give a canopy to one of the reviewers.... probably John :hmmm:

 

AFAIK I have a Beluga, an A380 and a Super Guppy from the civil persuasion and I didn't think it was any of those. :rolleyes:

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Footnote - could it be something like a C-17, A400M or other military type but with a civilian stylee canopy?

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Could well be from the Beluga in that case - as it’s based on the A300 the cockpit window arrangement is more or less the same as the A330/340 family. 
 

It’s definitely not from an A380 - or Super Guppy!

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I'll have a squint.  I'd hate to lose it, as I want to build that because I see it most weeks on its run in or take off from Hawarden.

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The catalogue number of Revell's Lufthansa Airbus A340-300 is 04214

 

 

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2 minutes ago, KRK4m said:

You're absolutely right, even down to the part number and the little stand. :clap2: Now I just have to find out where the hell that kit is today, and right now I have no clue! :lol:

1 minute ago, Richard E said:

The catalogue number of Revell's Lufthansa Airbus A340-300 is 04214

 

 

I did do a search on that initially, and it didn't come up with that :rolleyes:

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