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Planet 1/48 XP-40Q

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  • Member since
    June, 2017
  • From: Winter Park, FL
Posted by fotofrank on Thursday, August 09, 2018 6:27 PM

Not a very pretty airplane.

Much prettier!

OK. On the bench:

Way too much to build in one lifetime...

  • Member since
    December, 2002
  • From: Northern California
Posted by jeaton01 on Thursday, August 09, 2018 7:02 PM

Yep, that's just what it looked like when I saw it in 1966 at Ontario.  That looks like Ontario, too.

I went back in 68 or 69, and all the airplanes were gone.  I asked an airport worker where they had gone and he said "we made them get all that junk off the field".Super Angry

John

To see build logs of my models, go here: http://goldeneramodel.com/mymodels/mymodels.htm

  

  • Member since
    June, 2018
Posted by E Baker on Friday, August 10, 2018 12:14 PM

fotofrank
Much prettier!

In that case, I saw that aircraft there at the Kalamazoo Air Zoo 3-4 years back. It hangs over the admissions desk in the front. it is about the first thing you see as you walk in. very nice, and nice looking build of the Q.

  • Member since
    January, 2004
  • From: Brisbane Australia
Posted by ChrisJH666 on Friday, August 10, 2018 4:56 PM

That's come out really nicely John. Good looking aircraft too. Wonder how it would have gone in combat?

In the queue: 1/48 Spitfire Vb (Malta), Spitfire VIII x2 (RAAF), P39 x2 (RAAF), P43 Lancer (RAAF), Martin Maryland (Malta), Typhoon NF1b

 

Chris

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