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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jun 16, 2022 9:55 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

The progress I did on the concorde this week.While the airbrush worked well on one side, the other, it spitted and I had to clean it. Tried it again on the underside and it worked this time. I did the other side well today and I'm going to go for another layer on the underside https://i.servimg.com/...

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jun 09, 2022 9:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Where did revell got their pan am livery for their boeing 2707 100?
Replies: 0
Views: 589

Where did revell got their pan am livery for their boeing 2707 100?

Hello, I'm asking because when I look for period artwork or pan am desktop models from the time, I often see variation between the liveries, the flag will be in different position or no "pan am" on the wing and I haven't found yet a artwork who correspond to the revell livery (For mine, my...

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jun 09, 2022 12:35 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

It's been a while but I'm getting back at my airliners and my airbrush (ha a broken part that neded to be replaced not so long ago, now it work). I decided to re-do the primer layer of my A320 neo from revell because I had to re fill the join and get them better and I didn't do the first layer well ...

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by thebunkerparodi
Mon Jun 06, 2022 9:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Gulf traveller fleet expansion if more succesful?
Replies: 0
Views: 548

Gulf traveller fleet expansion if more succesful?

Hello, while looking for a revell boeing 767 300 ER with this livery, I looked for information on the airline and it ran from 2003 to 2007 and operated 6 767 300. If the airline was more succesful and added more destination than the one they planed in the UK, would they get more planes? If yes, what...

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by thebunkerparodi
Tue May 17, 2022 5:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: if the tupolev 144 was exported, would it be sold only to the warsaw pact airlines or not?
Replies: 3
Views: 787

if the tupolev 144 was exported, would it be sold only to the warsaw pact airlines or not?

Hello, by curiosity, if the Tu 144 was more successful and the ussr decided to export it, would they allow it to be sold to the western airlines or only to the warsaw pact one?
Thanks for your anserws and sorry for my absence, I know it's been a while.

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by thebunkerparodi
Wed Apr 06, 2022 7:59 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

still progressing on my concorde, I'm done sanding the putty sooner than I expected, now it's time to go for the raised cheatline and air france flag
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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Apr 03, 2022 8:39 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

It's been so long since I haven't posted an update, so here's one. My motivation for my concorde came back, I'm done sanding the underside, now it's time to do the wing top. https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/32/47/80/dsc_6757.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/32/47/80/dsc_6757.jpg The last liner kit I...

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by thebunkerparodi
Mon Mar 07, 2022 11:47 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: difference between DDR and normal russian mig 21PFM with the double piece canopy?
Replies: 0
Views: 1449

difference between DDR and normal russian mig 21PFM with the double piece canopy?

Hello, planning on getting the ak interactive release of the mig 21 PFM with DDR and luftwaffe marking and I wondered wha are the difference between those 2, I know the export mig 21 are different from the russian one and the GP 9 gun pod wasn't available at the start for the german too. Thanks for ...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Jan 30, 2022 4:04 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

Didn't post my fixed concorde wing and stab. It look much better now and I also started renovating a old heller A380, hesitating turning it in a A380F or A3XX 100F . https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/32/47/80/dsc_6727.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/32/47/80/dsc_6728.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/...

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by thebunkerparodi
Mon Jan 24, 2022 12:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: how did boeing and BAC/sud wanted to reach the number they forecasted for their 2707 and concorde?
Replies: 0
Views: 617

how did boeing and BAC/sud wanted to reach the number they forecasted for their 2707 and concorde?

Hello, did they expected more airlines to get thier plane or the customer airlines getting more after their first order? The number for the boeing 2707 are verry optimistic, same with the concorde when reading pierre sparaco book "Concorde-Histoire d'un mythe". The number for the SST come ...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Jan 22, 2022 5:42 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

I was at my modelling club meeting this afternoon and decided to work a bit on the concorde there when I remarked my horizontal stab weren't symmetrical, cheked the wing and noticed I didn't did it properly so I unglued then re-glued it and now I see why I had a big step to put putty on. https://i.s...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Jan 22, 2022 10:20 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: inside color of the concorde prototype engine cowling?
Replies: 1
Views: 1189

inside color of the concorde prototype engine cowling?

Hello, I'm working on my heller 1/100 scale 1964 concorde project, but I have difficulties figuring out what color I need for the inside cowling. I know part of it need to be black, but I'm not sure for the rest. Can anyone tell me what color I can use for this part? It seem to me be a metal yellow ...

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jan 20, 2022 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air looks to rebrand
Replies: 130
Views: 40674

Re: Korean Air looks to rebrand

My point is that it's not lazy, the concept show they worked on it and clearly spend time and effort on the livery, I don't get how you can't get my point, are you going to say air france livery is the same because it's eurowhite despite the amount of work that went in the rebrand?

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jan 20, 2022 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air looks to rebrand
Replies: 130
Views: 40674

Re: Korean Air looks to rebrand

it's not a bad thing, and sorry but its not lazyness, people who dislike eurowhite should really stop with this one for me, I'll give lufthansa and air france as example, lufthansa did lots of concept for their livery with diferent color, same with air france when they did their 1975 rebrand,here a ...

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jan 20, 2022 9:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air looks to rebrand
Replies: 130
Views: 40674

Re: Korean Air looks to rebrand

I don't agree with the idea they are similar or that eurowhite is dull, I think it make the aircraft look cleaner and I'd not say air france eurowhite is the same as lufthansa or that lufthansa is the same as LOT because of difference in color, name and tail

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jan 20, 2022 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air looks to rebrand
Replies: 130
Views: 40674

Re: Korean Air looks to rebrand

ah I see the tradition of disliking new liveries is respected (sorry but that's how I feel whenever I see thread of new liveries, people will often hate them). Do we even have a pic of the livery ?

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jan 20, 2022 8:19 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

I'm done sanding the nose and I found some verry interesting and simple to do air france livery concept from 1975, so I know what to do with my easykit https://actualites-air-espace.blogspot.com/2019/03/et-si-le-logo-air-france-etait-different.html https://www.sebastienbouyssou.com/2009/02/13/air-fr...

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by thebunkerparodi
Wed Jan 19, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

finally done sanding the underside of my heller concorde wing, I glued the landing gear again and the door are in place.
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by thebunkerparodi
Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:15 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: The ethics of taking (and publishing!) pictures of aircraft and installations.
Replies: 7
Views: 2889

Re: The ethics of taking (and publishing!) pictures of aircraft and installations.

Another odd thing is when air crash investigation has to blur registration letter for some reason when they show certain plane. I don't get why is it such a issue to photograph an aircraft for them, it's not liek the pilot/passenger will be that visible (depend of how the pic was taken) and what's t...

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Jan 13, 2022 11:48 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

Got the boeing SST today and... I can't my 1/200 scale revell concorde in pan am livery because the pan am logo are too big for concorde, I may do it either inspired by FWTSA or one that was ordered by brannif in a calder livery, not sure when brannif expected their concorde to arrive.https://finear...

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by thebunkerparodi
Mon Jan 10, 2022 10:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Did BA consider a blue belly for Negus/Landor liveries on Concorde?
Replies: 3
Views: 741

Did BA consider a blue belly for Negus/Landor liveries on Concorde?

https://www.yesterdaysairlines.com/ba-l ... -2015.html
Thanks for your answers!
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Hello, asking because this link on british airways liveries history seem to say they at least considered it but decided not to do it because the blue paint was problematic (why?). link to the liveries https://www.yesterdaysairlines.com/ba-l ... -2015.html
Thanks for your answers!

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Jan 09, 2022 1:40 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

got the revell boeing SST today, one will be pan am, the other braniff flying US color livery from alexander calder (boeing brochure state an entry in service considered for 1975, so it's still valid for a what if braniff aircraft and they had 2 option) https://www.scalemates.com/products/img/7/0/2/...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Jan 09, 2022 9:35 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

I decided to do a before/After sanding, so here's what my concorde look like before I sanded it
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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Jan 08, 2022 9:28 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: boeing 2707 100 first flight, certification and delivery to the airlines schedule?
Replies: 3
Views: 1267

Re: boeing 2707 100 first flight, certification and delivery to the airlines schedule?

from a brochure from theairchive.com website, they also targeted 1970 for the first flight and saw thing really big with 500 by 1990 at least and they expected the sales to reach 1000 to 1200 (note the brochure date from the time the first concorde flight was scheduled for 1968, it was delayed for a...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Jan 08, 2022 8:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: boeing 2707 100 first flight, certification and delivery to the airlines schedule?
Replies: 3
Views: 1267

boeing 2707 100 first flight, certification and delivery to the airlines schedule?

Hello, reposting it because I didn't knew I needed to mention the source, I got information on the SST first flight from the french book "Concorde-Histoire d'un mythe" by Pierre sparaco, edition docavia. It say the 300 was planned to enter service in 1978, and the first flight in 1972. Wha...

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by thebunkerparodi
Fri Jan 07, 2022 12:33 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: aerospatiale A200 from the 1980'?
Replies: 13
Views: 2031

Re: aerospatiale A200 from the 1980'?

I compared it with the heller A320 and it looked a lot like a A320 with some difference (can totally make one out of the heller kit without much modifcation)

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by thebunkerparodi
Fri Jan 07, 2022 11:39 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: aerospatiale A200 from the 1980'?
Replies: 13
Views: 2031

aerospatiale A200 from the 1980'?

http://theairchive.net/aerospatiale-memorabilia/

Thanks for your answers!
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Hello, would it be possible to have more information of the project? it look a lot like the A320 and seem to be base on a A300 with CFM 56 engine http://theairchive.net/aerospatiale-memorabilia/

Thanks for your answers!

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Jan 02, 2022 6:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: do you see flight reviews as subjective or objective?
Replies: 9
Views: 1000

Re: do you see flight reviews as subjective or objective?

something that I don't like with some people who complain about sam chui being bias is when they act as if other reviewer aren't when their taste and standard will influence their reviews as well and sam acknowledged airlines are going to use im for PR in his skytrax video and I do agree with him th...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Jan 02, 2022 6:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

The british airways being a what if with different engine and interior, I won't add registration letters. The project doesn't seem to ahve much pictures to go by beside bad quality stuff

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Jan 02, 2022 10:51 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

Got the first 2 revell boeing 747 I ordered yesterday. The cutaway, I'm now hesitating between British airways and SAS because british airways had a weird policy on modelling specific aircraft of their fleet in the 60', revell at the time couldn't put specific registration letters on their 200 decal...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Jan 01, 2022 1:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: do you see flight reviews as subjective or objective?
Replies: 9
Views: 1000

Re: do you see flight reviews as subjective or objective?

Even the one who writte their reviews well can still be not 100% objective, that's why I prefer to watch other reiews channels than just one

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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Jan 01, 2022 1:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: do you see flight reviews as subjective or objective?
Replies: 9
Views: 1000

do you see flight reviews as subjective or objective?

I'd say subjective because each reviewers have their own standards on what make a flight good even if they want to be the most objective possible their own state can still come in and the experience will vary with everyone, sometimes 2 aircraft from the same company can be in different state (sam ch...

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by thebunkerparodi
Fri Dec 31, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

assembled the wing yesterday wich putted less trouble than I thought they would. I glued them bit by bit then putted the concorde on its stand to see how it look https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/32/47/80/dsc_6713.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/32/47/80/dsc_6714.jpg https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/3...

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by thebunkerparodi
Wed Dec 29, 2021 11:59 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

landing gear and engine are done. They're quite well detailed taking in account the kit is from 1965 and base on a 1964 project. I'm assembing the lower wing on the fuselage wich is a bit complicated (but not as difficult as a unicraft model so I don't mind) https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/32/47/80/d...

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by thebunkerparodi
Tue Dec 28, 2021 7:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: wich airlines did BAC/aerospatiale thought would order concorde to get to the 250 orders by 1980 goal?
Replies: 8
Views: 1129

wich airlines did BAC/aerospatiale thought would order concorde to get to the 250 orders by 1980 goal?

Hello, while going through "Concorde: histoire d'un mythe" from pierre sparaco, BAC and aerospatiael hoped to get 250 order by 1980 (page 98 of the most recent edition), wich airlines did they hoped xwould get it? Maybe they also thought the original customers would order more. THanks for ...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Dec 26, 2021 8:19 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

Good that I saved money because I could get a still sealled airfix braniff concorde
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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Dec 25, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

My step dad got me a heller 1/125 scale concorde wich I'll do as the 8th concorde air france had the intention to get, for some reason website varry on the concorde option, sometimes only 7 are mentionned for BOAC and air france, other 8. https://www.scalemates.com/products/img/7/7/3/1368773-10105-6...

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by thebunkerparodi
Wed Dec 22, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

I've seen picture of it in light sand so I'm doing it in that color. I closed the nose and glued it on the fuselage. Didn't thought it'd be longer than a 1/144 scale 747 8F. I'll modify the nose so it'll be somewhat accurate to the prototype https://i.servimg.com/u/f38/20/32/47/80/dsc_6658.jpg https...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Dec 19, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

ok, I'll keep them on model to use them as guide to make the doors. What color should I use to paint inside the nose, the same as the front landing gear bay? My dad ordered me 3 model for christmas, I paid for 2 and the SAS will have a what if interior base on boeing brochure since the revell config...

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by thebunkerparodi
Thu Dec 16, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

I know I already have 10 kit to build but I decided to start it while waiting christma to get bottles of thinner with acrylic paint (I still intend to use my revell pot, I don't want to waste them). The Légende heller giftset has 2 model the caravelle wich propose the original decoration from 1957 w...

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by thebunkerparodi
Mon Dec 13, 2021 3:45 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

Out of thinner because I made the bottle fall accidently so I'll concentrate on my advanced freighter engine now and everything I can with brush ... What color should I use for the black of the PS tail? Revell ask me to do a weird mix but it seem to be a majority of red, so wouldn't it end up being ...

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by thebunkerparodi
Mon Dec 13, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: site where I can find old airliner kit for cheaper than 80€ beside oldmodelkit?
Replies: 6
Views: 2257

Re: site where I can find old airliner kit for cheaper than 80€ beside oldmodelkit?

ok thanks! I prefer to avoid ordering from the US on ebay due to the verry high shipping cost (and it's a pain to search rare airliner there, they'll often cost 100€)

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by thebunkerparodi
Mon Dec 13, 2021 12:51 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: drawing of the boeing 747 800X?
Replies: 0
Views: 958

drawing of the boeing 747 800X?

Hello, I know around 2002 boeing studied a 800X but I can only find description from fmight global, no drawing. I need one because I want to do it using a revell 8i(it'll have the old LH livery, planning on getting it for christmas with a cargolux cutaway, a SAS with interior and a aurora 747 with K...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sun Dec 12, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: site where I can find old airliner kit for cheaper than 80€ beside oldmodelkit?
Replies: 6
Views: 2257

Re: site where I can find old airliner kit for cheaper than 80€ beside oldmodelkit?

thanks but note that I'm from france so the shipping cost might be too high for me (never understood why it's so high between europe and the US on ebay)

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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Dec 11, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: site where I can find old airliner kit for cheaper than 80€ beside oldmodelkit?
Replies: 6
Views: 2257

Re: site where I can find old airliner kit for cheaper than 80€ beside oldmodelkit?

the old 200/100 kit, I already know where I can get the SAS cutaway (wich I'll get for christmas and do with a what if interior base on boeing brochure from theairchives) Per example https://www.scalemates.com/products/img/2/8/0/140280-14745-15-pristine.jpg https://www.scalemates.com/products/img/2/...

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by thebunkerparodi
Sat Dec 11, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: site where I can find old airliner kit for cheaper than 80€ beside oldmodelkit?
Replies: 6
Views: 2257

site where I can find old airliner kit for cheaper than 80€ beside oldmodelkit?

Hello, I wonder if that exist, becaus whenever I'm looking for a retro revell boeing 747, the price will verry often be higher than 80€ (particularly on ebay, god people sell retro kit at the higher price, a lot being at 100€ or more even without shipping cost).

Thanks for your answer!

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by thebunkerparodi
Fri Dec 10, 2021 10:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: why are interior so different between aircraft and airlines?
Replies: 5
Views: 1720

Re: why are interior so different between aircraft and airlines?

So the lower lobe galley was a thing for other aircraft than the 747, I understand the culture influence interior design as well, like with air india first 747
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by thebunkerparodi
Fri Dec 10, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: civilian aircraft what if
Replies: 67
Views: 13934

Re: civilian aircraft what if

got some work done on the wing and fuselage and started masking the engines but had a b it of an issue with my paint, I'll have to sand it
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