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Re: Northrop N3 - New Zealand Imperial Air Corps. Finished Pics Page 2.
« Reply #30 on: January 31, 2018, 07:47:07 pm »
Thanks folks.
Typical limited run kit.  Took a bit of paying attention to get together.  Has a smattering of PE (instrument panel, seat belts, water rudders) and a vac form canopy (PitA but worth it in terms of clarity).
Paint is Vallejo acrylics.  Sky underside with Dark Sea Grey and IDF Blue (or US Intermediate Blue - depends which list you look at) upper.
Decals from an xtradecal RAAF & RNZAF national insignia set.

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Re: Northrop N3 - New Zealand Imperial Air Corps. Finished Pics Page 2.
« Reply #31 on: February 03, 2018, 06:48:53 am »
Great job on this one ! Love the camo pattern and colours. Such a big beast eh ! Looks great with those big boots.
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Re: Northrop N3 - New Zealand Imperial Air Corps. Finished Pics Page 2.
« Reply #32 on: February 03, 2018, 07:26:34 am »
Yeah! I like that. I'll have to build the one I have (which I got so I could rob the floats from it)
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« Reply #33 on: February 04, 2018, 02:40:58 am »
Thanks folks.

Kitnut - The wings are plenty thick enough to carve out some wheel wells.  Or one would look good with spats.
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Re: Northrop N3 - New Zealand Imperial Air Corps. Finished Pics Page 2.
« Reply #34 on: March 07, 2018, 07:46:59 pm »
I'm sorry I missed this, it's rather nifty! I quite like the paint scheme.
I find it very hard to believe Academy would make a mistake like that he said sarcastically...

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« Reply #35 on: March 08, 2018, 01:33:13 am »
Glad you like it Zac.  Bit of a lazy scheme TBH.  No deep thought, research or custom colours.  just copy the one on the instructions with green swapped for blue and some kiwis.
I had a whole Norwegian Blue, pining for the fjords, it's only sleeping thing worked out in one draft of the back story...
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Re: Northrop N3 - New Zealand Imperial Air Corps. Finished Pics Page 2.
« Reply #36 on: March 08, 2018, 06:21:24 am »

I had a whole Norwegian Blue, pining for the fjords, it's only sleeping thing worked out in one draft of the back story...
 ;D

And I bet you've even got the mac/raincoat/brown storeman's coat ?  :angel:
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« Reply #37 on: March 09, 2018, 02:52:03 am »

I had a whole Norwegian Blue, pining for the fjords, it's only sleeping thing worked out in one draft of the back story...
 ;D

And I bet you've even got the mac/raincoat/brown storeman's coat ?  :angel:

No, but have the "Terry Jones in drag" voice down to a T and I watch Life of Brian every easter religiously...
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« Reply #38 on: March 09, 2018, 03:40:53 am »

I had a whole Norwegian Blue, pining for the fjords, it's only sleeping thing worked out in one draft of the back story...
 ;D

And I bet you've even got the mac/raincoat/brown storeman's coat ?  :angel:

No, but have the "Terry Jones in drag" voice down to a T and I watch Life of Brian every easter religiously...

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Re: Northrop N3 - New Zealand Imperial Air Corps. Finished Pics Page 2.
« Reply #39 on: March 09, 2018, 06:22:13 am »

I had a whole Norwegian Blue, pining for the fjords, it's only sleeping thing worked out in one draft of the back story...
 ;D

And I bet you've even got the mac/raincoat/brown storeman's coat ?  :angel:

No, but have the "Terry Jones in drag" voice down to a T and I watch Life of Brian every easter religiously...

When I saw the stage show it was almost a singalong  ;D
Decals my @r$e!