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Offline Captain Canada

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ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« on: January 09, 2019, 05:56:18 pm »
Always been a fan of their Trackers. Those turbines, those props, that colour scheme, and those shark mouths.....so why not ? Plus, when you're on the road, with limited resources and lots of time to kill, and every day you can use a 40-50% coupon at Hobby Lobby.....you end up with this ! I had brought a few bits of styrene with me from home, but purchased the rest in Grand Junction, Colorado. Those Testors sets are actually quite nice for the military builder. This kit was built in CO, WY, NE, UT and Ontario, Canada ! Well travelled eh ?

Radar nose from an old Testors 48th scale F-4 bomb.
Base of AAR probe from ECM blister of same.
AAR probe from a Revell Eurofighter Typhoon.
Guns faired over
Props scratched ( see blog )
Landing gear lengthened for in flight look and made removable, so I can take off, do a mission, and return to the carrier ( hey, I like to fly )
Alarm, Sidewinder, LGB, pod, centreline F-16 tank, other tank and markings from kit and various sources





In flight ! lol






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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2019, 05:57:53 pm »




CANADA KICKS arse !!!!

Long Live the Commonwealth !!!
Vive les Canadiens !
Where's my beer ?

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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2019, 05:59:24 pm »






CANADA KICKS arse !!!!

Long Live the Commonwealth !!!
Vive les Canadiens !
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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2019, 06:14:37 pm »
This is insane! I love it!  :wacko:
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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2019, 09:42:47 pm »
That sir, is gorgeous.   For an “on the road” build this one goes to 11. 
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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #5 on: January 09, 2019, 10:42:39 pm »
Looks ready to deal justice!
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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #6 on: January 09, 2019, 11:48:49 pm »
Nice, and colorful, too!  :thumbsup:

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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #7 on: January 10, 2019, 01:44:08 am »
Very nice!  Love the props!  and the tail hook.  :)
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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #8 on: January 10, 2019, 01:53:38 am »
It is great to see so up-to-date twin-boomers! :wub: Thanks! :thumbsup:
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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #9 on: January 10, 2019, 01:56:38 am »
Excellent job Cap'n.
 :thumbsup:
I did a Mohawk in this scheme.
http://www.whatifmodellers.com/index.php/topic,40704.msg686882.html#msg686882
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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #10 on: January 10, 2019, 02:28:06 am »
WOW, I really like that :wub:
I could see that wearing a set of Honduras markings, and upsetting a certain cartel neighbour. :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
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Re: ROCN Super Sea Bronco
« Reply #11 on: January 10, 2019, 06:06:24 am »
Oh that is nice  :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
Decals my @r$e!