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Offline AXU

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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #15 on: June 03, 2017, 07:54:30 am »
Whatever you choose the result will be the same

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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #16 on: June 04, 2017, 03:14:28 pm »
Yeah, I'm finally done.  I think that's the quickest I've built a model in 20 yrs.

To hedge their bets against the failure of the MiG-29, MiG created the ultimate version of the MiG-23.  MiG switched to fixed wings, revised the intakes for better performance and integrated the latest air-to-air weaponry in a bid to keep the MiG-23 competitive.

Work on the MiG-23MLGD and the MiG-29 proceeded concurrently with the MiG-23MLGD sharing most of the MiG-29 weapons systems and avionics. Early in 1978 a fly off occurred between the two types. While the MiG-23MLGD was found to have very similar performance it was felt that it was at the end of the line in regards to upgrades while the MiG-29 had considerable growth potential.

Regardless 48 Mig-23MLGDs were produced before production switched over to the MiG-29. 

Anyway, here are the pics.
















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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #17 on: June 04, 2017, 03:17:50 pm »
now that realy works.  :thumbsup:

One very tidy model.
I realy like the look of this one  ;D
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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #18 on: June 04, 2017, 03:21:34 pm »
 :thumbsup: oh now that's looks very nice indeed. A great conversion and a great build & finish looks fully plausible  :mellow:
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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #19 on: June 04, 2017, 03:32:46 pm »
:thumbsup: oh now that's looks very nice indeed. A great conversion and a great build & finish looks fully plausible  :mellow:
Can't put it any better! :thumbsup:

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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #20 on: June 04, 2017, 03:58:14 pm »
Excellent model and really nice paint - good job all round!  :thumbsup:
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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #21 on: June 04, 2017, 04:41:45 pm »
The result is the one I expected  :wub: :thumbsup:  AWESOME !!! Is all I can say.
Great job !

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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #22 on: June 04, 2017, 08:47:19 pm »
I'm in love... :wub: :wub: Superb model and pics! :bow:
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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #23 on: June 04, 2017, 09:17:15 pm »
Sweet! :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #24 on: June 05, 2017, 03:01:55 am »
Just perfect!
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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #25 on: June 05, 2017, 03:06:46 am »
Fab.   :thumbsup:
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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #26 on: June 05, 2017, 08:10:37 am »
My oh my, she is neat  :wub:
Decals my @r$e!

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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #27 on: June 05, 2017, 08:25:57 am »
I'm tagging this one as the build to beat... just wow.  :-X
Thanks!

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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #28 on: June 05, 2017, 11:37:31 am »
Most beautiful!
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Re: MiG-23MLGD
« Reply #29 on: June 05, 2017, 02:35:31 pm »
This looks absolutely fantastic even if the pilot looks as if he needs a booster cushion  :thumbsup:

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