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Title: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: Nick on November 30, 2020, 04:14:57 am
During my recent dive into the deep stash I uncovered a part built 1/72 FROG Jaguar. I don't want it any more. The kit isn't the best and I did a poor job making it. Needs a lot of PSR etc.

It comes with a choice of cockpits - I chose the 2 seat trainer version but I still have the single seat section and both canopy. You could probably switch them over if you like.
All parts to complete it are there, wheels, pilots, 4 very big missiles and some French markings.

Before I chuck it in the bin, will anybody pay the postage and take it off my hands?
Title: Re: Free: part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: chrisonord on November 30, 2020, 07:27:06 am
Can I have it please  Nick, it will come in useful  I am sure  :thumbsup:
Chris
Title: Re: Free: part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: Nick on November 30, 2020, 07:51:54 am
Can I have it please  Nick, it will come in useful  I am sure  :thumbsup:
Chris

SOLD! For the princely sum of nothing  :o

It'll be on its way to Darwen this week. I might even wrap it in Xmas paper  :rolleyes:
Title: Re: Free: part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: chrisonord on November 30, 2020, 07:55:36 am
Can I have it please  Nick, it will come in useful  I am sure  :thumbsup:
Chris

SOLD! For the princely sum of nothing  :o

It'll be on its way to Darwen this week. I might even wrap it in Xmas paper  :rolleyes:
;D ;D
Cheers Nick, let me know  the postage when you send it please.  Thankyou very much  :thumbsup:
Chris
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: sandiego89 on November 30, 2020, 02:56:54 pm
Glad it found a loving home.  We might have to start paying folks to take FROG kits!   :wacko:
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: Nick on November 30, 2020, 03:35:22 pm
Glad it found a loving home.  We might have to start paying folks to take FROG kits!   :wacko:

I do hope not, I've got a couple more somewhere in the stash  :-X
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: chrisonord on December 05, 2020, 09:25:16 am
I have only built a few Frog kits, and some of their progeny and found they are not that bad considering when they were made. I only really have a problem with modern expensive kits that leave you questioning your sanity after attempting to build them.
Chris
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: Gondor on December 05, 2020, 02:40:51 pm
Glad it found a loving home.  We might have to start paying folks to take FROG kits!   :wacko:

I do hope not, I've got a couple more somewhere in the stash  :-X

Of what?

I don't meant the manufacturer as that bit was a given  :rolleyes:

Gondor
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: Nick on December 05, 2020, 04:05:01 pm
Glad it found a loving home.  We might have to start paying folks to take FROG kits!   :wacko:

I do hope not, I've got a couple more somewhere in the stash  :-X

Of what?

I don't meant the manufacturer as that bit was a given  :rolleyes:

Gondor

I have a bagged He162 which is probably a collectable item by now. On Ebay right now sellers are demanding 15+  :o

I also have a bagged-up Frog/Novo Shackleton which I have a firm plan for but no desire to get started. I would rather do one of the modern Shacks but the prices scare me.
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: PR19_Kit on December 06, 2020, 04:45:58 am

I also have a bagged-up Frog/Novo Shackleton which I have a firm plan for but no desire to get started. I would rather do one of the modern Shacks but the prices scare me.


Lay in stocks of 350 grit wet and dry, even the worn Novo ones have ZILLIONS of over scale rivets! 40000 of them by my calculations!
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: Gondor on December 06, 2020, 05:46:20 am

I also have a bagged-up Frog/Novo Shackleton which I have a firm plan for but no desire to get started. I would rather do one of the modern Shacks but the prices scare me.


Lay in stocks of 350 grit wet and dry, even the worn Novo ones have ZILLIONS of over scale rivets! 40000 of them by my calculations!

Well they did call them 20,000 rivits flying in close formation

Gondor
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: PR19_Kit on December 06, 2020, 06:40:25 am

Well they did call them 20,000 rivits flying in close formation

Gondor


They must have only counted the top.  ;D
Title: Re: SOLD! part-built 1/72 FROG Jaguar?
Post by: Gondor on December 06, 2020, 12:43:35 pm

Well they did call them 20,000 rivits flying in close formation

Gondor


They must have only counted the top.  ;D

I think it was just the fuselage as it was the crew which said it. Defiantly not good when you had to ware foul weather gear to fly through clouds.

Gondor