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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #285 on: October 23, 2019, 05:36:32 am »
Another find: an OOB whif!



Funny detail: on the box' side, a MiG-21F is depicted...  :unsure:


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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #286 on: October 23, 2019, 10:15:35 am »
That's pretty cool!!! I wish it were in 1/72.
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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #287 on: October 23, 2019, 04:13:20 pm »
I have one of those!

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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #288 on: October 23, 2019, 05:31:00 pm »
That's pretty cool!!! I wish it were in 1/72.

One could get a 1/72 Shenyang J-8II kit and backdate it to the J-8I configuration.  ;)  :wacko:







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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #289 on: October 24, 2019, 11:44:46 am »
Another find: an OOB whif!



Funny detail: on the box' side, a MiG-21F is depicted...  :unsure:



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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #290 on: October 24, 2019, 12:29:17 pm »
While the designation is incorrect, the aircraft is real:
http://www.airwar.ru/enc/xplane/e152a.html



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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #291 on: October 24, 2019, 12:35:01 pm »
And to further verify that Jon is correct:

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mikoyan-Gurevich_Ye-150_family
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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #292 on: October 24, 2019, 01:31:24 pm »
Modelsvit do a few of those variants  in 1/72nd scale,  i have a  couple of  them
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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #294 on: October 31, 2019, 02:25:12 am »
Greg does quite a range of his 'Flights 0f Fancy' decals, and very good they are too.  :thumbsup:
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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #295 on: October 31, 2019, 05:44:04 am »
While the designation is incorrect, the aircraft is real:

The 'MiG-23' designation was actually given to it officially in the West and the 'Flipper' reporting name came from NATO's ASCC, so it's not even the kit company's fault.

I've got one too, for nostalgia reasons since I built and screwed up one back in the day. :thumbsup:
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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #297 on: June 02, 2020, 10:04:38 am »
I like that Lufhtansa stuff. Trying to think of a way to make my C-17 and this is a good contender. I've seen one more somewhere but I can't remember what it was and of ourse there's the... I think... UAE one that's real world and while I think it's military, it certainly looks civil.
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Re: Whiffs on Ebay
« Reply #299 on: June 18, 2020, 02:16:09 am »
Wow, that's not on. Dont suppose you can do anything about it? I can second that the Focke-Wulf Ta-490 is a complete rip off of your model, I provided the inspiration for it with my (yet unflown, but maybe it will someday fly) R/C model.
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