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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #45 on: February 28, 2014, 03:01:18 am »
One of these days, the  gentleman of the hat might confound and perplex us all by producing  something with tiny stub wings. 
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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #46 on: February 28, 2014, 08:59:05 am »
One of these days, the  gentleman of the hat might confound and perplex us all by producing  something with tiny stub wings. 

Funny you should say that.........  ;) ;) ;)
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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #47 on: February 28, 2014, 11:19:36 am »
I thought PR19 had already done that using parts left over from a DC-9 Whiff!

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #48 on: March 04, 2014, 04:01:19 am »
Contribution for this vague GB is on the way, already taking hardware from.  ;D

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #49 on: March 04, 2014, 05:34:03 am »
I thought PR19 had already done that using parts left over from a DC-9 Whiff!

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The DC9-BJ just had small wings relative to a full size DC9, on the BJ they were almost huge.  ;D
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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #50 on: March 06, 2014, 03:52:25 am »
Progress here is good! I might be able to post one or two teaser pics soon  ;D

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #51 on: March 06, 2014, 06:10:55 am »
got my parts from ebay so build on
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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #52 on: March 06, 2014, 07:10:38 am »
I have the kit I need, just need to finish what's on the bench at the moment
Decals my @r$e!

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #53 on: March 06, 2014, 09:30:47 am »
For your entertainment... and wild guesses  :wacko:


Teaser pics... by dizzyfugu, on Flickr


Teaser pics... by dizzyfugu, on Flickr


Teaser pics... by dizzyfugu, on Flickr


Teaser pics... by dizzyfugu, on Flickr

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #54 on: March 06, 2014, 04:00:14 pm »
Super 'Stang !

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #55 on: March 07, 2014, 12:06:02 am »
Keen eye!  :thumbsup:

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #56 on: March 07, 2014, 06:33:51 am »
Any aircraft can be improved by fitting longer wings, and/or a longer fuselage

...and I'm not a closeted 'Take That' fan, I'm a REAL fan! :)

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #57 on: March 07, 2014, 10:15:50 am »
When there's little to stir you need a BIG mixer! Free space to the ground is rather tight, but it works  ;)

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Re: Following in the footsteps of the P.R.19 - the idea
« Reply #59 on: March 08, 2014, 02:01:58 am »
That's starting to look suspiciously like 'P-51 meets Bv155' to me......  ;)
Any aircraft can be improved by fitting longer wings, and/or a longer fuselage

...and I'm not a closeted 'Take That' fan, I'm a REAL fan! :)

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