“Gods of Tin” Eduard 1:72 MiG-15
November 10, 2013 in Aviation
here is my MiG done.
extras include Eduard Brassin resin cockpit
Eduard P.E. exterior set
stainless steel tubing for the 23mm cannon and pitot tube
Uschi ‘superfine’ rigging thread for the aerial wire
CMK nav. lights (though i think they are a bit too pronounced, but there they will stay)
there’s a MV products headlight lense in the intake landing light (though you would never know it)
landing gear position indicators out of .10″ plastic rod
.2mm lead wire for main wheel brake lines.
missing is the air pressure probe on the fuselage spine (to be added later)
finish is Alclad and Mr. Metal color
kit supplied markings for Czech Air Force MiG-15 flown by Lt. Jaroslav Sramek on 3/10/1953 when he shot down a 36th FBG F-84 over then Czechoslovakia.
thanks to James Salter, F-86 pilot and author of “The Hunters”, for the title
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