Italeri 1/48 MiG-27 Flogger D
April 17, 2014 in Aviation
Third member of the ten buck crew is this beast. Basically a MiG-23 with the exception of the nose and engine intakes, both modified for lower, slower combat. This qualifies as a toy as the wings are engineered to move, so I guess everyone gets a good whack at me.
A combination of engraved and raised panel lines, and not very detailed-some of which is gestural at best. A mix of Model Master enamels, with the exception of the wheel color, which I completely missed. Out of the box except the outer gear door braces, which are copper wire. Original parts born to lose.
Starting to like the idea of these ten dollar jobs…
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