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1/144 Eduard Spitfire Mk IXc

I have just completed this little kit in 1/144. It is my first ever build in this scale and a nice diversion from those huge 1/72 kits I usually build! This was built OOB and painted with AK Extreme Metal and MRP paints. The next one will have invasion stripes! Hope you like it.

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8 responses to 1/144 Eduard Spitfire Mk IXc

  1. Kudos for taking on this scale, Geoffrey, and I love the result. That quarter really puts the size of this into perspective and highlights the skill needed to work on this small scale.
    Lovely build with a great finish – especially the contrasting cowling.
    But, invasion stripes? You HAVE to be kidding.

  2. A diversion from those “…huge 1/72nd scale kits…” ? Now, THOSE are ‘small’ to ME. ( lol ) but THIS – this is extraordinary in its’ detail, sir. And where did you get that giant quarter? 🙂

  3. Nice!!! I’ll never complain about 1/72 cramping my fingers again.

  4. Where is it, I can’t see it anywhere? Sorry, I was on my iPhone, now it’s on my lap top, it’s probably bigger that it is in real life! Great stuff, Geoffrey, very neat work.

  5. Outstanding, Geoffrey! I wouldn’t have known it is in 1/144 scale without your telling us … and that “giant quarter” as Craig put it. LoL!

  6. Wow, and you apparently didn’t go blind building it. Good job on a mini-me rendition.

  7. Now that’s a great build. Nice work.

  8. Very nice! And an interesting scheme.

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