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Beechcraft JRB-4 US Navy, 1/72 Hobbycraft.

This is my take on a Navy transport version of the Beech 18. A simple kit from Hobbycraft, the last of my Dad’s old stash. spare stars and bars, the rest home made decals.

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12 responses to Beechcraft JRB-4 US Navy, 1/72 Hobbycraft.

  1. A wonderful build, Rob. I can almost feel your dad.

    Great build.

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  2. Built one these myself, looks great !!

  3. Great build Rob, nicely done.

  4. Neat little plane Robert, nicely done and your decals look good too !!

  5. Nice work, Robert. I’m a fan of these old Hobbycraft kits.

  6. sweet…my dad flew those at the end

  7. I LOVE the venerable Twin Beech! Great model, Robert. Your Dad would be proud!

  8. Thanks guys, along with some SNJ’s, the aviation high school that I went to had a couple of old JRB’s the students could misuse and abuse in learning mechanic skills.

  9. Beech 18 flown in the movie Mad, mad, mad, World . Very very funny film

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