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

November 14, 2018 · in Aviation · · 12 Comments

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

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12 responses

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

    Great build.


  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. Looks good Robert

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

  7. dad flew those at the end

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

  9. 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.

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

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