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Two shiny “little friends”: here comes the second one.

I did chose to build a RAF Mustang Mk. III, the decals have been taken from the kit.
I hope you like the outcome and the pictures!

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14 responses to Two shiny “little friends”: here comes the second one.

  1. Nice!! Looks great with the Malcolm hood.

  2. Also a dandy. I’ll bet they look great side-by-side.

  3. Both builds are great. I like the subtleness of the weathered metal finish.

  4. Great presentation, sir….love it.

  5. Dear mates, thank you for these kind comments!

  6. 🙂 … Greetings … 🙂 :
    Very nice clean looking builds ( Two shiny “little friends”: here is the first one. ) Roland.

  7. Very nice work here Roland.

    One thing for future reference for all who build this kit, a little-known fact I only became aware of a year ago or so after “doing it incorrectly” for 25 years since this kit came out: the Malcolm Hood is just clear plastic, no framing. Once you know it, it’s easy to see in close-up photos, but also easily mistaken with light reflecting on it in the photo.

  8. Thank you mates for these friendly remarks!
    Tom, that is a very informative hint you gave on the Malcolm hood! I have found confirmative and clarifying pictures of the real thing in the net- I will take account of that on my recent build of Trumpeters Mustang Mk.III
    For all interested in that matter: https://ww2aircraft.net/forum/threads/tamiya-1-48-p-51b-mustang.45252/

  9. Well done Roland. Makes a great stablemate to your P-51B.

  10. That’s another beauty – both those Mustangs are very eye-catching! Well done.

  11. Thank you for both comments and kind words!

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