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Roden 1/144 Boeing 720B Pan American

October 22, 2021 · in Aviation · · 26 · 2.2K

This is the first time I have assembled a kit.
The box art is attractive, but the kit itself has a nice atmosphere when completed.
The accuracy of the parts was good and they took shape quickly.
However, because the surface of the parts is pear-shaped, I had to re-carve almost all the molds during the surface treatment process.

Also, the quality of the decals was not as good as I would have liked, and I had a hard time with that.

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26 responses

  1. Stunning work. Bravo Zulu mate

  2. Very handsome build. Well done re-rounding the fuselage, and with the very attractive metal finishes.

  3. Excellent paint job!

  4. This airliner is spectacular, @dagored. The paint-work is terrific, especially the natural metal wings. Well done.

  5. Fantastic work, Dagored!

  6. Beautifully done, love the bare metal work!

  7. Great work on this. Excellent metal work.

  8. I really like this. It reminds me of the models I saw as a boy at the airport in Portland Oregon

  9. Exceptional work, Dagored @dagored
    Nice and shiny paintwork, exactly how you want to see an airliner.

  10. Great job, this is a beautiful airliner and you captured it on your build! Super Nice….

  11. Bloody Gorgeous!

  12. Pan Am colors on a Boeing. Hard to beat. Very nice indeed.

  13. The old airline liveries look great, very neat work.

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