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Alistair Gauld
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1/72 KP Supermarine Spitfire PR. Mk.XI "SEAC"

December 8, 2022 · in Aviation · · 24 Comments

A kit that gave me no issues at all. Any problems along the way were caused purely by me.

The fit was fantastic and only required the smallest amount of filler.

Primed with Neutral Grey,
Painted with Colourcoats PRU Blue, Medium Sea Grey, Interior Grey Green, RAF/FAA Yellow, Tamiya Rubber Black, Nato Black, Flat Aluminium, Flat White, Clear Red and Clear Green.
Washed with Citadel Agrax Earthshade andNuln Oil.
Weathered with Flory Grey, Dark Dirt and Windsor & Newton oils.
Finished with Windsor & Newton Galeria Satin Varnish.

Thanks for looking,

Cheers,
Alistair

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24 responses

  1. Very nice Spitfire! Did You have any problems with fitting wings?

    • Thanks very much.
      The wing to fuselage fit was very good.

      1 attached image. Click to enlarge.

  2. Now if only Eduard would please do this in 1/48!

    Good work and a very nice result.

  3. Another winner, Alistair!

  4. Nice looking Spitfire, Alistair.

  5. Excellent job on the KP kit, Alistair!
    A really great looking Spit!
    A very attractive scheme!

  6. A new gem to be added to your shelf, Alistair @alistairfgauld
    Very nice result in a not so often used scheme.
    Weathering looks great as well.

  7. Great job on this Alistair, well done , the colour scheme is really nice.

  8. Nice work on this! I love to see Spitfires in schemes like this that we normally don't get to see a lot of. Well done!

  9. Great looking Spit - really a standout in that scheme and markings. Well done!

  10. Love the color scheme!

  11. It is hard to go wrong with a Tamiya kit, Alistair (@alistairfgauld), but your painting and weathering took it to the next level. Really nice.

  12. Nicely done Alistair, in a not often seen scheme.

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