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PostSubject: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeFri Jan 31, 2014 8:30 am

When is somebody going to break this virgin??

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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeFri Jan 31, 2014 9:17 am

Ooooh dont even go there Jugs...
I have wanted to build one of these since they first came out but they scare me shitless...

Id love to have a go at one, but im afraid of buying a $80 kit and making a right royal knob of it.
Apparently the Fokker DVII is a good one to start with, because it has minimal rigging.
But Im game if you are....
(they have free delivery).

Are they available from anywhere in SA?

Steve

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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeSat Feb 01, 2014 7:01 am

I think you would need to order it Steve, i sure don't know of anyone locally stocking them. They are very tempting but i must admit for around R1000 all up, i would rather get myself a couple sets of Fruils.

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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeSat Feb 01, 2014 9:01 am

Yeah well that is the problem isnt it, they are a bit pricey...

Anyone going anywhere near NZ in the forseeable future?

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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeTue Sep 09, 2014 1:18 pm

I'm tempted to do the 1:48 DH2 by Eduard.

I think I'll sneek that into my Xmas sock along with the 1:48 Super Valkyrie by Hasegawa.


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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeThu Sep 11, 2014 2:02 pm

Yeah babe yeah!!!! We need to de-virginise this sucker.

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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeThu Sep 11, 2014 2:08 pm

Uh Huh...
Firstly, it has wings, too many wings, and secondly, those kits scare me.
But i'd still love to build one Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeTue Nov 04, 2014 11:56 pm

I've finally decided to buy it, the Eduard AirCo DH2!!

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This will be a future project...... What a Face

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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeWed Nov 05, 2014 1:52 am

Hmmm... scratch

That is almost interesting enough for me to re-think my "WWII ONLY" outlook.


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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeWed Nov 05, 2014 4:44 am

That looks like such a fun build - good purchase Snowy looking forward to seeing this one come together.

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PostSubject: Re: Where are the WNW kits guys?   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeWed Nov 05, 2014 3:11 pm

Hmmm... scratch

That is almost interesting enough for me to re-think my "WWII ONLY" outlook.

Ken, you'll be pleasantly surprised to know that the rigging is apparantly all PE. Shocked
I'll post pics of the sprues this weekend.

Eduard also do one of the Albatros D.III amongst others in the same line (profilpack). Probably the DH.2, Albatros, Sopwith Camel & Spad are my faves. I love you

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PostSubject: DH2   Where are the WNW kits guys? Icon_minitimeSat Nov 08, 2014 9:44 pm

Well, I may have over stated the PE rigging, but it is still an impressive kit for its size. Cool

Have a squizz!!

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All of that in a 1/48 WWI biplane!! affraid

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