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PostPosted: Sun 03 Feb 2008 00:18 am 
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This is Paula's build, now a bit dusty, of the Herc from the version that is a re-pop of the Italeri kit:

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Nicely done Paula  8-)

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Thanks guys  :oops:

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A fine build and finish of a fine machine.


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Looks good.


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My version, converted to J spec using resin props and engines.

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Super build Rigid !!

You must have big shelves to put this with your E3 and Tristar  :lol:

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Great bit of modelling.


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Here's my second Hercules, finished in the colours of No. 37 Squadron, Richmond, NSW, Royal Australian Air Force, 1993.
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And here it is with my Lyneham Transport Wing example from before.
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Very nice indeed, especially like the 50th Anniversary colour scheme.


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PostPosted: Wed 16 Sep 2009 13:56 pm 
Looking great - no wonder you need a bigger car  :wink:


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Both excellent builds :thumb: .

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Tim's C-130 Herc from early 2009:
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Cost a whole fiver from The Works bookshop
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Fantastic builds lads and what a plane ... and still a workhorse!

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And here's Fat Albert:
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best gunship ever im wanting to buy one

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Hmmm, there was me thinking I'd already posted 'Snoopy' - but no! This is a pretty heavy conversion of the Airfix Hercules to RAF Hercules W.2 standard. It's still the same base kit - the Airfix issue of the Italeri C-130.

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Splendid looking model. If they ever stop using it as a weather station, they could use it as a mobile hairdresser's (unless they already have).


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