Eduard 1/72 Spitfire IXc

Jim R

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#21
Hi Pete
The cockpit looks great and I'm glad you got the fit sorted. Funnily enough on my 1/48 version my cockpit fitted between the two fuselage halves OK but would not go in square.
Jim
 

John Race

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#23
Pete.
Boy that's some clamp ! Nice to see every effort being employed to beat it into shape .:thumb2:
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#26
Well, the wing/fuselage joint looks fine on one side:
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The other side, not so good:
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Going to need some serious scraping to get that to fit. Of course it all fitted just fine before I glued the cockpit in!

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#30
Thanks Colin, Jim, Dave.
Well, after much scraping(and swearing) the wing roots now fit. The area at the back of the wing under the fuselage is a bit of a problem, having to force it into place then add some Extra Thin. It's getting there though. Photos later.
I'm amazed that gunsight has (so far) survived all the rough handling!

Pete
 
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