new spitfire 044.jpgnew spitfire 029.jpgnew spitfire 033.jpgnew spitfire 036.jpgspitfire windvane 009.jpgSpitfire scratch built from ply, balsa and pine, prop blades cut from a deodorant can.Prop spins on an unused WW2 control cable bearing from a B25, as does the centre pivot. Squadron codes are spurious. They do in fact form the initials of the person I built the plane for.
great job Don
Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by military EOD personnel .
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Absolutley magnificant. Well down!
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any live ordnance shown in my posts was dealt with accordingly by trained qualified professionals
"Never start a fight that you can't win with everything you have right now" By Sergeant Joe Walker, 10 (One-Zero) of RT California, Vietnam.
Major skilz, there. I really do need one of those, now. (Initials are RVH; nudge-nudge, wink-wink) :-)
Went back and watched the skit.
Have to share: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ona-R...layer_embedded
Last edited by Slick; 5th August 2012 at 10:42 PM.
It's always darkest before dawn. So if you're going to steal the
neighbor's newspaper, that's the time to do it.
Hi Thanks Guys,I enjoy making them,it keeps the old grey matter active,
ps,I watched the skit too,magic,thanks,
Taking any orders?
My friends call me Lefty cuz I just ain't right.
"Science flies you to the moon. Religion flies you into buildings."
That is so cool !!! Great job !!!
I love it! Well done.
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Thanks Guys,it is nice to have my efforts appreciated,,