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Roland Sachsenhofer (Roland)

Supermarine Attacker


14 28 July 2022, 10:16
Gareth Windsor
Beautiful cockpit again Roland. Shaping up to be another great build.
28 July 2022, 12:29
Roland Sachsenhofer
Thank you a lot Gareth!
29 July 2022, 08:49
Roland Sachsenhofer
Unfortunately, a not inconsiderable problem arose with the Attacker - with my participation, but also caused by the kit: only when applying the decals did I notice that the dividing line of the two colours cuts right through the markings on the fuselage. This is caused by the elevator fins being too low... now I set them further up, but mainly in the rear part, the leading edge remained in a similar, too low position.

I find the sight of the result so unbearable that after a day of thinking I have come to the following course of action: I will repaint the fuselage, thereby raising the parting line and reapplying the markings with a new set of decals! The first step has already been taken, I have repainted everything!
2 August 2022, 15:49
Roland Sachsenhofer
Now the "Attacker" has finally taken wing! The model is now finished and in the best condition I could manage. Unfortunately, the kit has a few pitfalls and serious errors - and, well, I also contributed to that. In the end, most of the inconsistencies have been corrected or at least mitigated; the pictures nevertheless deal quite shamefully with the wrong colour separation line on the tail/tail fins 🙂
Thank you for your interest and comments, I hope you enjoy the pictures!
8 August 2022, 05:10
Top build and presentation! Noticed no errors or flaws whatsoever ............ 👍
8 August 2022, 07:13
Roland Sachsenhofer
Thank you alot for these words and motivation!
9 August 2022, 15:10


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1:48 Supermarine Attacker FB.2 (Trumpeter 02867)

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