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Mike Grant (Migrant)
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Airfix Kingfisher

This was one of the earliest builds for the SAMI 'Circuits and Bumps' series. The kit was the MPC boxing of the Kingfisher and came with some dubious-looking figures. I re-scribed the kit, added some White Ensign PE interior bits and various small details. The flaps also had to be extended as Airfix have them incorrectly stopping at the wing-walk. Canopy is a Falcon vac-form item, which helps a lot as the kit parts are a bit thick. Overall, a fun little project.

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1:72 Kingfisher (MPC 7001-70)
 

Comments

30. April 2015, 19:12
 
Urban Gardini
Marvelous build mate!
30. April 2015, 19:21
Martin McIlroy
Yet another excellent build, congratulations.
30. April 2015, 19:32
Steve Wilson
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Anuvver awesome build Mike!!!
30. April 2015, 20:40
Kerry COX
That is just a delight to see and look at mate.
Beautifully done. :)
30. April 2015, 20:45
Burkhard D
Would never have guessed it's the Airfix kit. Stunning.
30. April 2015, 21:12
Camilla Josdal
Looks amazing!
30. April 2015, 23:21
30. April 2015, 23:23
Jürgen P.
,,SUPER,,,
30. April 2015, 23:25
Greg Wise
nice work as always.
30. April 2015, 23:33
Robbie
I must admit it does encourage you to dig out those old kits knowing it is actually possible to turn out a nice looking model. I am still staring at my Bristol Bulldog (from your other post) bag in my stash wondering though :-/
1. May 2015, 00:41
Leif Adams
Beautiful.
1. May 2015, 07:05
1. May 2015, 08:23
Soeren .
Wow... What an awesome and clean build!
1. May 2015, 08:25
Tony Tonov
Excellent!
1. May 2015, 08:47
Roland Sachsenhofer
Wow! Wonderful!
1. May 2015, 08:49
Thomas Bischoff
it's just great! I know the Airfix kit from the past.
1. May 2015, 08:55
Martien Lourens
Everything has been said. Can only join all these comments.
1. May 2015, 10:03
Christian Bruer
Sharp and clean work, looks really nice!
1. May 2015, 10:59
Mike Grant
You are all very kind, thanks for the comments :)
1. May 2015, 12:24
Ralf Schuster
A lovely old kit and wonderful results... I like it
1. May 2015, 12:45
Hanno Kleinecke
I'm so fascinated by the grade of cleanliness and accuracy you show with every build here.
Exceptional in every way !
1. May 2015, 14:12

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