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Stephen G added a new photoalbum.
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Updated: July 6, 2019
4. July at 22:37:15 Share
Slavo Hazucha Excellent cockpit and interior! looking forward for more :)
5. July at 07:48:29
Bart Goesaert That cockpit is nice... the idea for presenting it too...
5. July at 11:05:59
Holger Kranich This Looks really good! I heard rumors about some gaps who appear whilst building. Can you confirm it? Must be the upper side and can be comouflaged with kit parts.
5. July at 11:42:22
Stephen G @Holger - Yes, unfortunately... I've been test-fitting the 2 fuselage halves around the cabin as I progress and let's just say... I am not looking forward to joining them. There are large gaps both on the bottom and top, and I don't think there's anything you can do to prevent it happening. Theoretically you can close the bottom one, resulting in a larger gap at the top which can be covered by the engine housing. But.... the engine housing then doesn't fit properly on top either. I'll try to get a photo of the problem on here!

It is the only difficult gap issue I've encountered though, and weighed against the detail quality of the kit, it's probably still worth it :)
5. July at 12:05:02
Holger Kranich Good to know that. And i still wanna have the kit. Am i a bit Masochistic? ;)
5. July at 12:15:27
Stephen G Maybe a bit! I've put a few photos on to show the extent of the gap you may or may not encounter.
5. July at 17:30:42
Konrad Limmer Very nice Stephen !
Your progress looks fantastic and don't worry about the gap. Perfect Plastic Putty and the gaps are gone ;)!
29. July at 20:20:04
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