Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby Deacon on Tue 26 Nov 2013, 7:15 pm

I know I am making the Swordfish, but I wanted to make a start on this too.

This is the 1:72 Hobby Boss kit

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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Deacon on Wed 27 Nov 2013, 5:37 am

The tub is finished

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so the fuselage can be closed and wings added.

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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby BFA on Wed 27 Nov 2013, 7:24 am

Looking good mate :)
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Cimmerian on Wed 27 Nov 2013, 8:26 am

Very nice. Always fancied one of these. I shall watch closely. :smile:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Deacon on Wed 27 Nov 2013, 11:34 pm

Thanks guys.

Things aren't going well with the Swordfish and this kit is a dream.

I've got some paint on it now, but no photos yet.
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Mr Flibble on Thu 28 Nov 2013, 1:44 pm

Nice choice, Alan.
Looking forward to seeing this one progress. :)
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Deacon on Fri 29 Nov 2013, 5:57 pm

Mr Flibble wrote:Nice choice, Alan.
Looking forward to seeing this one progress. :)


Thank you sir. :smile:

Most of the paint is on, so hopefully the decals will be on either today or tomorrow.

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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Deacon on Sat 30 Nov 2013, 10:07 am

Managed to get the decaling done this morning, so hopefully I'll get it finished tonight.

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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby BFA on Sat 30 Nov 2013, 11:31 am

Looking very tasty indeed mate.
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Deacon on Sun 01 Dec 2013, 10:02 am

BFA wrote:Looking very tasty indeed mate.


Thank you sir. :biggrin:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Fumbles on Sun 01 Dec 2013, 5:28 pm

Always did like this jet. Excellent looking build so far.
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Mr Flibble on Sun 01 Dec 2013, 8:15 pm

Looking great Alan!
Tempted by this kit now. Quite tempted!
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther

Postby Deacon on Sun 01 Dec 2013, 10:38 pm

Thanks guys. :biggrin:

Here she is finished.

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I would quite happily buy this one again, really enjoyed it. :smile:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby kc10 on Mon 02 Dec 2013, 11:06 am

Looking good, :clap:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby Logster on Mon 02 Dec 2013, 12:33 pm

Great stuff :clap: My word you are quick!! :worship:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby Cimmerian on Mon 02 Dec 2013, 12:36 pm

It's that nice I like it on here as well. :lol:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby Deacon on Mon 02 Dec 2013, 1:12 pm

Cimmerian wrote:It's that nice I like it on here as well. :lol:


I don't know what you mean. :whistle: :heyhey:

Thanks very much guys. :worship:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby BFA on Mon 02 Dec 2013, 6:39 pm

Turned out super mate , lovely job
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby Deacon on Mon 02 Dec 2013, 11:18 pm

Thank you gentlemen. :biggrin:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby twirl2688 on Sat 07 Dec 2013, 10:24 pm

Great stuff. Just as we would expect from you Alan. :clap: :clap:

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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby Deacon on Sun 08 Dec 2013, 11:33 pm

Thanks Scott. :smile:
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby Craig on Mon 09 Dec 2013, 9:51 pm

Very nice mate! Didn't take you long!
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Re: Naval Aviation GB - F9F-2 Panther ++FINISHED++

Postby Fumbles on Tue 17 Dec 2013, 3:31 am

Great job on the build... another one for the display.. One of these days I'll see them all. :smile:
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