Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

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    Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  J.Fenech on Fri Oct 15, 2010 7:00 pm

    Hasegawa 1/48th scale, with extras.
    Aires - cockpit, wheel bays, vertical fin, gunbay, main wheels, exhaust, and flaps.
    Quickboost - air scoops
    two mikes resin - intake covers.(yet to be fixed)
    Two bobs decals.(when finished)








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    Re: Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  alexbb on Fri Oct 15, 2010 7:07 pm

    this together with the viggen and mig 21 are my favourite modern aircraft
    what scheme?

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    Post  J.Fenech on Fri Oct 15, 2010 7:15 pm

    alex wrote:this together with the viggen and mig 21 are my favourite modern aircraft
    what scheme?

    mig has been under construction for a while now. This I will finish in yellow Shocked Razz

    Joking Twisted Evil , it will be finished in blue/green topside, with grey/aluminium undersides.

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    Re: Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  alexbb on Fri Oct 15, 2010 7:52 pm

    than your goining for the swedish and not austrian

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    Re: Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  J.Fenech on Fri Oct 15, 2010 7:58 pm

    alex wrote:than your goining for the swedish and not austrian


    Yes it will be all swedish. Austrian Draken are are J-35OE

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    Post  alexbb on Fri Oct 15, 2010 8:00 pm

    oops

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    Post  J.Fenech on Fri Oct 15, 2010 8:04 pm

    alex wrote:oops

    do not worry, it is my fault as I did not mention that I was going for a swedish scheme.

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    Post  skyhigh on Fri Oct 15, 2010 9:00 pm

    It looks coming real good Joe...this aircraft Joe remind me my very first built model, way back in 1973 from Tamiya in 1/100 scale, and I bought it for 30 shillings ...



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    Post  skyhigh on Fri Oct 15, 2010 9:10 pm

    J.Fenech wrote:
    alex wrote:this together with the viggen and mig 21 are my favourite modern aircraft
    what scheme?

    mig has been under construction for a while now. This I will finish in yellow Shocked Razz

    Joking Twisted Evil , it will be finished in blue/green topside, with grey/aluminium undersides.


    It looks good Yellow Joe ... lol! lol!


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    Post  skyhigh on Fri Oct 15, 2010 9:22 pm

    By the way nice scheme Joe you choosed...




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    Re: Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  David on Fri Oct 15, 2010 9:32 pm

    It was also my first ever model and it was not airfix and I never liked it and still don't.

    But it brings back memories

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    Post  bcauchi on Sat Oct 16, 2010 11:21 am

    I love the saab's good to see you doing this one.

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    Post  Alex Kontiveis on Sat Oct 16, 2010 6:42 pm

    WOW!!! What a lovely Jet! Good to see it built by your hands!!!

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    Post  AdriaN on Sat Oct 16, 2010 8:42 pm

    At last, an out of the orginary build! cheers
    At the rate your replacing.. might aswell after market the whole kit lol!

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    Post  J.Fenech on Sun Oct 17, 2010 4:04 pm

    skyhigh wrote:It looks coming real good Joe...this aircraft Joe remind me my very first built model, way back in 1973 from Tamiya in 1/100 scale, and I bought it for 30 shillings ...



    thanks Marco. I did built the airfix kit when I a kid, and surely it was still cheap to buy model kits with pocketmoney Sad

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    Post  J.Fenech on Sun Oct 17, 2010 4:05 pm

    David wrote:It was also my first ever model and it was not airfix and I never liked it and still don't.

    But it brings back memories

    D

    Maybe you will change your mind when you see this one finished Laughing Laughing

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    Post  J.Fenech on Sun Oct 17, 2010 4:08 pm

    Brain and Alex Kontiveis, thanks for your comments. I will post mor pics along the work progress.

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    Re: Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  J.Fenech on Sun Oct 17, 2010 4:10 pm

    AdriaN wrote:At last, an out of the orginary build! cheers
    At the rate your replacing.. might aswell after market the whole kit lol!

    Thanks Adrian, but it is notthing out of the ordinary. There are still a couple of aftermarket sets that I did not include in this build Twisted Evil

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    Post  AdriaN on Sun Oct 17, 2010 4:28 pm

    J.Fenech wrote:
    AdriaN wrote:At last, an out of the orginary build! cheers
    At the rate your replacing.. might aswell after market the whole kit lol!

    Thanks Adrian, but it is notthing out of the ordinary. There are still a couple of aftermarket sets that I did not include in this build Twisted Evil


    by ''out of the ordinary'' i meant... a build you do not see every day, other than usual spits, hurricans, bucs, ww2 ZzzzZZzzzz etc Rolling Eyes

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    first spray of color,

    Post  J.Fenech on Mon Oct 18, 2010 7:05 pm

    first layer of paint roughly applied, just wanted to see how the colors look, green - blue, and I must say they do look good next to each other.


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    Re: Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  Ray on Mon Oct 18, 2010 11:10 pm

    Looking just Great JF Shocked

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    Post  iCocker on Tue Oct 19, 2010 8:46 am

    The JFenech modelling machine in full swing! Prosit Guz!

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    Re: Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  J.Fenech on Tue Oct 19, 2010 7:56 pm

    Ivan and Mr Ray, thanks for your comments.

    p.s. machine in need of a big overhaul, seriously What a Face

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    Re: Saab J-35J Draken - minor update.

    Post  bcauchi on Tue Oct 19, 2010 9:08 pm

    Looking good already.

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