[WWI] Paradise! After 30 years

Crawford Neil wwi@wwi-models.org
Mon Dec 1 08:50:05 2003

>You mean the metal surfaces or the fabric surfaces? Yes, the metallic areas
>were a yellowy beige (mustard?) but I believed that the fabric was doped or
>painted yellow, i.e. Guynemer's Spad VII

Both metal and fabric areas, I'd say that the profiles by Allan Toelle
haven't even a hint of yellow in them, they're beige!

> Never heard of a WW1 silver Spad.

>But sure it would have looked nice.

About as horrid as a silver 1.5 Strutter :-(
/Neil C.