[WWI] Re: C. R. Samson's 2F.1 Camel

Brad & Merville bigglesrfc at sympatico.ca
Mon Aug 23 17:44:50 EDT 2004


Awsome build of the Eduard 2F.1!  I was wishing I had the Flashback kit for
the skid plans.  Is the Dunning Pup for IM or am I allowed to ask?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Will Hendriks" <whendriks at shaw.ca>
To: "World War I Modeling Mailing List" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
Sent: Monday, August 23, 2004 5:17 PM
Subject: Re: [WWI] Re: C. R. Samson's 2F.1 Camel


>
>
> > Brad & Merville wrote:
> >
> > Will wrote: "I recall reading that it was "similar to the Pup's".
> >
> > Ah!  Great minds think alike!  I'm currently using the Pup skid
> > arrangement from the March/April 1918 landing trials on HMS Furious.
> > Lots of excellent close-ups are available in the Air Britain Pup File.
>
> See previous posts. :-)
> >
> > Will also wrote: "Next thing you know, you might be building modern
> > aircraft carriers..."   Shudder!!!
>
> Or worse, those floating steel contraptions named after obscure Canadian
> prairie towns! ;-)
> >
> > Now there's a cook-up idea!  1/48 scale HMS Furious!  We could each
> > contribute a Pup, 11/2 Strutter, Camel or Beardmore...and Bob can
> > build the boat!!!
>
> Hey, great idea. I'm one step ahead, already! (Did the Camel).
>
> http://www.Internetmodeler.com/2004/march/aviation/eduard_2f1.php
>
> Also Dunning's Pup N6454 in late stages of completion (Flashback kit).
>
> > Can't be much more difficult than that bloody great
> > DWC he whipped up!  : )
>
> Indeed, probably end up being smaller than the DWC, to boot! :-)
>
> Will, "Furious" fan.




More information about the WWI mailing list