[WWI] Nice Models

Will Hendriks whendriks at shaw.ca
Thu Aug 26 21:15:10 EDT 2004

> > Will wrote:

> > That is interesting. I recall seeing profiles etc. calling for pale
> > blue, but I thought something more along the line of RLM 65 or 76 (if I
> > may use ot colour refs ;-)), i.e. more blue than grey.
> >
> > This is a very pale blue indeed. More like a "Cool" grey. I wonder if
> > the same colour would apply to the underside of camouflaged machines?

Then George wrote:
> In my CII, I used Gunze's H 314 which in real life claims to be FS 35622
> (the underside of Israeli jets!) bleached with 40% white and a drop of RLM
> 66 black grey -again from
> Gunze. It looks OK to me, maybe more blue than it should, but then again who
> knows!

Hi George:

I took another look at your CII: I recall seeing it when you first
posted the images. Lovely build and very nice fish scales! And the shade
of blue looks just about right to me. But who knows for sure? ;-)


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