[WWI] FW: Emailing: ItemDetails Planet Models Nieuport
ragfokker at hotmail.com
Mon Jan 3 00:32:37 EST 2005
>I'd have to say the quality is very close to that found in a Ardpol kit.
>The wings are nicely thin at the trailing edge and the effect between the
>is nicely subtle. Cockpit detail appears to be nearly complete. There is
>molded in frame and throttle detail on the fuselage halves. Plus, of they
>some nice separate frame detail for the area where the rudder bars,
>columns and seats to mount on. One really nice touch is the inclusion all
>the internals found behind the engine. It's molded in one piece, but with
>careful painting, I think it'll look very convincing. Not having a lot of
>on the cockpit, I can only speculate that everything that needs to be
> included except harnesses. The engine is a bit basic and could use push
>rod detail. Four wheel halves are supplied along with etched spokes. The
>decals are very well printed and include a Russian A/C and an Italian VI
>Squadriglia A/C. The whites look very opaque on the sheet.
>Hope it helps,
Thanks Dan and Don! Nothing I can afford in the Near future but I thought
the Box Art looked really tempting. I don't have a whole lot of Early War
stuff as my collections are based on Squadrons formed a little later(
Mostly). I think this may become a future thing! Don I will look forward to
the info in the Nieuport Cookup!!
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