[WWI] can you move that bloody car?

Kerry Lynn kerlyn2001 at verizon.net
Wed Oct 30 09:46:20 EDT 2013


Closest approximation:
http://wwimodeller.co.nz/new-from-beck-resin-model-kits-172-renault-eg/

-K-

On 10/30/13 3:47 AM, Crawford Neil wrote:
> Re: [WWI] can you move that bloody car?
>
> Well done Kerry, you nearly nailed it, I thought Renault as soon as I 
> saw that photo.
>
> Wouldn't a 1/72 scale model of one of those be nice.
>
> /Neil
>
> *From:*WWI [mailto:wwi-bounces at wwi-models.org] *On Behalf Of *Kerry Lynn
> *Sent:* den 30 oktober 2013 12:11
> *To:* World War I Modeling Mailing List
> *Subject:* Re: [WWI] can you move that bloody car?
>
> The placement of the roundels (outside the struts) also seems non-
> standard and therefore probably early.
>
> Notice the family resemblance?  (See image 5)
> http://www.finecars.cc/en/detail/car/175405/index.html
>
> On 10/29/13 5:43 PM, Kerry Lynn wrote:
>
>     I agree with Steve; it's not a 12.  No center section in the wing
>     /plus
>     /it appears to have a seven-cylinder engine.  Moreover, the "bulge"
>     that D sees in the cowl suggests it is powered by a 100hp Gnome
>     Monosoupape and therefore likely a 10bis.  Diego, have you seen
>     this paper in your travels? Malheureusement, I don't read French:
>     http://www.hydroretro.net/etudegh/les_nieuports_de_la_guerre.pdf
>
>     -K-
>
>     On 10/29/13 3:57 PM, Stephen Cox wrote:
>
>         I'd go for a 10, the 12 had a transparent centre section, and
>         shots of the 12 taken from a similar angle show much more
>         slope on the interplane struts
>         Steve
>
>         On 29/10/2013 17:32, "Alan Pask" <alan at carrsskoda.co.uk> wrote:
>
>
>
>
>         It also shows how the wooden structure in the wings still
>         shows thru the CDL despite what appears to be a cloudy day.
>         Neiuport 10 or 12? -- Sorry Diego -- Pass.
>         Alan.
>
>
>         Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:49:00 +0000
>         From: Crawford Neil <Neil.Crawford at volvo.com>
>         To: World War I Modeling Mailing List <wwi at wwi-models.org>
>         Subject: Re: [WWI] can you move that bloody car?
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>         Good photo despite the smug guy in the way. Shows how thin
>         those wings need to be.
>         And it's a nice car.
>         /Neil
>
>         From: WWI [mailto:wwi-bounces at wwi-models.org] On Behalf Of
>         Diego Fernetti
>         Sent: den 29 oktober 2013 4:12
>         To: World War I Modeling Mailing List
>         Subject: [WWI] can you move that bloody car?
>

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