[WWI] Sopwith Camel

Kerry Lynn kerlyn2001 at verizon.net
Fri Jan 10 11:10:14 EST 2014


On 1/10/14 5:03 AM, Paul Thompson wrote:
>>
> The Blue Max kit shows up occasionally  on fleabay. Its not in 
> production.
> Although I know Wheels and Wings in Toronto has one in stock.  So you 
> still
> do see them around.
>
> Ray<
>
>    One thing though (apart from the awful rib tapes, which need 
> obliterating - seem to have been designed by the same guy who did the 
> Airfix HP 0/400 wings), and that's in the unlikely event your man 
> wants to build a Comic, in which case he should know that the 
> Freightdog conversion (in all it's loveliness) is tailored to the 
> Eduard kit. I've built it, and seriously considered using some spare 
> Blue Max wings with it, but the lower wing attachment would be a 
> non-trivial modification.
>
Maybe the Camel will be a subject of new Eduard tooling
(in commemoration of the Great War) that was referred to in
the "New Eduard OT Releases" thread.  One can only hope...

-K-
>
> Paul.
>



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