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Tamiya's 1/48 scale
Grumman F4F-4 Widcat

by Jean-Francois Micheletti

 

Grumman F4F-4 Widcat

  


Tamiya's 1/48 scale F4F-4 Wildcat is available online from Squadron.com
 

Description

 

This is my Tamiya 1/48 F4F-4 in VF6 markings (USS Enterprise April 1942).

Construction is straight from the box.

The seam in the front fuselage was covered with a Bare Metal Foil panel. The only add ons were a pre-painted harness from Eduards and a Quickboost gunsight.

 

 

Early style national insignias were sprayed with home made masks. Base colour for the upper surface is a mixture of Gunze Aircraft Gray H56 and Intermediate Sea Blue H57.



 

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Model, Images and Text Copyright 2006 by Jean-Francois Micheletti
Page Created 15 November, 2006
Last Updated 21 February, 2007

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