Roden's 1/32 scale
1/32 scale Fokker Dr.I is available online from Squadron.com
The kit is Roden's 1/32 scale Fokker Dr.I, built essentially
out of the box.
Changes include addition of plywood strengthening plates in the
fuselage (visible through the cockpit opening), photoetched gun sights
My model depicts the aircraft flown by Rudolf Klimke of Jasta 27 and
was painted using Montex masks K32041.
the analysis of a few photos of Klimke's aircraft I decided to paint
straight instead of diagonal streaks (Cutting Edge decal set offering
Klimke's markings also suggests straight streaks). They do look straight
to me, but it could be the angle the photo was taken at. Nevertheless,
they are not as distinctly diagonal as, for example, on Kempf's
I had no problems with the masks. They adhered very well and left no
glue residue (I kept them on for more than a week).
The kit was painted with a combination of Testor's and Tamiya paints
using Aztek A470 airbrush and the streaks were drybrushed with a flat
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