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The WW1 modelers' reference library => Aircraft => Topic started by: Jamo on November 01, 2014, 07:31:57 AM

Title: Gotha article series by Harry Woodman from Scale Models February to April 1976
Post by: Jamo on November 01, 2014, 07:31:57 AM
Trilogy on the famous "Englandfliegers" of World War One described by Harry Woodman

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_1.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_2.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_3.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_4.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_5.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_6.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_7.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_8.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_9.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_10.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_11.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_12.jpg)

Hi-res plans 2.2Mb:

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_plans2a.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20markings/Gotha_plans.jpg)

The Gotha logo was not black and white, it was green. Here are some photos of a Gotha propeller showing the logo clearly:

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20propeller%20original/Gothaprop2.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20propeller%20original/Gothaprop2ndlogo.jpg)

(http://i1011.photobucket.com/albums/af234/Jamo_kiwi/Gotha%20propeller%20original/Gothaproplogo.jpg)

Wingnut Wings didn't get this right on their kit but Pheon have it correctly in their decals.