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Offline Allan31

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Re: Show us your Fokker D.VII
« Reply #165 on: October 09, 2022, 06:07:58 AM »
Monogram/Aurora DVII done as Stachel's Fokker as described in the book "The Blue Max" by J.D. Hunter. Fixed the chin and added Gaspatch Spandaus.















Lettering photo-retouched for this family friendly environment...









Yes, there are more accurate DVIIs out there but this was just a fun weekend build. If you haven't read the book, you should. (and shame on you for not....)

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Allan Buttrick

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Re: Show us your Fokker D.VII
« Reply #166 on: October 10, 2022, 02:42:28 AM »
What a fun build!!

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Re: Show us your Fokker D.VII
« Reply #167 on: October 10, 2022, 04:30:28 AM »
Beautiful and Fun build!
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Re: Show us your Fokker D.VII
« Reply #168 on: October 11, 2022, 05:35:07 AM »
Beautiful and Fun build!
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Ditto my Amigo's comments !

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Re: Show us your Fokker D.VII
« Reply #169 on: October 12, 2022, 04:41:06 AM »
Monogram/Aurora DVII done as Stachel's Fokker as described in the book "The Blue Max" by J.D. Hunter.
When I first read the book I thought "I'd love to see a replica of that fly!"...and then realised it might not be practical!! Beautiful work Allan and I'd love to follow your lead one day.
Zac in NZ