Author Topic: Macchi M5 Wing Floats?  (Read 1017 times)

Offline Captain Slower

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Macchi M5 Wing Floats?
« on: July 17, 2015, 08:31:11 AM »
The HPH Macchi Mr comes with only the early wing floats even though the kit decals are for the later style.  Would this be in the mix for you?

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Re: Macchi M5 Wing Floats?
« Reply #1 on: July 17, 2015, 02:02:44 PM »
Thanks for the inquiry but I seriously doubt it; this is out of my wheelhouse in terms of expertise and Aviattic has announced an M.5 kit which I am guessing will capitalize on the shortcomings of the HpH kit...

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Re: Macchi M5 Wing Floats?
« Reply #2 on: July 18, 2015, 08:29:35 PM »
I have been building this kit now for a few weeks and I can assure you there are many shortcomings. As far as I know the first 50 Macchi M.5 aircraft had the floats fixed to the wings, the remainder had the suspended floats.

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