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N1K1-Jb Shiden (George) Type11 Otsu
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Posted: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 04:57 AM UTC
Hasegawa has released a limited edition boxing of the N1K1-Jb Shiden. Russ Amott [ RUSSAMOTTO ] takes a look in the box.

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Thanks!
russamotto
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Posted: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 05:32 AM UTC
Fred, thanks for getting this up and running.
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 12:10 PM UTC
Japanese aviation expert Nick Millman sent me these links to a series of articles about Shiden he started.

http://www.aviationofjapan.com/2010/02/shiden-kai-shiden-kyofu-colours.html

http://www.aviationofjapan.com/2010/02/shiden-kai-shiden-kyofu-colours-part.html

http://www.aviationofjapan.com/2010/05/shiden-kai-shiden-kyofu-colours-part.html
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 06:11 PM UTC
Nice review, Russ with nice detail photos, the 1/32 scale is almost perfect for WWII fighters.