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Cold War (1950-1974)
Discuss the aircraft modeling subjects during the Cold War period.
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1/144 Trident 1C
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England - South East, United Kingdom
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Posted: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 - 11:16 AM UTC
The Airfix kit is an acceptable replica of the 1/144 Trident 1C, with some minor errors which may be corrected by a bit of simple work. This is the standard airliner modellers had to live with for far too long.

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England - North West, United Kingdom
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Posted: Friday, July 22, 2011 - 11:40 PM UTC
This one brings back memories. I built this at the age of ten. After having a few models under my belt, I realised that brush painting the white was a no no. So I sprayed it with car paint. The poor kit melted before my eyes Hey ho. lesson learned. Great review Jess.
All the best.