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World War II
Discuss WWII and the era directly before and after the war from 1935-1949.
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Fleet 16B Finch Walkaround
Jessie_C
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British Columbia, Canada
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Posted: Friday, November 01, 2013 - 02:46 PM UTC
Every so often an aircraft ends up a long way away from its origin. So it is with this former RCAF training aircraft which now makes its home in New Zealand.

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Heatnzl
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Nelson, New Zealand
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Posted: Friday, November 01, 2013 - 05:43 PM UTC
One of the joys of being a volunteer at the Omaka AHC is to be so close to History. The engine was warming-up (beautiful noise) at the time so it was a little breezy for close-ups.
JPTRR
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RAILROAD MODELING
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Tennessee, United States
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Posted: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 02:44 AM UTC
Biplane modelers - look at that big connection surface between the wing struts and the wings - nice huge sturdy pins in deep mounting holes...be fun to-scale in 1/72

Karl, nice selection of expert images.