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World War II: Great Britain
Aircraft of Great Britain in WWII.
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spitfire colors
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United Kingdom
Joined: June 11, 2003
KitMaker: 17,582 posts
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Posted: Sunday, August 30, 2020 - 07:58 PM UTC
Hi Jim

The filler cap is painted in the surrounding camouflage colour. The lamp on the spine has a clear bulb under a clear cover. The lamp cover in the belly is sometimes described as red, but it's been orange on the Spits I've seen.

I hope this helps.

All the best

Pennsylvania, United States
Joined: April 25, 2015
KitMaker: 45 posts
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Posted: Friday, August 28, 2020 - 10:46 AM UTC
I am a new Spitfire modeller and have some questions about colours:
Fuel filler cap
Top Navigation light
bottom Navigation light