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marluc
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« on: September 09, 2009, 03:52:15 AM »

Hello:

I want to make a Spitfire PR.IV,what Mark should I use as a base? Mk.I or Mk.V?
Thanks in advance,best regards.

Martin
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Antoni
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« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2009, 09:43:09 PM »

Mk I. A Mk V would have the wrong type of wing. Airwaves used to have conversion parts in 1/48. Might still be available from Hannants.
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marluc
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« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2009, 10:16:51 PM »

Thanks Antoni.Greetings.

Martin
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« Reply #3 on: September 19, 2009, 05:18:19 PM »

Pavla have released a PR conversion kit for Tamiya Mk I and MK V kits in 1/48 scale. 

http://www.pavlamodels.cz/katalogy/detail.php?k=air&m=48&c=34&st=b

Also recommended:

Classic Warbirds no 10 Merlin PR Spitfires, Wojtek Matusiak, ISBN 0-9582296-2-7
Classic Warbirds no 11 Merlin PR Spitfires in Detail, Malcolm Laird & Wojtek Matusiak, ISBN 0-9582296-5-1
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marluc
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« Reply #4 on: October 03, 2009, 12:25:01 PM »

Thanks Antoni for your kind help and recommendation.Greetings.

Martin
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« Reply #5 on: October 13, 2009, 11:41:22 AM »

Pavla made also conversion set in 1:72 for the PR Mk.1a,IV,PR.VII with decals+vacu canopies. All in one box. Box nr U 72-56 I bouhgt it for 19,95 euro. Greetings from the Netherlands.
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NZTyphoon
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« Reply #6 on: October 15, 2009, 03:20:33 AM »

A couple of reviews:
http://www.ipmsusa2.org/reviews/Books/Aircraft/ventura_classics/merlinprspitfires.htm
http://www.hyperscale.com/2007/reviews/books/classicwarbirds10reviewbg_1.htm

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