1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

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1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby Cherrylock » Fri Feb 14, 2020 1:56 pm

old Monogram with new decals..

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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby Cherrylock » Fri Feb 14, 2020 1:59 pm

Howard AFB; 1988, Panama

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and all together :whistle:

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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby Stikpusher » Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:54 pm

Those are some good looking Tweety Birds Peter! I used to enjoy watch those play the role of Frogfoots during our rotations at Ft Irwin NTC. They wore the same scheme as your Howard AFB build.
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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby BlackSheep214 » Fri Feb 14, 2020 4:58 pm

Man… I did one of those kits back in the 80s. Nice trio of tweety birds!! :shoutout: :shoutout: :shoutout:
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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby keavdog » Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:56 pm

Very nice! I've been wanting to do one of these. Great stuff.
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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby midnightprowler » Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:59 am

Very cool. I remember building a model of that aircraft when I was young, around 10-12 or so, so late 60's early 70's. I'm not sure whose kit it was tho. I'd like to do one with US markings.
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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby Stikpusher » Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:39 am

midnightprowler wrote:Very cool. I remember building a model of that aircraft when I was young, around 10-12 or so, so late 60's early 70's. I'm not sure whose kit it was tho. I'd like to do one with US markings.


Hasegawa did a 1/72 kit back then.
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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby Floki » Sat Feb 15, 2020 12:06 pm

Again showing that these old monogram/Revell kits can be built into beautiful aircraft. Just something about the Dragonfly I love.
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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby BlackSheep214 » Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:39 pm

Stikpusher wrote:
midnightprowler wrote:Very cool. I remember building a model of that aircraft when I was young, around 10-12 or so, so late 60's early 70's. I'm not sure whose kit it was tho. I'd like to do one with US markings.


Hasegawa did a 1/72 kit back then.


Yup...mine was the Hasegawa kit.
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Tamiya Panzer Kampfwagen II Ausf. F/G

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Re: 1:48 Cessna A-37B Dragonfly

Postby midnightprowler » Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:35 am

I vaguely remember getting it thru a mail model club thing of some sort but my memory isn't clear on it. A very hazy memory.
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