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1/72 PM Model Seafury Racer

Gallery Article by Kees Kuyper on May 19 2011

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What if the KLM would sponsor an ex Iraqi Seafury for the Reno Air Races?  Would it look like this!

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Kit is one of the three PM Seafurys.  To imitate the KLM colours I used Humbrol paints No 48 Mediterranean blue and no 40 pale grey.  And various decals from different planes.  I built this model in 2010.

The front canopy was not added "to reduce drag" and to give it a more speedy look.

At the bottom of my article you will see the three Seafury kits from PM in 1/72.  They are cheap, but also a bit rough.  For the KLM Seafury the T/61 was used.

Greetings from the Netherlands.

Kees Kuyper

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Photos and text by Kees Kuyper

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