I cut out the painted-on, foam windows and glued small plastic sheets along the exterior of the new window frames. Some pin-stripe added to make them look like separate windows again.

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Posted by: byxnplanes on Oct 02, 2012 09:32 AM
I cut out the painted-on, foam windows and glued small plastic sheets along the exterior of the new window frames. Some pin-stripe added to make them look like separate windows again.
 
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The original nose of the Cat.
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New nose with box features made of depron, a crest shaped wood plate at the front and a random piece of thermoplastic packaging for the turret.
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Target scheme. I've got some Canadian roundels for her.
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Glassed the hull. Super light glass cloth and WBPU. A little sanding of the edges. I might put a couple more coats on toward the front for extra strength.
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