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T9XB captured German Mossie 5 55.56%
British PR with Striped tail 2 22.22%
US PR with red tail 1 11.11%
other 1 11.11%
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Jun 18, 2012, 07:54 PM
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Help me choose my BT Mossie color scheme


Help me choose the color scheme for my BT Mosquito. Here are a few choices - of you vote other post an idea
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Jun 18, 2012, 08:01 PM
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Here are the schemes


Here are the schemes
Jun 18, 2012, 08:06 PM
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I'm looking for something different, colorful, easy to see and different. Did I say different - Have seen some racing and civilian schemes, but I would like to keep it a warbird. Does not have to be a PR XVII scheme per se, but would prefer glass nose schemes.

Rob
Jun 18, 2012, 08:22 PM
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Hi Rob there is this one that is a bit different.
http://plane-crazy.purplecloud.net/A...o/mosquito.htm
I have quite a few more if your interested?

Bruce
Jun 18, 2012, 08:25 PM
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Rob!

Man, I am so glad you are back in the threads and doing your RC Hobby!

We all miss you in Orlando!

Let's start by providing a few Videos of your fantastic Fuel Mosquito!!!

I voted for the German Scheme.

Here is Rob back in 2009 with his Fuel Mosquito!

deHavilland Mosquito by Rob Mason 10 11 09 (5 min 58 sec)


deHavilland Mosquito performing Inverted Passes 10-11-09 (0 min 52 sec)


deHavilland Mosquito 2nd Flight by Rob Mason 10-11-09 (2 min 1 sec)
Jun 18, 2012, 08:33 PM
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Rob this is another link that has some there are not very many color photos of this plane.
http://www.google.com/search?q=de+ha...iw=985&bih=620
I like this one!
Bruce
Last edited by splinterz25; Jun 18, 2012 at 08:39 PM.
Jun 18, 2012, 09:11 PM
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All due respect, that RAF in the museum looks like a large Trainer with the letters and numbers reversed. Yuck...

I would stick with the German scheme. My 0.02 cents worth.
Jun 18, 2012, 09:23 PM
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Bruce - have various printouts of that one and it is on the list. Love the black and yellow stripes.
Jun 18, 2012, 09:29 PM
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Originally Posted by PittSpecial
All due respect, that RAF in the museum looks like a large Trainer with the letters and numbers reversed. Yuck...

I would stick with the German scheme. My 0.02 cents worth.
Pitt I like the German one the BEST also not going to be any of those at the field.

I was just giving him some to look at There's an american version blue (top),black(bottom) w/ red tail also. stars and bars on the side.

And there's the one I'm doing dark sea grey(top) light sea green(bottom) and Yellow spinners, and the dark sea grey has some leftover camo scheme under the grey.

Bruce
Jun 19, 2012, 06:51 AM
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Bruce,

Please post a picture or two of yours so we can appreciate your work.

EDIT: Nevermind, I just found your thread, WOW! That is some work you got yourself in! That is wonderful.

Carlos
Jun 19, 2012, 10:40 AM
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Hey Carlos - whats up? Just saw your other post - yeah it looks like trainer and it is real ugly, but for some reason I like it. :-)

Bruce - you are to blame for me getting off my behind and finally repainting, putting in a cockpit, and generally finishing my mossie.
Jun 19, 2012, 11:00 AM
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OH here we go your going to blame me because you are going to change your mossie to look the way you want it to look?
well if you go w/ either one of those they both have YELLOW and you'll be able to see it much better!! what is up w/ the Germans and YELLOW anyway I have always wondered about that? it is on there flag but don't know if that's why they used it on war birds, it's not very good camo!
Rob I can't wait to see what you come up with, you say your doing the cockpit also?

Bruce
Jun 19, 2012, 02:08 PM
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Originally Posted by RobMason
Hey Carlos - whats up? Just saw your other post - yeah it looks like trainer and it is real ugly, but for some reason I like it. :-)
Well, as long as you like it is what counts and yes the Yellow will help in visibility department.

Can wait to see your transformed Mosquito!
Jun 19, 2012, 08:27 PM
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Bruce - not planning to do a full cockpit (but you know how that goes) just drop the floor and add seat backs, partial panel, 1/2 busts and radio gear.

Carlos - I need something bright, you know I'm getting older and the eyesight isn't getting any better

Rob
Jun 30, 2012, 02:38 PM
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Well Rob what is up with this rebuild?


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