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Dec 05, 2012, 10:24 AM
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... but I might do another card model graphic plane first, a Spad XIII.
I have some Spad Card Models - which are you going to do? Hope you start a thread!

Gene K
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Dec 05, 2012, 07:30 PM
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well I hate to be predictable, but probably frank luke's "hat in the ring" livery.

It'll have to be light, as the wings are closer together than they should be for proper lift efficiency. they were fast planes. oh yeah and they they looked cool
Dec 05, 2012, 11:22 PM
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Surprisingly light weight.Very good ..!!
Dec 06, 2012, 12:37 AM
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... probably frank luke's "hat in the ring" livery.
Believe Luke served in the 27th Aero Squadron, while Eddie Rickenbacker served in the 94th Aero Squadron (Hat In The Ring). Both those squadrons were part of the 1st Pursuit Group.

Either of their beautiful aircraft would be a great choice!

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Dec 06, 2012, 11:25 AM
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That's Great !!!
Dec 06, 2012, 07:53 PM
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oh crap, I did get the two pilots mixed up didn't I !

Well I always was better with the german pilots, sad as it may seem

I believe eddie was the smarter pilot. Frank was more of a loose canon, but fearless none the less.


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