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Jul 11, 2006, 02:26 PM
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Corsair Paint Schemes


Anyone have any post WW II, other then blue, U.S. Navy Corsair paint scheme pics? Thanks, Bill
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Jul 11, 2006, 04:56 PM
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heres a link to a great website called wings palette; its a direct link to the corsair section but theres thousands of other types available for schemes too
http://wp.scn.ru/en/ww2/f/571/169/0

heres my favorite; painted a GWS corsair like this a while back

the south ameircan ones are most exciting IMHO

-David
Jul 11, 2006, 07:00 PM
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Try google images...
Jul 11, 2006, 11:02 PM
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If you are into flat-black, the Korean era night-fighters are good looking.
Jul 12, 2006, 01:08 PM
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David,
The F4U posted is an FAS (Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreņa) 1969 Soccer War combatant. El Salvador flew both FG-1 Corsairs and P-51 Mustangs, while Honduras flew F4U-5's.
This was the last and only time these great piston engine WW2 fighters flew and fought against each other. After the war, El Salvador started flying Cavalier F-51's and shortly after upgraded to Ouragans.
After the war, I remember my Father taking me to "La Carrera" air base and thats where I first saw these great airplanes up close. What a thrill that was!

Check this page out: http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/printer_156.shtml
Jul 12, 2006, 03:44 PM
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I like this one
Jul 12, 2006, 07:19 PM
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I used one similar to Wombat's from early in WW2.
Jul 16, 2006, 12:04 AM
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Wombat- I liked that paint scheme so much, I gave my beatup old Corsair a new paint job. I was disappointed to see how the paint covered the spots where the old decals were, but its a good 10 foot paint job.That website has alot of great photos.

Dave
Jul 16, 2006, 07:14 AM
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Here's my GWS Corsair


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