Jump to content
ARC Discussion Forums
  • advertisement_alt
  • advertisement_alt
  • advertisement_alt
Sign in to follow this  
randypandy831

Eduard 1/48 BF109-G6

Recommended Posts

I hope they rework the closed cowling issues. engine had to be hacked up to have the cowling closed in their 1/48 Emils.

Edited by randypandy831

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

This should be good.

I hope they rework the closed cowling issues. engine had to be hacked up to have the cowling closed in their 1/48 Emils.

Lets hope so, I wouldn't mind if they just did away with the engine and you just buy a Brassin one if you want the cowlings open.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am tired of more of the same...

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am tired of more of the same...

Good for you... Some of us are excited to see a new Bf 109. Companies do this because they know the kit will sell and sell well. They are in the business to make money after all.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I agree...One of these days, the old adage of "It's Luftwaffe, so it must be able to sell", will just not work.

Brad

I am tired of more of the same...

Edited by Brad-M

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The 20mm cannon look grossly misaligned and the color scheme is all wrong for an early G-6. The kit is obviously crap.

Anyone want to make a bet on how many pages the thread will be when the discussion starts in earnest on the accuracy (or lack thereof) of this kit?

I'm going conservative - 18 pages.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Well, all they need now to be taken as a serious manufacturer is a 1/48 P-51D. ;-)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Could the OP please change the title of this thread so it reads "Eduard 1/48 Bf109G-6" - having the hyphens in the wrong place for the next year and a half as this kit is dissected is going to drive me nuts.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

i'm with Jennings on this one.

Eduard 109G... cool, if it is like their Spitfire. Hoping it comes down to 1/72 (along with their MiG-21).

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The 20mm cannon look grossly misaligned and the color scheme is all wrong for an early G-6. The kit is obviously crap.

Anyone want to make a bet on how many pages the thread will be when the discussion starts in earnest on the accuracy (or lack thereof) of this kit?

I'm going conservative - 18 pages.

judging a kit by the picture, what a shame. this was the picture they showed when they first announced it. I have a feeling they will get it right.

jennings, who cares about the dash because I obviously don't. I can't believe some of you people on here.

Edited by randypandy831

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

judging a kit by the picture, what a shame. this was the picture they showed when they first announced it. I have a feeling they will get it right.

jennings, who cares about the dash because I obviously don't. I can't believe some of you people on here.

I'm thinking that 11bee was being sarcastic actually.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Well, all they need now to be taken as a serious manufacturer is a 1/48 P-51D. ;-)

And a Mustang I, P-51, A, B & C (with and w/o fin fillet) to complete the series

As for the 109, would parts for one of the recce variants and/or one or more Slovak marking options be too much to hope for?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm thinking that 11bee was being sarcastic actually.

Thank you Nerdling! Yes, that post of mine was supposed to be humorous. My bad. I was mocking other posts where people noted inaccuracies with the box art and then assumed that the kit itself was garbage.

I've actually got high hopes for kit.

Edited by 11bee

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Could the OP please change the title of this thread so it reads "Eduard 1/48 Bf109G-6"

It would still be wrong as it is missing a space (according to period Luftwaffe documentation). I have seen both BF109 G-6 and Bf109 G-6 (note capitalization) but there is always (so far) a space between the model number and variant letter.

I hope to see a Finnish sharkmouth!

Regards,

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I've actually got high hopes for kit.

Whoah! Now hang on here just a second. What kind of high hopes are we talking about here? The high apple pie in the sky hopes?

Eric

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm going to say AMAZING!! Eduard has a great track record and plus with a the aftermarket accessories it's going to be a dream lol I'm going to go broke

Edited by luftwaffe1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm going to say AMAZING!! Eduard has a great track record and plus with a the aftermarket accessories it's going to be a dream lol I'm going to go broke

Edited by luftwaffe1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...