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Welcome to 72nd Aircraft!

I'm trying something here...
I'm attempting to give the 72nd scale aircraft modeler a place to get together where the bigger scale modelers will not say, "It's 72nd scale...Who cares?".

This board is a trial to see if there is interest in such a place. Rumor has it that there isn't. I don't believe it.

So... Let's just see.
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Photo issues Jan 15 2018, 01:58 AM, By dknights
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72nd Aircraft Classified Section

Requests for Instruction Sheets
Looks like we have several members willing to help you with this!
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LF Boeing 247 Decal Instructions Mar 14 2018, 02:47 AM, By dknights
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Decal Exchange
Request decals here or announce extras you may have to spare.
Wanted: Airfix Blenheim decals Apr 22 2018, 12:51 AM, By jvenables
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For Sale
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1/72 FS, huge list Jun 12 2018, 02:13 AM, By mholly
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Looking to Buy
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Revell F-16 Vertical Fin Base Yesterday, 1:00 AM, By RJ Tucker
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Looking to Trade
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Hasegawa Bf.109G Oct 30 2016, 06:44 AM, By Big Kohona
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Searching For Parts, Etc.
Maybe even point to where things can be found on-line or ask about responses from manufacturers...
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Hasegawa parts tree,where to get them. May 29 2018, 10:50 AM, By RPeck
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72nd Aircraft Board Discussion

General Discussion
Things that you want to talk about regarding aircraft or models or whatever...
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Fuss free Hasegawa kits? Jun 10 2018, 05:24 PM, By Boucheron
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Kits, Aftermarket, etc. What's New?
Stuff to keep us excited!
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Renard R-31 Belgian Observation Aircraft Today, 6:02 AM, By Redboost
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Help, I'm about to start...
Getting ready to build a certain kit or aircraft? Gathering information so as to avoid "oopsies"? Mention what you're doing, and information you perhaps didn't realize you needed can be supplied here.
Suggested by Graham.
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Yak-9T CAD Development Thread Yesterday, 3:13 PM, By orionfield
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Books and Publications
Reviews and/or recommendations of books or publications. If there's a book or other printed material you've found useful, tell us about it!
ANA and FS timeline, I hope you find it of… Apr 6 2018, 12:05 PM, By RJ Tucker
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Photos of Completed Models
It would be helpful for now if posters could mention "Criticism Welcomed" with their posted models so we can be sure. I'd like to make everybody comfortable with this, so try to keep criticism constructive, please.
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Fw 190 A-9 Today, 3:22 AM, By Barry Numerick
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Themed Displays
As suggested, this is for posting photos and information regarding kits/models of particular aircraft types in their own topics.
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Messerschmitt Bf 109 family Jun 7 2018, 10:27 PM, By Blekster
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Models built in 2010
What the heck. We need some way to celebrate the coming New Year, so if you'd like to post your accomplishments from the current year... Repeats are fine.
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Only four for me Feb 5 2015, 08:00 PM, By KevinKev
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Models built in 2011
Time to review the year's accomplishments. I'm tempted to disqualify Les... He's made more models this year than I have in the last ten. Ah, well... That's okay.
Post them if you completed them in 2011! (Les, too.)

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ThePlasticSurgeon's 2011 models Nov 9 2013, 09:57 PM, By theplasticsurgeon
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Models built in 2012
Since Mark has already jumped the gun, and since we're still here after the 21st... I will get this up for photographs of production in 2012. As always, repeats are fine.
Finally Feb 5 2015, 08:01 PM, By KevinKev
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Models built in 2013
Time again for our year review. Thank you all for another good year!
2! Not bad for 52 weeks... Feb 5 2015, 08:03 PM, By KevinKev
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Models Constructed in 2014
It's that time again. Let's see what the year brought. I will accept pledges to do better in 2015 as well, since I must start that. (I built null...)
Greenshirt's Year Nov 9 2015, 06:34 PM, By Greenshirt
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Models Produced in 2015
Yes, and it's that time of year again...
Models produced in 2015 Jan 4 2018, 05:34 PM, By yves
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The Paul Boyer Collection
Mr. Boyer has graced us with photos of his extensive model collection, all built to very high standards. This is where the photos can be found.
Stealth guesses Jul 13 2016, 11:45 PM, By J.C. Bahr
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Models Made in 2016
It's time again to show off your models for the last year.
My models built in 2016 Jan 4 2018, 06:21 PM, By yves
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Models Completed in 2017
Here we go. Celebrating the conclusion of 2017. Post 'em if you got 'em.
Oops! Mar 4 2018, 08:30 PM, By Mark Schynert
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In Progress

In Progress Models
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Me 209 H. Or is it the Bf 109 V-55? Today, 2:38 AM, By Barry Numerick
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In Progress Completed Reference
This is in answer to the problem that was being created by having too many "Pinned" postings in the "In Progress" section. I shall move select completed threads here. There will be no replies or new postings activated for this forum. Just the original thread.
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Fine Molds Bf 109 K-4 Oct 4 2017, 03:12 AM, By Barry Numerick
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The SB2U "Skippy Smackdown" Group Build
Keep track of the Wind Indicators
Buz's Build Jan 9 2017, 07:41 PM, By Buz Pezold
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Photos of specific aircraft and details posted by our members.
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Me 109G-6 Australian War Memorial Apr 21 2018, 12:11 PM, By ca-15
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Links to Aircraft References
If another site has some good detail photos of specific aircraft, why not post the link?
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Ju-87 D/G - Academy anf Fujimi nose length… May 10 2018, 10:27 PM, By Graeme H
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Hints, Tips, Techniques
Here's the place for techniques the likes of which we see popping up in the "In Progress" threads. I'll try to grab a few exerpts for this, and you may post any techniques or How To's. Please put the subject in the title.
Bert's Italian Yesterday, 4:08 PM, By Bert
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Groundcraft. Vehicles in 72nd scale.

In Progress for groundcraft. More Tatras May 9 2018, 11:01 PM, By dixieflyer
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Completed groundcraft. Syrian T-72AV Mar 29 2018, 03:14 AM, By dknights
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General Q&A and etc. for groundcraft. Kubelwagen replacement wheels? May 18 2018, 11:28 PM, By dixieflyer
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Model Show Reports

72nd Aircraft at the Shows
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SPASM Display Australian Model Expo 2018 Yesterday, 3:34 AM, By ca-15
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Show Announcements
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Model Classic 2018 Apr 18 2018, 01:31 PM, By Starfighter Decals
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Manufacturers, Retailers, Distributors

Commercial and Related
Post links, sales, new product notifications, anything your heart desires as long as it pertains to 72nd scale aircraft.
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KORA / LF Models / KP Models SALE Apr 22 2018, 08:55 PM, By islander2
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