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Offline kitnut617

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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #90 on: September 23, 2018, 05:04:36 AM »
I can see a couple of those working my way here -----    ;)

Are you up to be part of a "bulk" order of the Mach 2 Britannia kit?  ;)

Well I have this plan to convert my 1/72 Airways Vac Form Britannia into a Yukon, I have a line on another one which I have earmarked to make into a Guppy variant. The Mach II kits have only just come available and I can see one or maybe two finding their ways into the stash.

Of course, there's always some Britannias to make too  ;)  Canadian Pacific operated Britannias and one marked up like that (I've seen a decal sheet somewhere Yeah well, Aircraft in Miniature does them ---  d'oh) would go great alongside one of my Gene Hooker Vickers Vanguards in Trans Canada Air Lines markings (and Welsh Models are also doing a 1/72 Vanguard too)
« Last Edit: September 23, 2018, 05:26:16 AM by kitnut617 »

Offline The Big Gimper

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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #91 on: October 18, 2018, 09:51:52 PM »
Some DC-6 to DC-7 conversions are now in the works.

DC-7 & 7B conversion set - (designed to be used with the Heller DC-6 kit)


https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72034

DC-7C conversion set - (designed to be used with the Heller DC-6 kit)


https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72035

DC-7 non-radar nose - (designed to be used with the Heller DC-6 kit)


https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72036

DC-7B long range fuel tanks - (designed to be used with the Heller DC-6 kit)


https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72037
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Offline finsrin

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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #92 on: October 19, 2018, 09:47:11 AM »
 :-*  DC-7 conversion kits are long overdue.  :-*

Offline kitnut617

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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #93 on: July 09, 2019, 07:55:11 AM »
I was looking on Hannants website to see what was new at AiM, because Neil hasn't updated his website for nearly a year now.

Well I came across this conversion set:

https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72043

I was going to post this is a thread here about using some Darts on a project but I couldn't remember which one it was ---   :-X

So, Lancaster anyone, Lincoln, Shackleton ?
« Last Edit: July 09, 2019, 07:56:47 AM by kitnut617 »

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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #94 on: July 10, 2019, 02:39:00 AM »
Lots of options for using those RR Darts...
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Offline kitnut617

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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #95 on: July 31, 2019, 07:53:34 AM »
I just got this in the mail yesterday, AiM's CL-44D conversion. This is so one can convert the Mach II Britannia into a CL-44. I'm going to use my Airways Vac Form Britannia though, I'll see how it gets on.

You get four white metal props, four resin Tyne nacelles, four fuselage plug halves (front and rear plug), two swing tail hinges and one clear windshield. The instruction sheet is really good I thought (sorry no photo of that)

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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #96 on: November 30, 2019, 06:30:27 PM »
RAE Viscount 837 Radar development aircraft (For use with the Mach 2 Viscount kit and Transport Wings Viscount 800 conversion set).



https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72044
« Last Edit: November 30, 2019, 06:31:58 PM by The Big Gimper »
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Offline The Big Gimper

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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #97 on: November 30, 2019, 06:31:27 PM »
RAE Viscount 838 with Infra Red and SLAR pods (For use with the Mach 2 Viscount kit and Transport Wings Viscount 800 conversion set).



https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72045
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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #98 on: November 30, 2019, 06:32:55 PM »
Viscount 700D Slipper Tanks (small) (For use with the Mach 2 Viscount 700 kit and Transport Wings Dart 510 conversion set).



https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72046
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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #99 on: November 30, 2019, 06:34:00 PM »
Viscount 800/810 Slipper Tanks (large)(For use with the Mach 2 Viscount 700 kit and Transport Wings Viscount 800 conversion set).



https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/TWC72047
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Re: Aircraft In Miniature Limited
« Reply #100 on: December 01, 2019, 02:24:42 AM »
Just screams MPA to me...
All hail the God of Frustration!!!