Author Topic: Huskie , red : primary seaplanes  (Read 144605 times)

Offline Robomog

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Re: Catalina 4-engined, red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1100 on: December 28, 2020, 06:40:55 AM »
That one works !  Love it !

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Re: Catalina 4-engined, red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1101 on: December 28, 2020, 10:25:45 AM »
Very nice combination of Catalina and Sunderland!
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Offline finsrin

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Re: Catalina 4-engined, red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1102 on: December 28, 2020, 12:28:30 PM »
Exactly what USN and RN needed.  :-*

Offline ericr

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Re: Catalina 4-engined, red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1103 on: December 28, 2020, 06:41:31 PM »

thanks  ;)

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Re: Catalina 4-engined, red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1104 on: December 29, 2020, 02:12:57 AM »
Better than that monstrosity that was the Bird Innovator
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Re: Catalina 4-engined, red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1105 on: December 29, 2020, 06:27:07 AM »
That one looks so right; I could see this design operating all over the world.

Offline ericr

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Re: Catalina 4-engined, red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1106 on: December 29, 2020, 06:36:52 AM »

thanks !

I didn't even know about the Bird Innovator ;-)

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Sunderland & U-2(1/48) & XB-35 , blue : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1107 on: December 31, 2020, 06:47:00 AM »

the fuselage from the Sunderland received wings from a U-2 (1/48), and engines from a XB_35








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Re: Sunderland & U-2(1/48) & XB-35 , blue : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1108 on: December 31, 2020, 09:37:34 AM »
Damn, that looks good!!  I have to wonder, though, how much spray hits those propellers.

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Re: Sunderland & U-2(1/48) & XB-35 , blue : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1109 on: December 31, 2020, 03:12:07 PM »
 ;)

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Re: Sunderland & U-2(1/48) & XB-35 , blue : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1110 on: January 02, 2021, 02:22:59 PM »
What a concept scale-o-rama combo.  :o  :smiley:      You have great eye for kit-bashing.     Like to borrow from it some build some time !

Offline ericr

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Re: Sunderland & U-2(1/48) & XB-35 , blue : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1111 on: January 03, 2021, 01:21:04 AM »

thanks !

     Like to borrow from it some build some time !


if my builds inspire you, pease go ahead !


the U2 from which the wings are on the Sunderland is there   ;D
http://beyondthesprues.com/Forum/index.php?topic=4100.msg180320#msg180320



Offline ericr

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Mariner & Osprey , yellow : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1112 on: January 10, 2021, 03:39:26 AM »

the wings from the Osprey seen there :

http://beyondthesprues.com/Forum/index.php?topic=4100.msg180467#msg180467

came here :







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Re: Mariner & Osprey , yellow : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1113 on: January 10, 2021, 07:00:34 AM »
Looks very Soviet . . .   :D


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Re: Mariner & Osprey , yellow : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1114 on: January 10, 2021, 12:45:58 PM »
I'm with robunos ... it wouldn't be out of place with a Beriev designation.

As usual ericr it's unusual and great
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Re: Mariner & Osprey , yellow : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1115 on: January 10, 2021, 02:42:48 PM »
Beautiful!!  That fuselage has the wings high enough above the water that, even in the straight up position, the engine exhausts are clear of the water. 

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Re: Mariner & Osprey , yellow : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1116 on: January 10, 2021, 05:22:04 PM »

thanks !

one inspiration was the Convair Advanced autogyro :


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Re: Mariner & Osprey , yellow : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1117 on: January 14, 2021, 12:37:23 AM »

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Huskie , red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1118 on: Yesterday at 04:19:48 AM »







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Re: Huskie , red : primary seaplanes
« Reply #1119 on: Today at 05:32:17 AM »
Kawaii!!  That's a very cute little helicopter; looks great.