by Mick Evans
1/48 scale F-84G Thunderjet is available online from Squadron
This is Tamiya's 1/48 scale
F-84G Thunderjet, FS-454
The Tamiya kit was built
straight from the box including the use of the kit decals. The superb
engineering by Tamiya ensures that very little filler is required for
this kit which is handy when it comes to natural metal finishes.
The cockpit detail was
sufficient but after seeing some of the new after market detail sets I
wish that I had used one.
The only let down in the kit is
the fit of the nose cowl when the open gun bay is installed. This is
one part of the assembly I wished that I had left out and glued the
The kit is finished in Alclad
polished aluminium and Xtra Color paints with no weathering applied.
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04 June, 2007
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