Here's an unusual angle on a P-40- great for the modeller.

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Here's an unusual angle on a P-40- great for the modeller.

Joined: February 27th, 2005, 1:47 pm

April 7th, 2012, 8:03 pm #1

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Joined: March 4th, 2005, 2:03 pm

April 7th, 2012, 8:17 pm #2

....what is the loopiness that is going on in the left side under the rear side window?
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April 7th, 2012, 8:24 pm #3

oxygen hose and mask maybe? n/t
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Joined: March 3rd, 2005, 8:10 pm

April 7th, 2012, 9:27 pm #4

Hi:

Cool photo. Is it me, or does the pilot look like the actor Richard Jaeckel?

Cheers,

Scott

Scott Taylor
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Joined: March 2nd, 2005, 3:52 pm

April 7th, 2012, 9:35 pm #5

He's not wearing his rank insignia on his hat, although it's an officer's hat with gold braiding.

Also note that the paint is worn off, not chipped off in massive sheets as many models portray.
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Joined: September 21st, 2004, 9:13 am

April 7th, 2012, 9:36 pm #6

Hi:

Cool photo. Is it me, or does the pilot look like the actor Richard Jaeckel?

Cheers,

Scott

Scott Taylor
Thachweave Products
http://thachweave.tripod.com
I'm more thinking the actor who played Buck Compton in Band of Brothers n/m
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Joined: March 21st, 2005, 8:48 pm

April 7th, 2012, 9:45 pm #7

Looks much more like Richard Jaeckel from the Dirty Dozen! (nt)
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Joined: July 22nd, 2005, 11:17 pm

April 7th, 2012, 10:04 pm #8

....what is the loopiness that is going on in the left side under the rear side window?
nt
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Joined: May 16th, 2004, 9:14 pm

April 7th, 2012, 10:55 pm #9

....what is the loopiness that is going on in the left side under the rear side window?
the heavy sheepskin for the photo
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Joined: March 2nd, 2005, 8:00 pm

April 8th, 2012, 12:05 am #10

Hi:

Cool photo. Is it me, or does the pilot look like the actor Richard Jaeckel?

Cheers,

Scott

Scott Taylor
Thachweave Products
http://thachweave.tripod.com
;lkj;

So a friend says: "cheer up things could be worse; so I cheered up and sure as hell Things Got Worse!
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