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F-4G Phantom II Wild Weasel
F-4G Phantom II Wild Weasel w/ Pharewell Tour Markings
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by: Jim Starkweather [ STAFF_JIM ]

SUMMARY
Highs: Crisp detail of panel lines and rivets. Includes new sprues for Wild Weasel V and canopy options.
Lows: Clear was damaged due to close proximity to other clear parts. May need polishing to remove marks.
Verdict: A new variant built using a modern released kit (90's) that should build into a nice kit. Some accuracy issues reported with that original release.
  Scale: 1:32
  Mfg. ID: 85-5994
  Suggested Retail: $50
  PUBLISHED: Apr 13, 2015
  NATIONALITY: United States
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 89.91%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 82.35%

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About Jim Starkweather (staff_Jim)
FROM: CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES

I started building models in 1971 when I was 6. My first model was a 1/32 P-40 Warhawk. Revell I believe. From there I moved onto the standard cars, Apollo spacecraft, and other kid orientated kits. I don't know what got me started on Armor. I must have seen a Monogram tank kit one day and said "Mom...

Copyright 2017 text by Jim Starkweather [ STAFF_JIM ]. Images also by copyright holder unless otherwise noted. Opinions expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of AeroScale. All rights reserved.


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This will delight a lot of Vietnam-era builders! Thanks for the review, Jim!
APR 14, 2015 - 05:36 AM
Can't wait for this one, Lizard 1 methinks. ragards Jason
APR 14, 2015 - 06:40 AM
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