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REVIEW
Beechcraft D-17S
Jessie_C
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British Columbia, Canada
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Posted: Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 01:51 PM UTC
Roden has issued their 1/48 Staggerwing in civillian colours. Jessica Cooper, Aeroscale''s resident civillian flying mistress, takes a look at the kit. Modellers who have built either of the two military versions will find that much is familiar.

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Thanks!
JackFlash
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Colorado, United States
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Posted: Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 04:40 PM UTC
A Fine review! It really gives us the broad look at the kit and the color schemes.
AussieReg
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Victoria, Australia
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Posted: Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 04:54 PM UTC
Excellent review Jessica, it really is an elegant aircraft design.

Cheers, D