login   |    register
General Aircraft
This forum is for general aircraft modelling discussions.
Hosted by Kevin Brant
REVIEW
Dornier Do 24 T
TedMamere
_VISITCOMMUNITY
Moselle, France
Joined: May 15, 2005
KitMaker: 5,653 posts
AeroScale: 4,347 posts
Posted: Friday, August 18, 2006 - 11:47 AM UTC
After the release of a 1/48 scale Halifax kit, the French short run kit manufacturer Fonderie Miniature adds another big aircraft to its catalogue: the Dornier Do 24 T. This is sure something for those who have a lot of display space!

Link to Item



If you have comments or questions please post them here.

Thanks!

P.S. By the way, this is what I saw on the side of the box

Merlin
Staff MemberSenior Editor
AEROSCALE
#017
_VISITCOMMUNITY
United Kingdom
Joined: June 11, 2003
KitMaker: 17,200 posts
AeroScale: 12,621 posts
Posted: Friday, August 18, 2006 - 12:21 PM UTC
Hi Jean-Luc

Great review! It looks like the quality of FM's Dornier is broadly on a par with the earlier Halifax - maybe a step back in a couple of places. Either way, both kits will take a lot of building - but that's part of the fun and challenge! The results should be spectacular and I'm really seeing how good the Dornier looks when you tackle it.

Hmmm - a Henschel Hs 126! While space-restrictions mean I won't be buying the Dornier anytime soon, I may well be tempted by a kit of one of my most asked for subjects when it comes out!

All the best

Rowan

P.S. All being well, I might be able to make a tentatiive start on the Halifax this weekend - we'll see...