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Airfix 1/72 scale Bristol Blenheim Mk.I

... but pleasantly easy build so long as you go carefully and do plenty of test-fitting before you commit to glue. The join of the forward fuselage/ cockpit ...

... but pleasantly easy build so long as you go carefully and do plenty of test-fitting before you commit to glue. The join of the forward fuselage/ cockpit ...

Finished 1

Boxart Bristol Blenheim Mk.I A04016 Airfix

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B - Bristol Blenheim Mk.IF, No. 600 (City of London)

... but pleasantly easy build so long as you go carefully and do plenty of test-fitting before you commit to glue. The join of the forward fuselage/ cockpit ...

Finished 2

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Frog Blenheim

Finished 3

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

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Hot off the press – the new tool 1/72 scale Bristol Blenheim Mk1 by Airfix (£14.99 converts to $25 US). These, thankfully, bear no resemblance to the old ...

Build Late Stage

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Build Stage 1

Airfix's however best captures the kink in the lower forward slope of the windscreen; ...

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Bristol Blenheim Mk.If 1:72

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Build Stage 2

The red areas underneath are suppost to represent the dopped on fabric patches that have been blown off after firing the cannon. Next the decalling.

Bristol Blenheim

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Bolingbroke, Pima Air Museum, Tucson AZ

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Airfix A01010 1: 72 Scale Hawker Hurricane MK1 Model Kit

Another nice touch with this kit is the option of lowered or raised flaps. The internal flaps structure is included, although the prominent lightening holes ...

Unlike the other two brands', Airfix's collector rings feature a cooling air intake and bulged segment ahead of the ...

The two fuselage halves went together easily using liquid glue, then the cockpit 'plank', including the wing spars, was inserted from underneath.

Pretty soon I had the fuselage in one piece.

The kit comes with a very detail cockpit setup with seats. I used an older Frog Blenheim seatbelt set to spice up the interior and also cut away the sliding ...

I finished this last night, the new Airfix Bristol Blenheim Mk.1:

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62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

Conclusion…

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... good indeed – Well done Airfix! However, the rib detail on the fabric covered control surfaces is a little over pronounced, and will benefit from being ...

Not had much time to work on my Beau this week, but have put the decals on and sorted out the torpedo.

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

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Bristol Beaufighter

Blenheim Mk IV bomber at the RAF Museum, London, with the new cockpit

Airfix 1:72 Scale Bristol Blenheim MkIV Fighter Model Kit

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

... but pleasantly easy build so long as you go carefully and do plenty of test-fitting before you commit to glue. The join of the forward fuselage/ cockpit ...

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It was built OOB except for the aerial wire which was made from lycra thread, I used Precision Paints Dark Green and Dark Earth for the upper surface ...

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62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

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BL-200 (bearing the Hakaristi) at the Aviation Museum of Central Finland

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

Dorsal gun turret of a Blenheim with Finnish Air Force markings

The red areas underneath are suppost to represent the dopped on fabric patches that have been blown off after firing the cannon. Next the decalling.

The only flying Blenheim (Mk.1 L6739) displaying at Duxford in 2015

A Bristol Blenheim Mk I in flight

113 Squadron preparing to load a Blenheim Mk I prior to a raid on Tobruk, Libya, circa 1942

Looks a bit washed-out in this picture due to the light, but it's all good; hopefully today I will get the detail painting done and get the cockpit together ...

The first production Type 142M with the military serial registration K7033, which served as the only prototype and made its first flight in June 1936.

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62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

... but pleasantly easy build so long as you go carefully and do plenty of test-fitting before you commit to glue. The join of the forward fuselage/ cockpit ...

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

A04046 - Bristol Blenheim Mk.I Review by Mark Davies: · Airfix ...

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62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

Airfix A03032 Fairey Battle 1:72 Scale Series 3 Plastic Model Kit: Amazon.co.uk: Toys & Games

Blenheim Mk Is of No. 62 Squadron RAF lined up at RAF Tengah, Singapore, circa February 1941

The red areas underneath are suppost to represent the dopped on fabric patches that have been blown off after firing the cannon. Next the decalling.

Next up will be the engines and cowlings.

Not had much time to work on my Beau this week, but have put the decals on and sorted out the torpedo.

62 Sqn Blenheim Mk1 - FX-F by Danny Crossman

Bolingbroke IV cockpit. The Blenheim Mk IV cockpit was similar, but with a shorter instrument console. The navigator's position was in the nose, ...

Airfix - Bristol Blenheim MK1f - 1:72 (A04059)

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Airfix Folland Gnat T.1 (Scale 1:72) Model Kit A02105 NEW

Airfix 1/72 B-17G, built as an RAF Fortress Mk.III

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Airfix 1:72 Scale Boulton Paul Defiant Mk.1 Model Kit

Description: BAC/EE Lightning F.6; Manufacturer: Airfix; Code Number: AX05042A; Scale: 1:72; Item type: Aircraft kits (injection); Price: £20.99 ...