L749A Western AL 1:72

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L749A Western AL 1:72

Postby Dakota » Fri Sep 28, 2012 7:42 am

Next one in the paint box: Triple tail Lockheed L749A based on a metal Super Constellation, Raise-Up (NL). I shortened the fuselage front & rear and welded the three parts together. The tail had already the shorter fins of the Connie (was never properly shaped by Raise-Up for the 1049). The nose was lengthened with alu radar cone. The engine cowlings of the A model are like the 1049. So it was an easy conversion 8-)
The a/c is N6022C ex.TWA for a short period in service with Western AL. Decals are from Two Six.
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Re: L749A Western AL 1:72

Postby MichaelB » Sat Sep 29, 2012 3:56 am

Nice! I look forward to your results!
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