Pictures from Duxford

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Derek Attree
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Pictures from Duxford

Post by Derek Attree » Thu Sep 19, 2013 9:18 pm

Hi Guys
While I was at Duxford a couple of weeks ago I saw this in the workshop being restored.


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Hope you like

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Re: Pictures from Duxford

Post by David Battson » Wed Sep 25, 2013 12:05 pm

Hi Derek,
Great pictures, this kit will surely be a rivet counters paradise (or maybe nightmare), more akin to steam locomotive modelling.
Also as an engineer, must comment on those amazing roof trusses, compared to modern designs. Were they sitting in there when they came up with the inspiration for the Wellington Bomber ?

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Re: Pictures from Duxford

Post by Adrian Harris » Wed Sep 25, 2013 10:37 pm

Love the photos :D

> Were they sitting in there when they came up with the inspiration for the
> Wellington Bomber ?

Or is the building made up of redundant Wellingtons :?: :wink:

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Re: Pictures from Duxford

Post by Stephen White » Thu Sep 26, 2013 6:18 am

Great photos Derek, thanks for posting. Here's a brain teaser. There are four aicraft in the photo or at least bits of them, so identities?

Stephen

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Re: Pictures from Duxford

Post by Fabrice Le Roux » Sun Sep 29, 2013 12:09 am

Simplz!
l-r: Mustang P51, Lancaster Cockpit section, Halifax cockpit section, Heinkel He111 (CASA).
Methinks there very little left to see in IWM Lambeth at the moment!
cheers, Fabrice

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