TAMIYA 1/48th F-84G KIT #61060
Backdated to F-84E
Model by Bruce Craig

Photos by Bruce Craig

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Top View of Tamiya F-84G Backdated to F-84E by Bruce Craig

Model backdated to F-84E as FS-135 3600 CTCW, Luke AFB, 1955. Some panel lines on the fuselage, and the air refueling doors on the left wing were deleted.

Left Front View of Tamiya F-84G Backdated to F-84E by Bruce Craig

Canopy bracing is individually cut white decals. Fletcher auxiliary tanks are from Testors T-33A kit. Compare to other auxiliary tanks.

Right Rear of Tamiya F-84G Backdated to F-84E by Bruce Craig

Paint is four shades of Testors Buffing Metalizer, and Testors or AeroMaster enamels for other colors. Gear and speed brake wells were done in yellow zinc chromate. Decals made on ATP Clear Decal AD6000 sheets using PageMaker 6.0 on PC output to an ALPS MD-2010 CYMK printer.

Bottom View of Tamiya F-84G Backdated to F-84E by Bruce Craig Canopy View of Tamiya F-84G Backdated to F-84E by Bruce Craig

Swiss-cheese speed brake from the box.

Canopy from the box.Compare to F-84D.

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