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Old 08-03-2010, 12:28 PM   #1
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Saw this on a BBC show last night..pretty impressive!

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Old 08-03-2010, 03:48 PM   #2
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wow, thats a realy beauty.
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Old 08-04-2010, 04:20 PM   #3
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Nice 1:1 model!

There's a (real) Spitfire at TAM Museum (it was donated by Rolls-Royce). I believe it's the only Spitfire in Brazil...

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Old 08-14-2010, 11:55 PM   #4
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The question begs itself: If they went to the trouble and expense of making the moulds for this huge model, will they sell any more of these models? I know this was in celebration of Airfix Model Company, and special for May's show, but I'd like to know if there will be others. As if I was rich enough to afford one.

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