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Old 03-01-2019, 06:17 PM   #1
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FoV have announced a new Chook tooling.

Here is Aitkens poster:

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Some have already been released, the JASDF release and US Army release. The South Korean release is available from Asian retailers already.

An Australian release and a US MH47G is also coming.

Currently, they are going for $33USD with some Asian retailers:

https://www.ebay.com/sch/m.html?_odk...k&_sacat=19029

As you can see the Corgi one is going for $89USD.

These are a bargain, I have the JASDF Chook and its a fab release with wonderful detailing and the FoV are updated and fixed little niggles with each release.

They are also a bit different in selling releases from their toolings. So far they have announced 11 releases from the one tooling involving 9 countries. Its a very cosmopolitan effort and all collectors should be happy with what they are planning. I suspect their method also keeps their price down.

But at $33USD,...
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Old 08-18-2019, 09:55 PM   #2
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Has anyone else picked one of these up yet? How are they? I'm very tempted to pick up a A co 7th-101st, even though they were in Iraq in 2003, not Afghanistan.
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i just ordered one from tfm. we ll see...
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Has anyone else picked one of these up yet? How are they? I'm very tempted to pick up a A co 7th-101st, even though they were in Iraq in 2003, not Afghanistan.
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I’ve had one for a few months. I’m not an expert on the CH-47, but I really like the detail of this model. For the price, I thought it would look more like a toy.

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Old 08-23-2019, 01:46 AM   #6
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I recently got this model in my collection from the FlyingMule:

I really like it, the details are quite nice and very comparable to Corgi's Chinooks. Here's some photos:










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