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Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 10-05-2017, 06:11 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,236
Posted By Mike777
Re: Southwest 737-300's gone in 10 more days

Right. I was speaking purely from an enthusiast and exterior aesthetics viewpoint. Obviously, a 30ish year old airplane won't be as enjoyable to fly on as a passenger compared to newer stuff.
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Forum: General Squawk Talk 10-05-2017, 06:04 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,330
Posted By Mike777
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 10-05-2017, 04:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 783
Posted By Mike777
Re: Layer of Oil

Erm, no. Definitely not.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 10-05-2017, 04:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By Mike777
Re: Some new -just delivered - JC Wings 1:200 models pics

House colors MD-11... isn't that a grail for David Hingtgen?
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 09-19-2017, 10:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,236
Posted By Mike777
Re: Southwest 737-300's gone in 10 more days

Can't put my finger on exactly why, but I've always preferred the 737 classics over the NGs, aesthetically speaking. Especially the engines--they have much more character compared to the engines of...
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 09-11-2017, 11:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 443
Posted By Mike777
Re: 1:100 Bader 'PSA' & 'Hawaiian' L-1011 Tristars

Seems like a really good price for these two beauties. Good luck with the sale!
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-21-2017, 10:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,504
Posted By Mike777
Re: JCW Japan JASDF Boeing 777 Flaps Down info

Well, OP, any more pics or info for us? You kinda left us hanging. :confused:
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-15-2017, 10:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,495
Posted By Mike777
I can't tell if you're being sarcastic or not. :p...

I can't tell if you're being sarcastic or not. :p Lol. I know you like to poke fun at the nitpickers...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-15-2017, 08:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,495
Posted By Mike777
Re: 1:200 Condor Boeing 757-300 Gemini PHOTO

Speaking of things that were accurate on early Gemini 757s but now they do it wrong...

The APU exhaust cone at the rear of the fuselage. It's a minor thing, but it's been consistently wrong on...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-14-2017, 03:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,756
Posted By Mike777
Re: 1/200 too big for playing ;(

Um, that's kind of the point.

You want to play with your models? Are you 6 years old? :rolleyes:
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-13-2017, 11:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,504
Posted By Mike777
Re: JCW Japan JASDF Boeing 777 Flaps Down info

Also, is that a 3D windshield wiper and pitot tube, and did it come that way from the factory? The pitot tube looks about 50% too large, but it's nice to see progress in this hobby in terms of...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-13-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,504
Posted By Mike777
Re: JCW Japan JASDF Boeing 777 Flaps Down info

So what do the main gears look like on your model? Are they appropriately extended and tilted back as when in the air?
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-07-2017, 02:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 843
Posted By Mike777
Re: AC200 Iberia DC-8 50 series

That inboard engine.... lmao. Yikes!
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-07-2017, 01:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,218
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini200 Wardair "H.A. Doc Oakes: 747-200

Just an observation: you sure do receive a lot of models from "friends"....
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-06-2017, 08:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,329
Posted By Mike777
Re: Pics: My Battlseships and United 727s and 757s

Good question! Who got them? I feel like I should know, and I probably used to. But it's lost on me right now.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-05-2017, 11:44 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini July Releases with Pics

I'm still confused as to whether Gemini actually intended to do such a light gray in attempt to model a "weathered" plane, or if the color was simply a mistake. If intentional, then I agree, it was...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-05-2017, 02:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,329
Posted By Mike777
Re: Pics: My Battlseships and United 727s and 757s

I'm probably in the minority here, but I actually find the variety of gray fuselage colors to be interesting and desirable. That said, some are obviously too light and some too dark. The Herpa...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-05-2017, 02:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,329
Posted By Mike777
Re: Pics: My Battlseships and United 727s and 757s

Nice collection! And the 727 and 757 are my favorite airliners. :D
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-05-2017, 01:50 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini July Releases with Pics

Is it that the "U" and the "A" are the exact same height as the rest of the letters though they should be slightly taller?
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-05-2017, 01:48 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini July Releases with Pics

^ It actually doesn't look as bad in this pic as in the others. Still too light, for sure, especially among all the others. But by itself, at least in this pic, it doesn't look as bad as the...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-04-2017, 10:54 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini July Releases with Pics

Fast food sounds good... but I'm in the mood for sushi.

Sean, please do post pics of your entire battleship fleet!
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-04-2017, 10:28 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini July Releases with Pics

Fair enough, and I respect your response also. :) That's all we ask... is just sympathize with us from time to time when there are legitimate complaints about a model. No need to sideline yourself!...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-04-2017, 10:11 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini July Releases with Pics

crownvic... come on. I know you get frustrated with us nitpickers and whiners, and you're always going to defend the family business. We get that. It's totally understandable. But your comments...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-03-2017, 10:57 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
Dude, believe me, I know. Lol. I have a long...

Dude, believe me, I know. Lol. I have a long history of criticizing Gemini on this forum. But I'm learning to cut them some slack and appreciate all the models out there that don't have major issues.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-03-2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
I could nitpick and find a "mistake" on every...

I could nitpick and find a "mistake" on every Herpa Premium. But I'm curious, what exactly are you referring to?
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 08-03-2017, 09:45 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,415
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini July Releases with Pics

It sucks that the gray is so light, but hey, sh*t happens. I'll cut Gemini some slack this time. These kinds of errors are inevitable from time to time when mass producing models month after month...
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 08-01-2017, 03:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike777
Re: INCREDIBLE Brad Shinn 1/144 Delta 757-200

About time indeed. Over 630 views and 2 months later. It's sad. Sad that more collectors don't value quality over quantity. So many people messaged me drooling over this model but wouldn't pull...
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 08-01-2017, 12:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike777
Re: INCREDIBLE Brad Shinn 1/144 Delta 757-200

This beauty is now spoken for. :)
Forum: 1:200 Models 07-31-2017, 01:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 584
Posted By Mike777
Re: (23) Gemini200 Delta's. Trade for KLM's

Yes, that link works for me.
Forum: 1:200 Models 07-31-2017, 01:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 584
Posted By Mike777
Re: (23) Gemini200 Delta's. Trade for KLM's

I think your eBay link is broken. How many of your Delta Gemini models would you give me for the model in my sig?
Forum: General Squawk Talk 07-22-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 544
Posted By Mike777
Re: Airliners.net

Airliners.net is working just fine for me.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 07-20-2017, 02:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,277
Posted By Mike777
Re: What's happened to SMA (Seattle Model Aircraft) Models??

It's funny that the reincarnated SMA has strangely vanished a la the original 1:400 company. It's too bad, as I was hoping they would be a major player in 1:200. I never did get one of their MD-11s...
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 07-17-2017, 05:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike777
Re: INCREDIBLE Brad Shinn 1/144 Delta 757-200

I'm willing to negotiate on price slightly and am open to trade offers (1:200 scale).
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 07-14-2017, 04:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike777
Still available. Several bites but no hooks.

Still available. Several bites but no hooks.
Forum: 1:200 Models 07-05-2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By Mike777
Re: Price Check: Herpa Premium KLM Boeing 747-400

As far as I know, the AA A300 is the only Herpa Premium that came with a cleaning cloth. Make sense, given how easily the polished fuselage shows lint and fingerprints.
Forum: 1:200 Models 07-05-2017, 07:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 649
Posted By Mike777
Re: Price Check: Herpa Premium KLM Boeing 747-400

Wow, this was my model! Check out pics I posted here: https://www.diecastaircraftforum.com/1-200-scale-model-aircraft/79769-dutch-beauties.html

Certificate number 0779. I'd love to buy it back...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 07-03-2017, 01:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,223
Posted By Mike777
Re: TUCANO Scandal of the early 1990s

Tucano... wow, haven't thought of that name in almost a decade. Reminds me of when I first joined DA.C.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 07-03-2017, 01:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,366
Posted By Mike777
Re: Pan Am 727 Catch Me if you Can

This thread... holy heck.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 07-03-2017, 12:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,713
Posted By Mike777
Re: Norwegian B737 Max 8 Landed

Is it really? I honestly haven't paid much attention at all to the 737 MAX. What's different about its fuselage?
Forum: Other Scales & Antique Models 07-02-2017, 04:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,298
Posted By Mike777
Re: I knew it would happen sooner or later! ;)

Just curious why you're selling it if you were so happy with it just a few months ago?
Forum: Custom Made Models 07-01-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By Mike777
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 07-01-2017, 08:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,942
Posted By Mike777
Re: Gemini Jets July 2017 New Releases

Nice to see the Battleship 727!

SF Airlines has one heck of an ugly paint scheme.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 07-01-2017, 08:18 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,980
Posted By Mike777
Re: Dusting Day & Collection Pictures

Nice collection! The color on that Gemini Air Canada 787, though... yikes.
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 06-28-2017, 10:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike777
Re: INCREDIBLE Brad Shinn 1/144 Delta 757-200

Yup, I agree. Maybe I've scared off some potential buyers thinking the model must be some astronomical price, so I'll just put it out there:

$650 shipped overnight anywhere in the CONUS.
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 06-26-2017, 02:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,713
Posted By Mike777
Re: Norwegian B737 Max 8 Landed

Wow, as another member mentioned in another thread, Gemini really nailed the 737 nose on this one. Looks great, probably the best 737 nose I've seen in 1:200 (although the first handful of Gemini200...
Forum: 1:200 Models 06-25-2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By Mike777
Re: GJ200 Delta 717 + GJ200 Plastics 737-700

Indeed. Never owned one of those either but still wouldn't mind picking up the Continental 737. I'm actually glad Gemini abandoned 1:250, though, as it seems to have been done away with in favor of...
Forum: 1:200 Models 06-25-2017, 10:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 374
Posted By Mike777
Re: GJ200 Delta 717 + GJ200 Plastics 737-700

^ I was wondering about the StarJets stand also. And yes, I believe this was the only Gemini "Plastics Premiere" model. I've always been curious about getting one. Too bad this particular Gemini...
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 06-23-2017, 04:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike777
Re: INCREDIBLE Brad Shinn 1/144 Delta 757-200

Unbelievably, this model is still available! Get this 1 of 1 museum quality piece before it's too late.
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 06-19-2017, 11:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike777
Re: INCREDIBLE Brad Shinn 1/144 Delta 757-200

He was talking about the model/owner (Pan Am 747-8) being in San Diego.
Forum: STS: Other Scales & Antique Models 06-19-2017, 10:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike777
Re: INCREDIBLE Brad Shinn 1/144 Delta 757-200

Roughly the same size as a 1/200 A380.



Forget scale matching, this model would be the standout jewel of ANY collection.
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