Re: What I'm working on (with Q)

Richard G. Ivansek (
Wed, 29 Nov 1995 19:26:06 -0800

You wrote:
>I am building many kits, but not include WWI airplane. X)
>1/72 Fujimi Phantom FG.1 - three! waiting for sanding, 60%.
>1/72 Fujimi Phantom FGR.2 - two. same above.
>1/72 Hasegawa MS.406 - three! 2 Finnish Air Force and one Swiss Air
Force, 80%.
>1/72 Matchbox A.W. Siskin - semi-scratch to early type, 30%
>1/48 Contrail H.P. Hampden - vacform, too hard, 40%.
>1/48 Monogram Tomahawk - correct some points, 30%.
>1/48 Mouve Kittyhawk - progress with Tomahawk, 50%.
>Purchased Eduard WWI kits were washed complete. :-)
>Morane L
>Morane N
>Sopwith Pup
>Sopwith Baby (both 1/72 and 1/48)
>Hansa Brandemburg D.I
>BTW Eduard's Hansa Brandemburg D.I kit include decal sheets what a
grains of
> wood.
>Is color of D.I wooden parts as like this decal?
>I believe which it is more burnish, dark wood color until.
>--Hirohisa Ozaki
I haven't seen the decal sheet in Eduard's Hansa Brandenburg D.1,
but aircraft built by the Central Powers predominantly use Birch wood
in their construction. This wood is very blonde in appearance and is
most likely what was use to sheet the H B D.1. So if it looks like
that, use it.

Rick Ivansek