Re: What I'm working on

Matt Bittner (
Thu, 30 Nov 1995 07:59:08 -0500

On 29 Nov 95 at 23:24, mark typed diligently:

> - Testors Nie.17. I've built this one before. Another cheap one that's hard
> to beat. Replace the Lewis, though...

FWIW, at one time Rosemont had replacement cowlings for this. Not
sure if they're still in production, though.

> - Glencoe Alb. DIII. I know, I know, I can hear y'all laughing
> hysterically...This is my second time around no less, with the infamous dog
> plane. Not only that, I've got both the German <<and>> the Oeffag. The
> German one will be my guinea pig for doing a plane in Turkish markings, once
> I hunt down a few more references...

Okay, I'm going to bite on this one. I too have one each of the
German and the Oeffag offering. I remember reading Windsock when
Rimmel went through correcting it, and it didn't sound all *that*
bad. Sure, it's not upto today standards, but can't you make a
decent model of this one?

> Finally, I can't resist the temptation to point out the fact that my
> collection is <<<<entirely>>>> WWI, unlike some you heathen heretics out
> there! ;-)

We're not worthy, we're not worthy... ;-)


Matthew Bittner WW1 Modeler, ecto subscriber, semi-new dad, PowerBuilder developer; Omaha, Nebraska
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