Re: DH2 anyone???

Mick Fauchon (
Fri, 23 Dec 1994 09:11:56 +1100 (EST)


> Hi Gang, Does anyone have an Smer DH2 AKA Aroura DH2 that they
> might want to sell? I can't seem to find one anywhere. I saw a blurb
> last year in a Squadron sale mailing that had bagged kits selling for
> $2.50 U.S.

THey're readily available down here, but that won't help you
much 80( THe going price here runs between $A9-$A13.

This is the only DH2 that I've seen in 1/48. Is there a
> better kit out there?

As far as I know, there isn't another DH2 in 1/48 *at all*.
We're just going to have to make the best of it. Unless our friends
at Eduard have one in the pipeline 80)

> Another question. Does anyone know the correct color to use
> on the undersides of the Albatross DIII and Fokker DrI? I've never
> found an exact color spec for this blue. Most of the sources that I've
> read suggest light blue. Though this sounds great, there are several
> light blues to choose from. Up to this point I've matched my colors to
> some of the info in older publications. I'd like to base it on more
> up to date information.

Do you have to ask me this to-day? I'm sure I've got at least a
couple of references at home, but we're out of here this afternoon, and
won't be back until the 3rd of January.
I used a HUmbrol pale blue, but, of course, can't remember the
number. Anyway, I'll take my homework with me, and get back later.

> A neat idea for a future FAQ would be a WWI color reference
> guide. Something along the lines of the Klaus book for WWII colors.
Great idea. Who's going to do it?

I have never seen such a beast for the WWI folks, but it would be very
> helpful. If its out there I'd like to see it =)


> Got to run..

Vic! Christmas is no time to run!..........unless someone's got
a sale on 80)



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