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Avon Sabre

by Bob Whaites

 

Avon Sabre

 


Academy's 1/48 scale Sabre is available online from Squadron.com

 

Description

 

Here is my Australian Avon Sabre in 1/48 scale. It has been built using the Academy North American F-86F-30 Sabre kit and the excellent Red Roo conversion fuselage and decals.

 

 

I decided to remove the gun ports from he conversion fuselage halves and replace them with scratch built versions. 

 

 

I then removed the flaps and rebuilt them in the deflected attitude. I also added some scratchbuilt detail to the cockpit.

 

Additional Images

 

Click the thumbnails below to view the images full-sized.

       


Model and Text Copyright 2001 by Bob Whaites
Images Copyright 2001 by Pieter Stroethoff
Page Created 12 June, 2001
Last Updated 26 October, 2001

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