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Series Windsock Worldwide Modelling Special 10
Author Ray Rimell, Richard Alexander
No. Pages 74
Version Soft cover
Category Books on aviation
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The first volume in our new†WWI†Scale Model Anthology Series†is devoted to the legendary Fokker†Dreidecker†flown by many of Germany's leading fighter pilots such as von†Richthofen and Voss, both of whose†iconic aircraft are covered in great depth.This new publication†is the ultimate modellers' guide to building,detailing, painting and finishing the†Meng†(ex-Wingnut†Wings) Fokker F.I and Dr.I plastic models vastly expanding and correcting the kit's much criticised instructions.
*1:32 and 1:24 F.I/Dr.I kit reviews from†Andreas†to†Meng.
*Detailed Fokker F.I/Dr.I painting guide by†Richard Alexander†with model paint conversion chart covering†Tamiya,†Meng†and†Humbrol†products.
*Special 23 page section on the pre-production triplanes†with selected archive photos and†Ray†Rimell's†highly detailed build log of the Meng†F.I finished in the correct colours of F.I 103/17-all supported by†Juanita†Franzi's†multi-view artwork.
*How the original†WNW†kits were designed-an exclusive insider†interview†with Richard†Alexander.
*Colour close-up shots of†Mikael†Carlson's superb airworthy Dr.I reproduction.
*Authentic Winter diorama incorporating parts of†Roden's†kit with a railway†transport wagon.
* Ray Rimell's†detailed build log of the Meng†1:32 kit finished as von†Richthofen's' all-red DR.I 425/17 with surviving red†fabrics analysis and a new†colour profile.
* 10 detailed and authentic brand new 1:32 scale colour profiles by†Ronny Bar†coupled with relevant references, photos and Meng†kit part check lists.
*Gallery of archive,portrait and close-up photos selected with modellers†in mind.
*Appendices†with extensive bibliography,manufacturers'web links and Fokker production detail changes.
For serious modellers yearning to get the best from Meng and Roden kits,WWI aero-historian and author Ray Rimell,together with former†WNW†General Manager Richard Alexander,present 76 colourful†and image-laden pages enabling modellers to achieve perfect results every time.With over 300 illustrations,our packed guide also focuses on several lesser-known aspects of this famed warplane recorded for the very first time.Expect a few surprises!†