Starting from scratch 2
Meanwhile with the help of some more parts from the spares box
This time torpedoes and tail rotors.
two torpedo assemblies, with a bit of butchery…
Become the start of an auxiliary fuel tank.
The kit supplied undercarriage needs some work to be transformed to the more aerodynamic versions of the later matk
The rods and pistons being cut off and replaced with the butchered rotor blades, which replicates tolerably well the beefed up struts of the original. with a bit of judicious filing they will look fairly accurate. Good enough for Me if not the rivet counters.