Canopies

The canopy mouldings, as you might expect have changed over the years

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The modern set are very finely moulded with sharp framing and good clarity, and two main canopies to allow for display open or closed

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the older ones are fine, but just look a bit clumsy by comparison

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but both get masked the same way

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with hand cut Tamiya tape

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and are fitted to the fuselages, the “Spare” canopy for the modern kit will be sacrificed to mask the cockpit interior

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The older one shows dome fit issues as you can see, so that will ultimately be displayed as open also

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