Matchbox Dauphin 2

To accompany the Shackleton, some helicopters.

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First of which is this oldie from the matchbox stable. Just look at the state of that box.

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The usual fare of matchbox multi coloured plastic, rather thick, but reasonably detailed.

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and old fashioned, simplistic instructions.

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but I do like the inset panel for detail painting

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Two painting options, neither of which I will be using, as I want to stick with My theme of British aircraft, so will be going for the variant as used by the royal navy. More on this later.

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As a consequence the supplied decal sheet becomes totally redundant

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