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LionRoar 1/700 WWII RN Radars
Gunny
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Posted: Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 01:46 AM UTC
MSW crew-mate Scott Espin (Spiff) gives us his thoughts and findings on LionRoars 1/700 scale photo-etch offering, WWII Royal Navy Radars!

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Thanks!
~Gunny
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Posted: Tuesday, June 22, 2010 - 12:44 AM UTC
nice review Scott; this item as well as several other LR ship PE sets are currently on sale at LuckyModel. I have a few on the way.... cheers
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Posted: Wednesday, June 23, 2010 - 03:10 AM UTC
Thank you James. I can't wait to try these out on my Trumpeter 1/700 HMS Renown 1942.... just need to finish my current projects.
Spiff
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Posted: Saturday, July 03, 2010 - 09:57 AM UTC
Here is a great image of the assembled PE radars from the Dragon Models USA website.

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Posted: Monday, July 05, 2010 - 02:27 AM UTC
Great pic; exquisite detail, thanks for sharing!
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Posted: Monday, July 05, 2010 - 03:27 AM UTC
they look great don't they! I need to get some projects finished on my bench so I can get on with the HMS Renown and all these goodies!
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Posted: Sunday, August 08, 2010 - 08:17 PM UTC
very useable - as spares, replacement parts or second chances if you get the original one wrong.

Peter F