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Nieuport Ni 17
TedMamere
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Posted: Sunday, July 08, 2007 - 07:32 PM UTC


Brad Cancian (BradCancian) sent us a full build review of Eduard's 1/72 scale Nieuport 17 kit. The article features some very nice pictures of the finished model.

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Thanks!
BradCancian
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Posted: Sunday, July 08, 2007 - 09:26 PM UTC
Many thanks for posting the article Jean !

Also, many, many thanks must go to Stephen Lawson for organising the build, and a big thanks too to Aeroscale for the review sample!

As always, comments and tips welcomed!

Cheers,

BC
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Posted: Sunday, July 08, 2007 - 09:48 PM UTC
Hi Brad

Superb work! It's hard to believe it's not larger than 1/72 scale!

Many thanks for submitting the article - here's to many more!

All the best

Rowan
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Posted: Monday, July 09, 2007 - 12:01 AM UTC
Awesome work, Brad! Such a great looking aircraft, and your model just makes it even better looking.
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Posted: Monday, July 09, 2007 - 05:59 AM UTC
Brad you are the man! Your writing isn't bad either.
Regards Stephen
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Posted: Thursday, August 02, 2007 - 01:31 AM UTC
It is a really nice kit. But without a skilful builder, it is only plastic. Great review and build. I think I will go check my closet to see if I can cram another Eduard box in there.
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Posted: Monday, January 15, 2018 - 09:36 AM UTC
How is this for a timeless build? Here I am 10 years after you posted this to commend you on a fantastic job. I stumbled across here looking for reviews of Eduard's 1/72 biplanes. I do believe I'll be purchasing one of these.