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1/32 He162 with Pulsjet
maartenboersma
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Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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Posted: Friday, August 03, 2012 - 10:26 PM UTC
This is my first plane scratch conversion.
Made the new spine out of milliput and the V1 type rocket
is part Bronco V1 and scratchbuild,filled in al the panel lines ..it is ready for painting the sealed up panel lines










bat-213
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Posted: Saturday, August 04, 2012 - 03:34 PM UTC
ui very nice work on the plane.now i have a silly question,
is that plane a what if ?or did it realy fly in the war?
as i said nice build.
AFVFan
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Posted: Saturday, August 04, 2012 - 06:07 PM UTC
It was used in the final months of the war. Check out this link for info on it:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heinkel_He_162
AFVFan
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Posted: Saturday, August 04, 2012 - 06:09 PM UTC
Oh, and by the way, very nice work on the conversion Maarten!
maartenboersma
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Posted: Saturday, August 04, 2012 - 10:23 PM UTC
Hi Roy Darwin,
This version with the V1 rocket was never build,as far as i know.

Maarten
maartenboersma
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Posted: Saturday, August 04, 2012 - 10:53 PM UTC
All the panel lines and rivets where sealed up with filler before they painted the plane it was a common practice on the He 162, i will leave it as it is.







bat-213
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Posted: Sunday, August 05, 2012 - 10:39 AM UTC
great new pics,from the story in the link it is a good thing
that more of these planes never got of the ground that is a very nice build
thanks again for shareing.