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Cold War (1950-1974)
Discuss the aircraft modeling subjects during the Cold War period.
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Sea Vixen FAW.2
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Posted: Friday, December 06, 2013 - 11:21 AM UTC
Matt gives us his take on this 1/72 scale kit from Cyberhobby/Dragon, the Sea Vixen FAW.2.

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Posted: Friday, December 06, 2013 - 12:05 PM UTC
I'm a bit disappointed that they didn't include the "Flower Power" markings from 899 Sqn's disbandment. Roll on the aftermarket!
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Posted: Saturday, December 07, 2013 - 09:09 PM UTC
Those Sea Vixen missiles that comes with the kit appear Red Top to me rather than Firestreaks.
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Posted: Saturday, December 28, 2013 - 05:28 PM UTC

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Those Sea Vixen missiles that comes with the kit appear Red Top to me rather than Firestreaks.




You are right. That was my mistake in the review. Cyber-Hobby includes Red Top missiles. They're not bad in the scale, but could be better. Which pretty much sums up the kit. Not terrible, but could have been a lot better.