Fokker F VIII "Duif" scale 1:50

  • Just arrived on this forum and this will be my first thread.


    A view weeks ago I started the build of the Fokker VIII "Duif". ( In German "taube" ;)


    It's a model from Paper trade number 17

    This will be a photo thread so lot of photo's and less words.


    6 pages and an instruction:




    So I started to make the body:








    Fred

    We can not do great things in this world.
    We can only do small things with great love.
    (Mother Theresa)

  • The landing gear has to be made from a paperclip:



    The nose:






    Fred

    We can not do great things in this world.
    We can only do small things with great love.
    (Mother Theresa)

  • I had an little problem....I throw a cup of tee over the wing in progress....:cursing::cursing:

    So I ordered a new one,




    and let's go on with the wing, part 1:









    We can not do great things in this world.
    We can only do small things with great love.
    (Mother Theresa)

  • Go on with the wing, part 2:










    Dry-Fit on the plane:





    And that's how far I am right now!


    Fred

    We can not do great things in this world.
    We can only do small things with great love.
    (Mother Theresa)