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Arado 196 A-5 - Italeri 1/48

Hi,

This is the very pleasant to build (and underrated) Italeri kit. Everything comes from the box except for the very efficient dual barrel MG81Z specific to the A-5 version, handmade seat belts and other details.
The top RLM73 comes from the Real Color range. Quite a good range but it stinks and I find it maybe more fragile than the Gunze range.

Thanks heaps for looking !

Antoine

End of build: Sept. 2019


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