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H-53 question?

Post by Unknown74 » Thu Jun 10, 2021 4:15 pm

Was just wondering wether there are any kits of the H-53 Helicopter? Just I would like to build an MH-53J like the ones based at Mildenhall before the Ospreys.

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Re: H-53 question?

Post by Knife 04 » Thu Jun 10, 2021 5:01 pm

Revell & Italeri had one out a number of years ago but unsure whether either of them are still available - maybe worth a check on E-bay. Cannot remember which one I got now but it came with decals for one of the 21st SOS helos. Came out nicely (although I hasten to add it was a commissioned build - not me!)

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Re: H-53 question?

Post by BOLLO » Thu Jun 10, 2021 6:34 pm

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Re: H-53 question?

Post by reaper493 » Thu Jun 10, 2021 7:33 pm

Revell released a 1/48 Ch53 recently, not sure if you could make that in to one?

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Re: H-53 question?

Post by mickfgr2 » Thu Jun 10, 2021 9:29 pm

Unknown74 the revell ch53gs in 1/48 can be used to produce an mh-53j but you will require one of the conversion sets to complete it and also a set of decals but i'm not sure if either are still available.
This is one I did quite a while ago now https://flic.kr/s/aHsm7VM1jS

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