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by Stirling Project
Sat Apr 02, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Stirling Cockpit
Replies: 3
Views: 1079

Re: Stirling Cockpit

Hi Steve Depends on the Mark and whereabouts in the aircraft. Mks I thro' IV have cockpit green for the cockpit as far as the navigators bulkhead and Bomb Aimers compartment with the remainder of the fuselage in aluminium. Note: some aircraft had the interior of the bomb aimers compartment painted b...
by Stirling Project
Mon Feb 29, 2016 8:47 am
Forum: Modelling Section
Topic: 4D Stirling - Under Construction
Replies: 107
Views: 45372

Re: 4D Stirling - Under Construction

Hi James

Can you send me that pic, as I can't enlarge it from the site?

cheers

John
by Stirling Project
Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:09 am
Forum: Modelling Section
Topic: 4D Stirling - Under Construction
Replies: 107
Views: 45372

Re: 4D Stirling - Under Construction

Blimey James you have been busy!

All good stuff as always 8-)

John L
by Stirling Project
Mon Feb 22, 2016 11:20 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: A Stirling photo that might be of interest
Replies: 14
Views: 4012

Re: A Stirling photo that might be of interest

Hi all

From my Chairman who is the font of all knowledge

"Stirling 'Goofy II' is EF446 of 'B' flight, 295 Sq. at Rivenhall. Some of the operations were undertaken from Hurn, but these photos were almost certainly taken at Rivenhall."

Hope that helps

John
by Stirling Project
Sun Jan 31, 2016 11:55 am
Forum: The Stirling Aircraft Project
Topic: The Stirling Aircraft Project Update
Replies: 306
Views: 80119

Re: The Stirling Aircraft Project Update

Hi all

We've recently acquired an original pair of rudder pedals and arms, which we have now refurbished and mounted on our new build pedestal. These are for the P2 side and work as advertised. The P1 assembly shouldn't be far behind

John
by Stirling Project
Mon Jan 11, 2016 7:00 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Earith memorial
Replies: 9
Views: 1947

Re: Earith memorial

Tbh John I can't remember anything about the Earith crash being posted on here before.

it's relatively local to us here

John L
by Stirling Project
Sat Jan 09, 2016 5:23 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Earith memorial
Replies: 9
Views: 1947

Re: Earith memorial

Hi there,

The site was dug several years ago with a lot of material recovered. Some is in the possession of the Stirling Aircraft Project, with some on display at the Pathfinder museum at Wyton

regards

John
by Stirling Project
Mon Jan 04, 2016 9:36 pm
Forum: The Stirling Aircraft Project
Topic: The Stirling Aircraft Project Update
Replies: 306
Views: 80119

Re: The Stirling Aircraft Project Update

Hi John

Actually we were aiming for 30th Sept 16, so thanks for the extra days grace LOL

John L
by Stirling Project
Sun Jan 03, 2016 9:58 am
Forum: The Stirling Aircraft Project
Topic: The Stirling Aircraft Project Update
Replies: 306
Views: 80119

Re: The Stirling Aircraft Project Update

Happy New year to you all.

A quick update n progress here

http://forum.keypublishing.com/showthre ... ate/page20

John L
by Stirling Project
Mon Dec 28, 2015 11:47 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 245
Replies: 6
Views: 2426

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 245

well done abc man, it is indeed a Supermarine 322 aka a 'Dumbo'

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supermarine_Type_322

John L

PS Happy New Year to all from the Stirling Aircraft Project