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Thu Aug 24, 2017 2:16 pm
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I think I'm not completly wrong when I use Grigio Azzurro Chiaro for the radio.
That's right. Wink
Stefano

Wed Aug 23, 2017 1:45 am
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All radio equipment I've seen, and also in users' manuals, were light grey and ranged between FS 36307 and 36373/36463. Practically, were the same hues used for interiors by various factories (Breda, ...

Wed Jun 28, 2017 3:17 pm
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Hi Paperquest,
Sorry, I had forgotten the reference: it's by Ali d'Italia no. 24 - Caproni Ca.311/314, page 54.
The rectangular structure in the kit is a scoop fairing used at least by Ca.313 RPB1 v ...

Tue Jun 27, 2017 1:37 am
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Underbelly of engine gondola, twelve holes in two rows in a panel painted black -an poorly visible for that reason-.

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z301/stefanolazzaro/img293_zpsgwh7ctgj.jpg
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Tue Dec 06, 2016 1:26 am
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Sharp eye!
The early S.79s were set with a single Lewis gun banking on each side. The conical screw was to fix the MG at the desired side when firing. That system was used in Spanish Civil War and in ...

Sun Oct 02, 2016 10:14 am
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Upperside fasci in Italian Stukas were very rare. The only one picture I know depicting them shows a 96 Gruppo aircraft at low level in the Balkans, late 1940. Source is: Borgiotti-Gori, 96 Gruppo Bo ...

Tue Aug 09, 2016 12:26 am
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Hi Dave,
Thanks for sharing your pictures, they're extremely interesting and precious for historical researchers. Every photo has got a story behind and I'd like to tell some in the future.
The Ital ...

Mon Jul 11, 2016 12:18 am
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The MGs on SVAs were two common Vickers Mk.I, one at each side of the engine, set for air use and with a device for firing through the airscrew. Best references are in Windsock Mini Datafile no. 6 (Vi ...

Mon May 09, 2016 1:28 am
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It's possible it never had them. The XIII serie was built by Macchi between April and August 1943 and was the last batch built, together with Breda's XII. There is a strong possibility that MM 91974 w ...

Wed Feb 17, 2016 5:03 am
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Hi Christopher, welcome aboard
I'm sorry I've got no info about MM 21127. It belonged to a Serie 3 of 82 aircraft, all built by SIAI between April and November 1937. A MM 21172 was in charge to ANR w ...

Thu Jan 14, 2016 3:06 pm
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where can I find the information about the transformation in torpedo of the MM 20683?

The info is in a list of torpedo-bombers S.79s under repair at 14 June 1943. It's in Cesare Gori's book "Il Sav ...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 2:36 pm
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Happy to be of any help to you. I haven't got any picture of the front page, but this is the first page.

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z301/stefanolazzaro/ARMI%20E%20TIRO%20PARTE%20I01%20copia ...

Thu Nov 19, 2015 2:14 pm
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... will win him votes and prevent what happened in France occurring here.
That's exactly what Italian leader Renzi thinks, avoiding to enter the war. By many months several Italian Tornados are wavi ...

Sun Nov 15, 2015 12:01 pm
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Hi Mauro,

I am looking for how the bombs (12 Mtr.) were tied up. He was discard as a whole or reach fall apart at pieces?

Milan

The following pages come from an armourers' manual. The text ...

Tue Jun 09, 2015 11:44 pm
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You're right! Watch the actual S.82 preserved in Aeronautica Militare museum at Vigna di Valle, near Rome:

http://i188.photobucket.com/albums/z301/stefanolazzaro/SM82-1_zpsmmn2etgc.jpghttp://i188.p ...
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