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Converting the HobbyBoss 1/72 MiG-3 to a MiG-1
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John Thompson
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« on: May 15, 2022, 05:23:58 PM »

Here's a possibly helpful article from Britmodeller showing in good detail how to convert the HB MiG-3 to a MiG-1. I'm thinking about trying it myself, although my attempt to make an early MiG-3 from several years ago is still not complete!
https://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/235108526-mig-1-172-conversion/

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Massimo Tessitori
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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2022, 06:39:51 PM »

Hi John,
it looks a good work, although the HB with its solid fuselage isn't the ideal for surgery.
Now I should work on a page on MiG-1s.
I considered to convert my kit in 1/48, but I am becoming lazy and I think I'll have a bit hard time to make a correct early MiG-3 with that kit, so any additional work wouldn't be so welcome.
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Massimo
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