Seafire XV Restoration

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Seafire XV Restoration

Unread postby Rhtubbs » Wed Feb 12, 2014 4:06 am

I am not knowledgeable about British aircraft. A friend sent this link, I found it interesting. ... =1%26rel=0


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Re: Seafire XV Restoration

Unread postby Atgets_Apprentice » Wed Feb 12, 2014 2:39 pm

Fantastic. Was ever a weapon of war so beautiful?

Kudos to all those involved in this project.
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Re: Seafire XV Restoration

Unread postby Dr. Harout » Wed Feb 12, 2014 7:04 pm

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Re: Seafire XV Restoration

Unread postby Greg Beetham » Fri Feb 14, 2014 5:54 am

Lovely job, looks as good as new, he mentions the machine guns (4 X .303) as far as I know the Seafire had 2 X 20mm canon as well. I suppose the vid had been condensed a bit here and there with some auditing so some stuff went missing.
But wow that is a credit to them considering the condition it was in. :shock:

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Re: Seafire XV Restoration

Unread postby Birma » Fri Feb 14, 2014 11:27 am

Wow! Just watched the video. What a beautiful aircraft :) . (A lovely sound as well.)

Hats off to the chaps involved in the restoration.
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