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      Post #64064, posted on 08-19-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      http://www.ebay.com/itm/Eastern-Express-1-144-Aircraft-Short-330-British-EE14488-2-/252505083851?hash=item3aca79cfcb:g:aPkAAOSwZVlXtiKC

      Already available.


      Happy modeling.

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      Post #64066, posted on 08-19-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      Eastern Express have produced some utter rubbish (if there was a prize for the worst model airliner kit their A318 would be a finalist) and I won't be buying the Short 330 until somebody whose opinion I trust says it's worth spending money on.

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      Post #64068, posted on 08-19-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      A little bit expensive for such a little kit.

      But... let's try !

      Luiz Claudio

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      Post #64070, posted on 08-20-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      A 360 would be nice. There was more 360´s build than the 330.

      Decals for Aviaco F27 and AeBal MD87 would be very nice!

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      Post #64077, posted on 08-20-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      Yeh ! The A318 had the WTB fairings totally wrong. Supposed to be assymmetrical, didn't turn out that way. Among other things.

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      Post #64081, posted on 08-21-2016 GMT-5 hours    
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      Eastern Express have produced some utter rubbish (if there was a prize for the worst model airliner kit their A318 would be a finalist) and I won't be buying the Short 330 until somebody whose opinion I trust says it's worth spending money on.



      Yep - some! But not in general.
      Not all EE kits are TRASH. Especially those ones which are repacked under Amodel label.
      E.g. Tupolev 134, Antonov 14, 28, 24 etc.
      All same molds - perhaps molds done by third company.

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      A 360 would be nice. There was more 360´s build than the 330.



      Yep! A 360 would be GGGRRREEEAAATTT!!!
      Maybe on EE's future to-do list.
      Haven't seen the 330 sprues yet.
      Possibly the 330 is convertible into a 360??????
      With some effort.

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      Post #64089, posted on 08-21-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      Should we wait for a 330 and a Skyvan ???

      Luiz Claudio

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      Post #64206, posted on 09-05-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      Hi All.
      I have just received my sample Shorts 330 kit from EE and initial impressions are good, it seems to be on a par with their IL-18 kit.
      Sprue pics will follow later.

      All the best
      Ray

      All the best
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      Post #64213, posted on 09-05-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      As promised here are the pics:





      All the best
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      Post #64234, posted on 09-06-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      Speaking of the Shorts 330, does anyone have an idea on what decals I could use to do a 1/72 United Commuter 330 circa 1980?

      Michael McMurtrey
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      Post #64241, posted on 09-06-2016 GMT-5 hours    
      Michael,

      Get in touch with Mika Jernfors at Arctic Decals. He did an amazing job doing 1/72 scale decals for my Time Air (first to fly) SD-330:

      http://www.arcticdecals.com/projects

      Happy Modelling!
      Rik