Taking an old built Heller 1:72 scale 707-300 and turning it into a 737-700 with winglets.
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The fuselage assembled and test fitting the tail fin.

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The wings, tail planes and tail fin are attached. The entire plane is airbrushed with Alclad grey primer.

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Rescribing panels lines was done prior to priming.

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The wings are pieced together out of the 707 wings in the proper places - then, reassembled much like a jigsaw puzzle.

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The wheel wells are created and boxed in using scrap styrene for detail. The black PC-7 is clearly defining the wing roots. Also, it is used to create the rear portion of the under belly back to the tail.

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Wing roots were fashioned out of black PC-7 plumber's paste. Maybe sculpted is a better description than fashioned!

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My starting point: to remove the proper sections. Also, to slit horizontally and reduce the height to 737-700 size.

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