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Old 28 January 2012, 08:13 AM   #1
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Spad 13 colors

Hi guys

I am new to this forum and need some help.

I am building a 42% SPAD13 and want to paint it using the color skem on the one at the AIRFORCE museum in OHIO. I have all the pictures from there sight but that doesent give me very mush.

Can i get color charts for that plane?

Any help apriciated !

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Old 28 January 2012, 08:42 AM   #2
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SPAD colors


A search of the forum will turn up lots of discussion on SPAD colors.
Here is one with the camo of a Kellner built SPAD drawing - post 6:

Note that each manufacturer had a slightly different camo scheme layout.


This one is even better:

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Yes, "Flypaper" nailed the colors and please follow his recommendations. I have seen way too many French models painted the wrong colors.
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