|MIlk Run Dauntless by David Rapasi|
1/48th Accurate Miniatures SBD Dauntless
This model depicts a SBD Dauntless stationed on Bougainville in early 1944.
The Marines flew this aircraft on an almost daily “Milk Run” to Rabaul.
This aircraft was originally painted Sea Gray over Light Gray, then had the upper surfaces painted NS Sea Blue with the ‘43 change to the tri-color paint scheme.
This model is finished with MM paint, kit decals and homemade stencils.
Colors used on this model;
ANA 601 Insignia White
ANA 602 Light Gray
ANA 603 Sea Gray
ANA 607 NS Sea Blue
ANA 608 NS Intermediate Blue
ANA 611 Interior Green
Photos and text © 2012 by David Rapasi
August 16, 2012