This is another of my Tamiya Spitfires – Mk. Vb, with just a few extras, finished in the markings of Sqn/Ldr James Rankin’s W3312 when he was commanding No. 92 Squadron at Biggin Hill during the summer of 1941. Jamie Rankin was credited with 19 victories and survived the war.
This model features Cutting Edge GM-2 Reflector Gunsight along with Ultracast propeller, spinner, and wheels. Decals from Victory Productions. Upper camouflage is Floquil British Dark Green and Dark Earth, Sky underside is Model Master Russian Topside Gray, Radome Tan, and Flat White mixed at a ratio of 3:2:1.