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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian02 Feb 2018 5:59 p.m. PST

The Team Yankee model of the Hind helicopter can be built with the landing gear either up or down. Which do you prefer?

AirborneRanger02 Feb 2018 6:19 p.m. PST

I have mine up.

Raynman Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2018 8:39 p.m. PST

If it's flying, gear up!

Chuckaroobob02 Feb 2018 10:25 p.m. PST

Gear up.

Personal logo Striker Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2018 5:46 a.m. PST

Gear up.

Personal logo Saber6 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian03 Feb 2018 8:00 a.m. PST

Gear up

Legion 403 Feb 2018 8:30 a.m. PST

Yes if it's the air gear up …

ScottS03 Feb 2018 8:33 a.m. PST

Down, so I can put it on the table when it lands and store it on a shelf between games without worrying about it falling off of its base.

28mm Fanatik03 Feb 2018 2:04 p.m. PST

Up or down, down or up?

Sigh. This wouldn't be a problem if the Hind has skids like the Cobra or non-retractable wheels like the Apache.

Legion 403 Feb 2018 3:29 p.m. PST

Good points Scott and 28 … I'm all about model "survivability" on and off the table …

alan lockhart Supporting Member of TMP04 Feb 2018 1:16 a.m. PST

What about 2 models for the one helo, or is that extravagent (surely not a word in the wargaming parlance!)?

shaun from s and s models Supporting Member of TMP04 Feb 2018 4:54 a.m. PST

alan
with a comment like that i am sure b/front will be quite delighted!

Oberlindes Sol LIC04 Feb 2018 4:16 p.m. PST

They should make the model with retractable wheels!

cosmicbank04 Feb 2018 7:41 p.m. PST

I have two old metal Hinds in 1/100 wheels retract

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