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Opening of the art exhibition

Story added on 20th August 2007


Pictures:- Les Bywaters

Opened by Ian Whittle and attended by the Deputy Mayor of Coventry with an invited audience the Guild of Aviation Artists exhibition got under way today. Public viewing for the rest of the week allows everyone to view this specialised branch of the art world in close detail. Pictures are of course for sale and can prove to be a sound investment or perhaps just to treat yourself to something unique.

Prentice has a good scrub & brush up

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Canberra re-visited

Every day we walk past our Canberra PR3 WF922 and it still sits there patiently waiting its turn for some attention again. So not being able to resist a short rest from painting everything in sight we knuckled down to do all the things that needed doing both above and under the bonnet. Couple more pics added of the port Engine.

A thorough corrosion check has been carried out and apart from a very minor re-occurance of Mag alloy corrosion in the stbd under carraige well that was treated, all was ok. The stbd side of the fin which had been re-fabriced 2 years ago needed a new coat of paint as it continually faces the sun from mid-day on. Then a complete "t" cut of the top fuselage brought back that shine once again that had been dulled over by the Midlands weather.

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