Candice Uhlir's Nieuport 17 Kit from CIRCA :
(from the work/designs of the late Graham Lee)
Rotec's first lady builder. You have reached Candice Uhlir's rotecradial Home page
pic shows an early Nieuport 17 with 60 Squadron RFC. It is fitted with
a Nieuport 16 cowling and had been fitted for rockets. As far as is known
personal markings were not introduced 'till much later.
(Work on this project starts May 2006)
Candice will be replicating the Nieuport flown by Major Keith Caldwell of NZ:
# B 1618
Research by Candice provides the following overall paint scheme:
The remaining questions are which is it to be?: White or Yellow? Cowl color?
this juncture Candice has: Yellow wheel covers, polished silver cowling
Anyone who has additional information on the subject colours, markings should contact Candice via Candice's BLOG which contains a wealth of facinating information.
15th Feb 2008: For a more complete update please goto the following links as provided by Candice:
To get you started here are several to view:
As of Feb 2009 the fuselage is basically complete.
Project is Taking beautiful shape with an obvious eye for detail.
for more to come soon.