Thanks Lars! I am glad I inspired you.
I am not sure I picked the best example for authenticity.
As stated, some of the COBI kits look better than others.
If anyone thinks I am taking these too seriously, check out this review of the COBI Panzer IV:
That B-17 kit is the most expensive one I have seen so far. You can buy a lot of LEGOs for that kind of money!