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Eduard 1/48 Albatros D.II

by Michael Booth on March 23, 2017 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

For a challenge, this would be my first First World War subject. As the profi-pack kit, the content comes with masks and detailed photoetch and four marking options. Woodgrain was achieved using Light Orch Oil paint, this was a challenge […]

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1/35 Academy M-60A1, modeled after a tank that I was a crew member in…….. L Troop, 3/3 ACR

by Louis Gardner on March 23, 2017 · in Armor — 16 Comments

Finally finished after 5 years!!!! I built this tank and had about 95 percent of it finished. It was sitting in my display case awaiting the final touches……………….. So I took a break from the Midway Group Build and finally […]

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1/72 Worimi Hornet – Academy + Ronin Decals

by Michael Drover on March 23, 2017 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

The Worimi hornet is complete. This model represents A21-23 that was dressed in Worimi group traditional artwork and colours to celebrate the service of indigenous people within the Australian Defence Force during 2016. The aircraft is adorned with the name […]

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Another Bill Bosworth Masterpiece – 1/48 Sikorsky S-40 (scratchbuilt)

by Tom Cleaver on March 22, 2017 · in Aviation — 13 Comments

Whoops – it’s 1/48! Still has a 32-inch wingspan For those who don’t know what the S.40 was: Sikorsky designed the S-40 in response to a request from Juan Trippe, president of Pan American Airways, for a larger passenger carrying […]

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RAF Double Build

by IAN JACKSON on March 22, 2017 · in Aviation — 9 Comments

Built for the ‘Micro Modelling Month’ Campaign (GB) over at Modellers Alliance, Exactly three weeks from opening the boxes until finishing today – well I say finished, both models have a little ‘tidying-up’ still to do. The Phantom needs its […]

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Hasegawa 1/48 “Captured” Kawanishi N1K2-J

by George Henderson on March 21, 2017 · in Aviation — 10 Comments

This was is a great build for an old kit. No filler used at all, even the pesky fuselage/wing join. I used Rising Decals “Dying Sun Pt.III and they worked great. For chipping I first laid down some Tamiya Flat […]

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Lindberg 1/48 Gloster “Gladiator” Mk.II

by Joe Caputo on March 21, 2017 · in Aviation — 17 Comments

This is the old Life-Like, Ideal, Lindberg Gloster Gladiator. In it’s time (long ago) it was a decent kit. I modified it a little, to make a “stunt” plane out of it. The prop was from the Mk.I kit, and […]

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A Wyvewhat?! That’s not a real Plane!

by Scott Nelson on March 20, 2017 · in Aviation — 28 Comments

I had never heard of a Wyvern until I saw an add for the Trumpeter kit. It’s what I call “ugly cool” looking, like the F-4 Phantom. As soon as I saw it, I wanted one. The 1/48 scale kit […]

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F-4F JG 74 “Mölders”, Tactical Leadership Programme (1982)

by Emre Tuzun on March 20, 2017 · in Aviation — 31 Comments

This is my 1/48th F-4F JG 74 from Hasegawa. Since Luftwaffe Norm 72 camouflage pattern is one of my all time favorites; this project has been on my mind and agenda for a long time! Having a 1-year old baby […]

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1/48 Eduard Do-190D

by Tzigkounakis Tasos on March 20, 2017 · in Aviation — 16 Comments