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Rest Models 1/48 Polikarpov I-3

December 12, 2012 in Aviation

This is a resin model of the Ukrainian company Rest Models, now – a rarity. In the assembly, there were no problems, in the drawings bear too well. As the prototype was selected fighter squadron Dzerzhinsky, Moscow, 1932. Painted the Gunze acrylic , lacquered Microscale. Decals – firm Begemot.

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10 responses to Rest Models 1/48 Polikarpov I-3

  1. Very nice. I did the Rest Models I-5 and found it very enjoyable. I have the R-5 “in progress” (but untouched for years) and this makes me think about hauling that one out again.

  2. Gorgeous work, Maxim…Congratulations. The Polikarpov is spectacular…the weathering is just right.

  3. That’s a fine build of a beautiful airplane! Good job.

  4. Thanks a lot, guys, I’m glad that my work is like!

  5. Looks to be a nice kit as well. Superior results.

  6. превосходный !!

  7. That’s lovely inside and out, Maxim. The airframe alignment looks perfect and the build is so very clean- nice, restrained weathering as well. What a beauty!

  8. Bill Weckel – спасибо))!
    Erik Wade Whipple – and you too, thank you)).

  9. Maxim, this is some of the finest quality work I have ever seen. IT LOOKS LIKE A REAL PLANE!

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