All metal Mustang…
September 2, 2014 in Aviation
Sorry for the “hijacking”, but I just HAD to share this exquisite piece of modeling with those of you here who may have missed it on that “other” site. Hope I haven’t overstepped any unwritten rules or boundaries by posting this. Here is the accompanying text:
Tamiya’s 1/32 P-51 Mustang is a perfectly excellent kit. The only defect is that it’s made of plastic. So, I just had to cover it with a real metal skin. 0.3mm(0.012″) aluminum sheet was annealed and formed on rubber sheet. Then it was trimmed and glued with epoxy glue….
A detailed article and pictures can be found on the following URL: http://www.geocities.jp/yoyuso/p51/p51e-1.html