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1/48 Tamiya F-84G Thunderjet

Here is my recently finished model. This is 1/48 Tamiya F-84G Thunderjet with Turkish aerobatic display team markings . The first aerobatic display team in Turkish Air Force was established in 1952 using the name “National” (Milli). The team existed until 1962, performing in Turkey, Italy and Belgium.
Cockpit of Tamiya’s kit modified by some parts of Aires set like instrument panel and seat belts.
Natural metal areas painted with Alclad lacquers.
National insignias and flags are from Turquoise decal set.
Code numbers (282 & 102282) are from my spare box

Carpe Diem

22 additional images. Click to enlarge.


19 responses to 1/48 Tamiya F-84G Thunderjet

  1. really nice colors ! unusual flashing decoration!
    great !

  2. Another beauty Tolga……very colorful and a well done natural metal finish….I DO love Alclad.

  3. Up to your normal high standards Tony. That red really stands out. What did you use for the red?

  4. Beautiful work, Tolga. You’ve clearly put in a lot of thought to the metallics configuration.

  5. Very nice – the metal effect is spot on 🙂

  6. Fantastic NMF on this one Tolga. Well done. You have inspired me to get mine out of the stash.

  7. Excellent work Tolga. Great natural metal finish and stencil decals.

  8. Stellar build, Tolga….those belly shots really highlight your detailing talent(s).

  9. Another great result, Tolga.

  10. Yet another fabulous build Tolga.
    Great NMF.

  11. Terrific, Tolga, the natural metal finish is very, very good.

  12. Thans to all for their comments..

  13. Very nice, love the plank wing Thunderjet and the Tamiya kit just about falls together, great build and finish!

  14. Another stunner from you, Tolga. Very colorful and impressive.
    The NMF looks really nice, never tried Alclad.

  15. That’s a beautiful Thunderjet Tolga! Well done indeed sir.:)

  16. That’s a beauty Tolga. Great finish on that F-84

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