1/32 HK/Fisher Models Gloster Meteor F8, RAAF.
April 23, 2015 in Aviation
Here are photos of my 1/32 Gloster Meteor F.8 as flown by Pilot Officer Geoff Collins, 77Sqn RAAF, Kimpo Korea, 1952 during the Korean War.
For some history and info about Geoff, have a look at this link.
The model: HK Meteor F.4, extensively converted to an F.8 using the Fisher Model and Pattern resin kit.
Pilot cockpit access step
Rocket rails and stubs
Exhaust pipes assemblies
Opened the Ground/Flight switch access panel and added the flap
Lowered main and nose gear legs by approx. 3mm
block treaded tires
heating element on each side of the windshield
Scratchbuilt new cartridge ejection chutes
Other stuff that I may have forgotten about.
13 additional images. Click to enlarge