Modeling by Geoffrey Abreu


1/72 Fine Molds KI-61-I “HEi” Tony

by Geoffrey Abreu on September 15, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

Just finished the Fine Molds KI-61-I “Hei” Tony. The model was painted with Gunze and AK Extreme Metal Paints. Weathering with oils and pastels. Antenna rigged with Uschi rigging thread. Markings are from box.


1/48 Monogram Hawker Typhoon Mk IB

by Geoffrey Abreu on September 8, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

I am calling this one done. Monogram 1/48 Hawker Typhoon Mk IB. The molds for this oldie were dated 1967 or 68 I cant remember now. I remember building it with my dad over 40 years ago. The model is […]


1/72 Eduard F6F-5

by Geoffrey Abreu on April 20, 2016 in Uncategorized -- 8 Comments

Eduard F6F-5 in 1/72 VF-87 on USS Ticonderoga. Used the prop from a Tamiya Corsair, Added a seat harness bracket made from fine wire, Eduard PE in cockpit, Gun sight glass replaced with clear plastic sheet, Quckboost guns and drop […]


P-8A Poseidon Hasegawa 1/200

by Geoffrey Abreu on February 22, 2016 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

This is the Hasegawa 1/200 P-8A Poseidon. It was built OOB using Gunze Mr Color and Alclad paints. This model was built on commission from the Moffett Field Museum in Mountain View,CA and will be delivered to them this upcoming […]


1/48 Airfix Hurricane Mk I

by Geoffrey Abreu on January 17, 2016 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

This is the new tool Airfix Hurricane Mk I. The kit was great and I think is arguably the best out there in 1/48 of the Hurricane. I added resin exhaust and wheels from Brassin by Eduard and stole a […]


1/72 Airfix + 3D Kits Spitfire MKII LR

by Geoffrey Abreu on August 16, 2015 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

Just finished my Airfix 1/72 Spitfire MK II LR. Used the new tool Airfix kit with the 3D Kits conversion kit which provides the extra wing mounted fuel tank and markings for Spitfire P8448 “Counterattack” of 152 Squadron. Added Eduard […]


1/48 Spitfire Mk IIa

I just competed this one today. This is the Tamiya Spitfire Mk I kit. I used the Ultracast Rotol spinner and prop and Ultracast Exhausts. PE was used for the seat armor. I used Uschi rigging thread for the first […]


1/48 Airfix Spitfire PR Mk. XIX

by Geoffrey Abreu on April 18, 2015 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Here are some photos of my recently completed 1/48 Airfix Spitfire Mk. XIX. The model was painted with Model Master enamels. I added several items from Barracuda Studios which include the prop, wheels, exhausts, sliding portion of the canopy, carburetor […]


1/72 Tamiya Bf-109E-4

by Geoffrey Abreu on November 11, 2014 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

This is the 1/72 Tamiya Bf-109E-4. As many already know the fit of this kit is excellent. The markings are from Techmod. This was painted with Mr. Color lacquer and weathered with oils, pastels and silver pencil. Master barrels were […]

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1/48 Trumpeter Sea Fury

This is a 1/48 Trumpy Sea Fury that I built a few years ago. I understand that the kit has some issues but what the hell, I built it anyways. Markings were some excellent ones from Mike Grant, possibly the […]