Modeling by Rapid27


French air force Mirage F1C n°84 sepember 1979 (Special Hobby 1/72)

by Rapid27 on August 1, 2016 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

Hi, This is the 1/72 Mirage F.1C from Special Hobby. I decide to represent the number 84 (3/12 of Cornwall squadron) during a visit to Tours in September 1979. The pilot is on board, the reactor is running, additional traps […]


My workbench created in 2008.

by Rapid27 on December 28, 2015 in Uncategorized -- 18 Comments

I presente you my little workbench created in august 2008… Happy new year Eric


TA 152 H0 150010 “Green 4”

by Rapid27 on December 27, 2015 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

Hi every one, This is my last build. The 1/32 TA 152 H0 from Zoukei Mura. I decided to represente the 150010 “green 4” after it was modified with a wooden tail. The H0 kit is the second TA 152 […]


A Messerschmitt 109 in Normandie

by Rapid27 on November 5, 2014 in Aviation -- 30 Comments

hello, I decided to try to represent Bruno Fischer Messerschmitt 109-G6 during the Battle of Normandy in July 1944 near Evreux. I had some difficulty with assembly and the quality of my painting. This arrangement almost fly into the trash […]


The major George Preddy and the P-51 D-5-NA “Cripes 3 A mighty 3rd”

by Rapid27 on August 17, 2014 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

To completed my last build, the P-51 “Cripes a A Mighty 3 rd”, i had make this weekend some paint on the Major George Preddy figure. The pilot is from Eagle editions. I changed the pants by removing the anti-G […]


The major George Preddy “Cripes A Mighty 3rd” P-51 D-5- NA paint and assembly

by Rapid27 on April 20, 2014 in Aviation -- 35 Comments

Hi, I present you my last built… the kit is amazing but i had some trouble with my paint. I would do the Major Preddy plane between august and september 1944. The plane bears the scars of his fights and […]

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The 1/48 Mirage F1C-200 from Esci

by Rapid27 on March 1, 2014 in Aviation -- 30 Comments

Hello everyone, after the Mirage IIIC, I present the Mirage F1C-200. This is the old model Esci 1/48 on which I added landing metal FM brand trains. The pilot resin is PJ brand. Thank you again and good weekend to […]

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The 1/48 Mirage IIIC from Eduard

by Rapid27 on February 26, 2014 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

To continued my french serie i present my Mirage IIIC from Eduard. It was a real pleasure for me to build this kit. I corrected the height of the main landing gear leg by removing 3 mm of shock absorbers. […]

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The F-8E(fn) Crusader in French service 1/48 Hasegawa

by Rapid27 on December 20, 2013 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

Hello everyone, To continue my little series 2004-2005, I present the F-8E (FN) Crusader 1/48 Hasegawa. This model represents this great American fighter early in his career with the French Navy and specifically in testing missile Matra 530. There are […]

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The 1/48 Republic F-84G Thunderjet in French service from Tamiya

by Rapid27 on December 18, 2013 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

Hello everyone, For the rest of the series 2004-2005 constructions, I present you a F-84G who served in the French Air Force (2/33 savoie). This version is modified for reconnaissance missions. Thank you all, Sincerely, Eric.