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Modeling by Johan Hugogård

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by Johan Hugogård on February 20, 2014 in Uncategorized -- 11 Comments

The other week I got a postage slip saying I had a package waiting at the local mail delivery spot. A few days ago I went to get it and in the package was a nice surprise. It was my […]

Some small scale stuff

by Johan Hugogård on December 29, 2013 in Aviation -- 3 Comments

Here’s some small kits i put together. The apache and the Viggen are in 1/144 scale, and the others are even smaller scales. They are from the top: AH-64D Longbow apache B-1B Tu-144 ‘Concordskij’ SAAB 37 Viggen prototype Ariane, ESA’s […]

RAF Rescue launch 1/72

by Johan Hugogård on December 29, 2013 in Ships -- 3 Comments

This Airfix old kit of the Royal Air Force Rescue Launch that picked up downed pilots from the waters of the English channel during WWII. I built it many years ago, but did some touch up painting and weathering work […]

Hughes 500 Defender T.O.W. 1/48

by Johan Hugogård on December 29, 2013 in Aviation -- 3 Comments

This is academys 1/48 kit of the Hughes 500D with TOW anti-tank missiles. A very nice kit to build and there is a number of different kits using the same basic moulds. It has good detail and a good fit. […]

BAE Hawk 1/72 Italeri

by Johan Hugogård on December 29, 2013 in Aviation -- 2 Comments

This is Italeris kit of the Finnish version of BAE Hawk. It has somewhat better detailing than the usual Italeri kits. I only did some minor detailing and weathering with a graphite pencil.

F-20 Tigershark 1/72 Hasegawa

by Johan Hugogård on December 29, 2013 in Aviation -- 3 Comments

This is another nice kit from Hasegawa, built out of the box. Unfortunatley I used Johnson floorpolish as clear coat on this model, and put too thick layers of it, so the polish has cracked in some places (you can […]

SAAB J35ö Draken 1/72

by Johan Hugogård on December 28, 2013 in Aviation -- 3 Comments

This is the Hasegawa 1/72 scale kit of the Austrian version of J35 Draken. It is a splendid kit and a joy to build. It is built out of the box, with the pitot tube replaced with stainless wire.

P-51D Mustang 1/72

by Johan Hugogård on December 28, 2013 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

This is an old Airfix kit that I put together some years ago and tested some weathering techniques on it. The kit and its detail is not so good, but I was happy with the result of the weathering and […]

7TP Polish WWII tank 1/35

by Johan Hugogård on December 28, 2013 in Armor -- 5 Comments

I just got a new mobile phone with a 13 megapixel camera, so I thought that I should test it by taking some pictures of models I’ve built. Starting with the 1/35 scale Polish 7TP tank from early WWII. The […]