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Modeling by Allan J Withers

BAe Harrier GR 3, XV804, 233 OCU RAF Wittering England 1970.

by Allan J Withers on June 24, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

1/72 Fujimi, I modified the cockpit, nose wheel bay and engine fan, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future and Xtra flat over kit decals, built 2013.

Hawker P1127, XP836, flown by A.W.”Bill” Bedford, Dunsfold England 1961.

by Allan J Withers on June 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

1/72 Airfix, I modified the engine intake and compressor, the pitot tube, adjusted the undercarriage and sanded off most of the rivets, finished in MM metalizer with MM sealer over kit decals, built previous to 2007.

NHIndustries NH 90, 7806, German Army 2007.

by Allan J Withers on June 17, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

1/72 Revell, almost OOB, I modified the tail rotor with brass tube, divided the rear door / ramp and added some ceiling panels to the cabin, finished in Revell and MM enamels with Tamiya X22+X21 over kit decals, built 2006 […]

April awards, random award 04-2017.

My 1/72 Airfix Beaufighter 10, thanks to Martin and iModeler for this gift, keep watching for more on this kit, not sure yet how it will end up ! but Aussie something !

MBB BO105 M VBH, 8054, 16th Anti Tank Regiment FGAA Celle 1982.

by Allan J Withers on June 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

1/72 Airfix, OOB, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Tamiya X22 over kit decals. built pre 2004.

North American X15, 66670, NASA, Edwards Air Force Base California 1961.

by Allan J Withers on June 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

1/72 Monogram, I shortened the fuselage and removed some things to convert the kit back to the original X15, hinged the rudder and elevators also scribed the panel lines, finished in Revell and MM enamels with Future and Xtracrylix flat […]

Yakolev Yak 38 “Forger A” 10, AV-MF Novorossivyk 1982.

by Allan J Withers on June 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

1/72 Ace, I modified the pilot seat and the lift engines, otherwise OOB, finished in MM enamels with MM FS 20000 acrylic over kit decals, built 2007.

SZD 19 A2 Zefir, AW, 2009.

by Allan J Withers on June 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

1/72 PZW, OOB, done in my own scheme with MM enamels and Future over decals from the spares box.

Republic F 84E-10-RE Thunderjet, 49-2233, Skyblazers Team, 22nd FBS, 36th FBG, 12th AF, USAFE Furstenfeldbruck Germany 1951.

by Allan J Withers on May 29, 2017 in Aviation -- 25 Comments

1/72 Tamiya, converted from a G to an E model by extending the tail, changing the speed brake and filling the auxiliary intakes and refueling port, I extended some of the gun barrels and modified the hatch attachment, finished in […]

Bell X 1, 46062, USAAF Muroc Air Base California 1947.

by Allan J Withers on May 19, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

1/72 Hobbycraft, almost OOB, I replaced the pitots with brass wire, finished in Floquil F110030 and MM enamels with Tamiya X22 over kit and other decals, built 2007. This aircraft named “Glamorous Glennis” flown by Captain Charles “Chuck” Yeager.