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Modeling by Allan John Withers

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Curtis P 40M Kittyhawk, A29-359, 86 Sqn RAAF Dutch New Guinea 1944.

by Allan John Withers on November 22, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

1/72 Academy, my third Kittyhawk so far, I modified a few things, finished in Polly Scale acrylics and MM enamels with Matt Cote over Tally Ho decals, this aircraft was flown by Sqn Ldr Stan Galton.

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Consolidated PBY 5A Catalina, A24-113, 113 ASR Flight RAAF Cairns Qld 1945.

by Allan John Withers on November 13, 2016 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

1/72 Academy, my second Catalina, I modified and added a few things, finished in MM enamels with Future and Micro flat over Aussie, Model decal and spares.

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Grumman F9F 8B Cougar, Blue Angels, US Navy Pensacola NAS Florida 1955.

by Allan John Withers on November 13, 2016 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

1/72 Hasegawa, My first Blue Angel, their seventh, finished in Alclad, MM and Testors enamels with Future over kit decals.

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Avro 504 K, A3-53, Central Flying School RAAF Point Cook Vic 1922.

by Allan John Withers on October 24, 2016 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

1/72 Airfix, my only completed biplane so far, I modified a few things and added some rigging, finished in Tamiya, Humbrol and MM enamels with Aussie and Red Roo decals.

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Curtis P 40E Kittyhawk, A29-41, 75 Sqn RAAF Port Moresby 1942.

by Allan John Withers on October 17, 2016 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

1/72 Academy, the second of my Kittyhawks so far, I modified a few things, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Tamiya X22, + X21 over Aussie and Badger decals. Flown by Flt Lt Les Jackson DFC and Bar with […]

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Lockheed Hudson 1, A16-25, 1 Sqn RAAF Malaysia 1941.

by Allan John Withers on October 14, 2016 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

1/72 Italeri / MPM, I modified a few things, finished in Xtracolor and MM enamels with Future and POLLY Scale flat over kit decals.

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Consolidated PBY 5 Catalina, A24-17, 11 Sqn RAAF Cairns Qld 1943.

by Allan John Withers on October 12, 2016 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

1/72 Academy, my first Catalina, not counting the the Airfix kit built many years ago, I modified a few things and added some antennae, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future and MM FS30000 acrylic over ES decals.

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McDonnell Douglas F 4J Phantom 2, Blue Angels, US Navy Pensacola NAS Florida 1972.

by Allan John Withers on October 5, 2016 in Aviation -- 29 Comments

1/72 Fujimi, my second F4, third Blue Angels, their twelfth, I separated the hook, modified the canopies for a better fit and added some Aeroclub MB5 seats, finished in MM and Humbrol enamels with Future over the kit decals, the […]

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Curtis P 40N Kittyhawk, A29-572, 78 Sqn RAAF Noemfoor Island 1944.

by Allan John Withers on October 3, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

1/72 Hasegawa, the first of my three kittyhawks so far, I fitted some brass tube and wire to the propeller, finished in MM enamels with MM 10000 and 30000 acrylics over Aussie decals, flown by Flt Sgt D A Smyth.

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Sukhoi Su 27P “Flanker B”, Russian Knights aerobatic display team, 1 Sqn SAF Kubinka 1991.

by Allan John Withers on September 22, 2016 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

1/72 Hasegawa, I recessed the etched metal panels, finished in MM enamels with Future and MM FS20000 acrylic over kit decals.