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Modeling by Allan John Withers

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North American P 51 C1 Mustang 3, FB244, 3 Sqn RAAF Fano Italy 1945.

by Allan John Withers on January 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

1/72 Academy, I modified a few things, brass wire and tube to prop’, landing light, guns, finished in MM, Humbrol and Tamiya enamels with Future and Matt Cote over Aussie and kit decals.

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North American P 51K Mustang 4, KH791, 3 Sqn RAAF Cervia Italy 1945.

by Allan John Withers on January 13, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

1/72 Hasegawa, I modified the prop’ with brass tube, added some Academy bombs, finished in MM, Humbrol and Tamiya enamels with MM 10000 and 30000 acrylics over kit and Aussie decals.

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Supermarine Spitfire 9c, MK260, 453 sqn RAAF RAF Hawkinge Kent England 1945.

by Allan John Withers on January 12, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

1/72 Italeri, I modified a few things, brass wire and tube to the propeller, clear sprue for nav’ lights and larger gun blisters, not happy with these at first, finished in MM and Humbrol enamels with Future and Xtra flat […]

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Supermarine Spitfire 5b, AB852, 452 Sqn RAAF RAF Kenley Surrey England 1941.

by Allan John Withers on January 11, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

1/72 Italeri, I modified a few things, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future and Xtra flat over kit and PD decals. Flown by Flt Ltn Brendon “Paddy” Finucane.

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Hughes TH 55 A, US Army Aviation School Fort Rucker Alabama 1964.

by Allan John Withers on January 8, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

1/72 Special Hobby, I modified and replaced a few things, mainly the frames with stretched sprue, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future over kit decals.

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Consolidated PBY 4 Catalina, A24-29, 3 OTU RAAF Rathmines NSW 1944.

by Allan John Withers on January 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

1/72 Academy, my third Catalina, I modified a few things, finished in MM and Humbrol enamels with Future and Micro flat over spare decals.

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Bell P 39F Airacobra, A53-6, 82 Sqn RAAF Bankstown NSW 1943.

by Allan John Withers on January 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

1/72 Academy, with Eduard photo etch, I modified a few things, finished in MM and Humbrol enamels and Polly scale acrylic with Future and Xtra flat over kit and Red Roo decals.

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2017 – a Happy new year I hope for every modeler, things I finished in 2016.

by Allan John Withers on December 30, 2016 in Uncategorized -- 25 Comments

Some of these were also started in 2015 – 2016 – Tamiya RC211V, Fujimi F 4J, Tamiya F 84E, Trumpeter K8, while others have been several years in the making.

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North American T 6D Texan, Esquadrilha da Fumaca, Forca Aerea Brasileira, Santos dumont airport Rio de Janeiro 1964.

by Allan John Withers on December 29, 2016 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

1/72 Academy, I modified a few things, finished in MM and Tamiya enamels with X22 over RP Machado decals.

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De Havilland DH 100 FB 5 Vampire, A78-3, ARDU RAAF Laverton Vic 1949.

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

1/72 Heller, my first Vampire, I modified and replaced a few things, finished in enamels, MM 1781 with Tamiya X22 over Airfix and spare Aussie decals.