Modeling by Kent Strickland

1/48 Eduard Fw 190A-5, Hptm. Egon Mayer, France 1943

by Kent Strickland on September 21, 2016 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

Just finished for a GB project over on BM. Fw 190A-5 Wnr. 5851, Hptm. Egon Mayer, CO III/JG 2 Richthofen, France, Spring, 1943. Kit: Eduard 1/48 Fw 190A-5 Extras: Ultracast: Fw 190 seat; Fw 190A wheels (early) Eduard: Kit supplied […]

Airfix 1/48 Boulton Paul Defiant MK.I, 264 SQN RAF, 1940

by Kent Strickland on May 26, 2016 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

May I present my rendition of Airfix’s recent release of the 1/48 scale BP Defiant. Finished in one of the kit schemes of an aircraft from 264 SQN, RAF in Suffolk, 1940. The level of detail OOB is excellent and […]

Airfix 1/48 Hawker Hurricane (new tool)

by Kent Strickland on April 25, 2016 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

I built this a few months ago and it is the kit that started my current “rediscovery” of Airfix as a competitive brand. Not a “shake and bake” but well thought out and with a little care builds into a […]

Airfix 1/72 Bristol Beaufighter (new tool)

by Kent Strickland on April 21, 2016 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

Fellow modellers, May I present my latest off the bench, the 1/72 Airfix Beaufighter TFX. Built for our club’s (Illawarra Plastic Modellers Association) inaugural “Airfix Cup”, to be held in conjunction with the NSW Scale Model Show. The details of […]