Modeling by John Clark

1/48 Tamiya Dewoitine D.520

by John Clark on June 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

Here is my D.520. Its almost straight out of the box except exhaust stacks from ultra cast and a photoetch gunsight from Eduard. The pilot figure is from PJ Productions. Markings are a combination of masks and the god awful […]

Hasegawa 1/48 A6M3 Zero 22

by John Clark on September 5, 2016 in Uncategorized -- 38 Comments

I added a CMK interior and some wire to the engine and landing gear but that’s about it. I am not sure who made the pilot’s body but the head is from Reheat. This is my interpretation of Hiroyoshi Nishizawa’s […]

1/48 Classic Airframes Bf 109B-2

by John Clark on June 8, 2015 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

This was built primarily out of the box with an Ultracast seat added and the prop pieced together from a CMK 109E prop. The documentation is all over the place on this aircraft. I have seen it referred to as […]

1/48 Hasegawa F6F-5 Hellcat

by John Clark on January 21, 2015 in Aviation -- 25 Comments

This Hellcat was flown by Texas pilot Arthur “Ray” Hawkins of VF-31 on the USS Cabot in September, 1944. I added an Obscureco cowl, Quickboost engine, and Squadron canopy. The pilot figure was bashed together from my parts box…head, torso, […]

1/48 Hasegawa Bf 109G-6 with Tamiya BMW R 75 motorcycle

by John Clark on September 21, 2014 in Aviation -- 34 Comments

This is the Hasegawa Bf 109G-6. I added a cockpit from Cooper Details, Instrument panel from Eduard, seat belts from Eduard, prop and spinner from Fusion, wheels from Cooper details. The paint is Tamiya mixed RLM 74/75/76 in the Erla […]

1/48 Hasegawa Spitfire Mk VIII

by John Clark on August 18, 2014 in Aviation -- 32 Comments

This is the 1/48 Hasegawa Mk VIII Spitfire flown by Squadron Leader Lance Wade. Wade was from Texas and enlisted in the RAF in Canada. Being from Texas myself I like building planes flown by Texas pilots. I apologize to […]

1/48 Tamiya P-51B

by John Clark on April 14, 2014 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

This is my Tamiya P-51B flown by Henry Brown of Dallas, TX. Upper camouflage is Tamiya RAF dark green and the inderside is Alclad aluminum for the metel parts and semi-gloss silver for the painted wings. The figure is from […]

1/48 Hasegawa Bf 109G-4/R6 Trop

by John Clark on January 19, 2014 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

This project started out as a Bf 109G-2 flown by Theodor Weissenberger of JG 5. The theory was that it was originally a Trop with a 78/79 factory finish that had 70/white applied over it. I applied the 78/79 finish […]

1/48 Hasegawa Bf 109G-6/AS

by John Clark on November 27, 2013 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

This is the Hasegawa Bf 109G-10 backdated to be a G-6 A/S. I sanded the bulges under the exhaust stacks and rescribed the panel lines. The G-6 oil cooler, Fusion prop, and G-6 fixed tail wheel were added. Paint is […]

Tamiya 1/48 P-47D-5

by John Clark on November 25, 2013 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

The cockpit is from True Details. The seat is from Lions Roar and the seat belts are lead foil with Waldron Buckles. The instrument panel is from eduard. Cockpit color is Model Master dark greem 34092. The engine is from […]