Modeling by Dale Cole

1/48 Late Mk I Hurricane Airfix

by Dale Cole on September 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

After buying a reference book about the Hurricane that had artwork for this a/c I had to try to build it. After a lot of research I found the book artwork to be very inaccurate! I finally located two grainy […]

Airfix 1/48 Spitfire Mk XII

by Dale Cole on April 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

Finished this up today so that my hobby tables would be available for Easter dinner (paint stains and all!) Have built 5 of the new tool Airfix kits in the past year. Had more issues with this one than the […]

1/48 Eduard Hellcat Mk I

by Dale Cole on August 3, 2016 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

I built this kit earlier this year. Eduard’s kit is the best Hellcat out there. My kit was actually the F6F-3 Weekend Edition, but I traded for the decals and added an Ultracast seat. Mixed the paint using Tamiya colors. […]

1/48 Airfix Seafire F.XVII

by Dale Cole on June 4, 2016 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Have been working on this kit off and on for the past year. Airfix has really upped its game recently. Only thing I think they could improve on this kit would be the main landing gear. The wing attachment points […]

1/48 Tamiya Spitfire Mk I

by Dale Cole on April 17, 2016 in Uncategorized -- 12 Comments

First off, please forgive the poor photography. I am doing this with my iPad in poor lighting in my garage. Hope to get better. This is the third Tamiya Spit I have built. I really like this kit, warts and […]