Modeling by Terry Schuler


Hasegawa 1/72 scale He 111 H-6

by Terry Schuler on July 17, 2016 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

This model was a lot of fun to build and was one of the reasons I became interesting in this scale. I purchased this kit when it first came out, it was a special edition version that contained some photo-etch, […]


Hasegawa 1/48 scale Nakajima C6N1 Myrt

by Terry Schuler on June 13, 2016 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

As I built this project I couldn’t help but recall an incident that my father told me about while he was stationed at the seaplane base on Saipan, at Tanapag harbor during World War 2. A fleet of U.S. war […]


Hasegawa 1/48 scale Aichi D3A2 Val

by Terry Schuler on March 26, 2016 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

As with most model guys, I strive to find that different and / or unusual scheme , that sparks a little more interest or attraction to one’s project. Scanning books and the internet for Japanese aircraft, especially those few samples […]


Tamiya 1/72 scale FG-1A Goodyear

by Terry Schuler on February 24, 2016 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

This particular aircraft was a Test plane used for airframe test for the F2G air scoop. The only know photograph of it was taken May 9,1944 and was taken at a low angle, making it difficult to get an accurate […]


Hasegawa 1/72 scale B-25J

by Terry Schuler on November 28, 2015 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

I had built this kit 4 years ago, and it had served me well at some model shows. However I was never really pleased with its appearance and few minor errors I wished to correct. After staring at it for […]


Tamiya 1/48 scale F4F-4 Wildcat

by Terry Schuler on October 20, 2015 in Aviation -- 29 Comments

One has to admire the brave men that flew these relics against the Japanese, who undoubtedly had some of the best aircraft in world during the onset of WWII. As one veteran of Guadalcanal once told me, “you have to […]


1/72 scale Hasegawa Beaufighter MK VI

by Terry Schuler on July 7, 2015 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

This model was built 11 years and was one of the first 1/72 scale projects I completed in this scale. After years of thinking 1/48 scale was the only thing worth building I was presently surprised how much fun this […]


P-47D Tamiya 1/72 scale

by Terry Schuler on June 25, 2015 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

What can I say, I like P-47s, and I love the Tamiya kit, it is simply an absolute jewel of a kit. This particular aircraft represents one flew by Lt. Chuck Olmsted of the 353rd FS / 354th FG. Painting […]

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BF 109G14 / Hasegawa 1/48 scale

by Terry Schuler on May 26, 2015 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

I think it goes with out saying that most of us airplane model guys, at one time or another had a strong admiration for the “Ace’s”. So no collection could be complete without at least one Erich Hartmann entry. I […]

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F6F-5N 1/48 scale Eduard

by Terry Schuler on May 8, 2015 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

This particular aircraft operated off the USS Enterprise, and is photographed on the deck with flames creeping up upon it from a nearby Kamikaze hit. The aircraft did survive the near scorching and was seen in operations after. The Eduard […]