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Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

1/72 Airfix Stormovik

by Joe Caputo on November 14, 2017 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

Like it’s builder (me), this model is an antique. It seems I’ve been going through a stage of doing old kits, that are fast and relatively easy. I’ve ignored my WWII Japanese and Soviet aircraft in the past, and I’m […]

Preview: Airfix 1/48 P-51D

by Tom Cleaver on November 13, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Kit arrived Friday, took five careful hours to assemble without filler. Done OOB other than used Tamiya decals from the “8th AF Aces” release to do Bud Anderson’s “Old Crow” ID stripes, invasion stripes, personal markings). They fit the kit […]

P-51D Mustang, “Duchess Arlene”, Tamiya 1/48

by Tomáš Pelej on November 13, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Hello colleagues modellers Today I will share with you this legendary 332nd FG Marking Machine piloted by Lt. Robert W. Williams The model from Tamiya is absolutely trouble-free. I used only a few etchings from Eduard to the cockpit to […]

L-29 Delfín, AMK 1/48

by Tomáš Pelej on November 12, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

Hello colleagues, I would like to share with you this Tigrated Dolphin from the Air Force of the Czech Republic. Kit from AMK supplemented with Eduard etchings. Tigrated camouflage I sprayed the masks of my own production. Perhaps you will […]

Ju-87 Hungarian Royal Air Force (Fujimi, 1:72)

by Béla Csupor on November 12, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Hi, everybody This is an old Fujimi kit. I did not use accessories, however decals are from H.A.D. I painted model with Gunze colors, and weathering with AK products.

Messerschmitt Bf-109 G-6 (Italeri 1:72)

by Béla Csupor on November 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

I would like to show you my earlier made model. The kit are from Italeri, i built from the box. I did not use accesories, but i made seatbelts from masking tape and leadwire.I used Gunze and AK colors the […]

CH-46 Sea Knight USN.

by Dirk Derks on November 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 19 Comments

This model is a replica of the CH-46 Base Flight from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island. This station is located five miles north of Oak Harbor, in beautiful Washington State. Base flights are used for SAR, MEDEVAC, Communication and general […]

Zvezda MiG-21bis (1:72)

by Béla Csupor on November 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Hi I would like to introduce myself with this model. This is a Zvezda kit. Paints are Gunze the decals are from kit. I used a PE set from Eduard.I hope you like it.

Big Beautiful Doll

by Julian Shawyer on November 9, 2017 in Aviation -- 33 Comments

This is the aircraft of Lt. Col. John. D. Landers, P-51D, Big Beautiful Doll. This is the Tamiya North American P-51D Mustang in 1/48th scale which came with Cartograph decals. The model is painted with various shades of Alclad 11 […]

1/48 Yak-28P construction photos.

by John Healy on November 9, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

I hope you guys find these pics useful should you choose to build this kit. One thing that I forgot to mention in the main posting is that the long radome is a tad wider then the fuselage where it […]