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Airfix 1/72 scale DH Mosquito NF-II (special) 23 Squadron RAF Bradwell Bay 1942

by Ferry Dierckxsens on September 17, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Yes finaly ready. It took me longer to finish this project due to the “real life” taking up much time. Anyway I’m very pleased with the outcome, specialy now the base is finished as well. It is build mostly OOB, […]

P-38J Lightning, 1/72 Academy

by Hongseob CHOI on September 17, 2017 in Aviation -- 29 Comments

Hello again! I’ve stucked with heavy work for severel month and cannot build new thing in this days. I think I almost have withdrawal symptoms with this. Anyway I’ll continue presenting my old catalogues of couple of years. I build […]

Wingnut Wings – RE-8 Australian Flying Corps

by Paul Carpenter on September 17, 2017 in Aviation -- 21 Comments

Hello again, This is one of my older builds. I was really keen to build this model and it was my first attempt at aWingnut Wings kit. Rigged with EZ line – I was a bit dubious (and still am) […]

Oh No….Not Another One..!! (addendum)

by Craig Abrahamson on September 16, 2017 in Aviation -- 32 Comments

This is the old (’98) Revell boxing of “Showtime 100” F-4J Mig Ace in 48th scale (which is obviously not the scheme I chose to do). This is quite a difference from the Z-M kits. The fuselage halves were were […]

F4U-1D Corsair & Moto Tug.

by Julian Shawyer on September 16, 2017 in Aviation -- 30 Comments

This is the Tamiya 1/48th F4U-1D Corsair which came with a motor tug. I used the kit decals, and painted the model with Aeromaster Acrylics. The base is made of Perspex, which I painted black from below. After engraving the […]

B-17G “The Betty-L” HK Models 1/32e

by Fred grassi on September 16, 2017 in Aviation -- 25 Comments

Hello; First I present the “Betty-L”: Why this plane there in particular? Well I like to make assemblies that have a history; this “anonymous” plane among so many others will have paid the high price during one of the many […]

1/48 Hasegawa F/A-18C VFA-192 Golden Dragons

by Eric Salazar on September 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

I have another hornet build right here. This time its The World Famous Golden Dragons VFA-192. I have the 1/48 Hasegawa F/A-18C painted with gunze acrylics with Alclad for exhaust. Decals were from Twobobs and hasegawa kit cartograf decals. Eduard […]

Boeing 737-800 1/144 Zvezda

by Dmitry Ryzhenkov on September 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

Hello colleagues. Let me show you my Boeing 737-800. This is a kit from Zvezda. Livery model – the logo of the company “right bank.” This is not an airline. They just asked me to paint the model for their […]

I can’t help myself….

by Craig Abrahamson on September 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 34 Comments

I got Phantom Brain-Lock I think. Yes….it’s the other 48th scale Z-M F-4. A little easier this time after “gong to school” on the other one just before this. Free hand camo (sorta). Rattle can paint job with some carefully […]

1/48 Revell-Monogram F-15E Strike Eagle

by Boris Grgić on September 15, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

This is “recycled” kit, made almost 15 years ago. It collected vast amount of dust over time and I was thinking of throwing it away considering the shape it was in, but finally I decided to give it a try; […]