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Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

A 38A Skyraider

This is my rendition of a Skyraider in the use of the Royal Swedish Air Force if the Sandy CSAR concept had been brought to the temperate and sub-arctic forests and mountains of the Scandinavian peninsula from the steaming jungles […]

More fromthe Cradle of Aviation Museum

by Robert Royes on August 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

A variety of subjects

HobbyBoss FJ-4B Fury

by Marvin Reyes on August 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

I built this kit awhile ago, but haven’t displayed it much, so here goes. This is the old HobbyBoss kit in 1/48th scale. It is done OOB, using parts and decals that come with the kit. I think this kit […]

Martin B 57B Canberra, 52-1590, The Black Knights 38th Bomb Wing USAFE Laon AFB France 1956.

by Allan J Withers on August 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

1/72 Airfix, I modified a few things, pilot seats narrower, removed the hinges from all control surfaces, the tail-plane joints, engine jet-pipes and replaced some antennae, finished in MM and Humbrol enamels with Future over kit and other decals, built […]

Revell Germany 1/72 FW 190 F8/R14

Just finished past week, an old mold that required some care to improve it. As you can see I made use of several resin additions and a vacuum-formed canopy that required a lot of adjustment to make it fit, I […]

Revell’s new 1/32nd Spitfire MkIXc

by Thomas Probert on August 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Evening all, The latest off the bench is Revell’s new 1/32nd Spitfire MkIXc, which as I’m sure you know follows their release from a few years back of a Spitfire MkII and thus the breakdown of the kits is almost […]

Antonov-8 (An-8) 1/72 Amodel

by Dmitry Ryzhenkov on August 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 23 Comments

Greetings to all! I want to show my last work. Something under the influence of such a rainy summer I was struck by the winter theme )). Decided to land your An-8 somewhere in the winter. Cold, drove UMP-350, let […]

Zertsoerer day fighter swansong during Battle of Britain 1940

by Paul Nash on August 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

Early on the morning of the 27th of September 1940, Austrian Gruppenkommandeur, Horst Liensberger, of V Gruppe / (Zerstoerer) Lehrgeschwader 1 led a formation of 10 Bf 110s from his unit on an escort mission for some KG 77 Ju […]

Me109G-10/U4 – PROMODELLER 1/72

by Paulo Castro on August 7, 2017 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

Model built straight from the box except for the PE seat belts added. Some minor details scratch built. Painted using Tamiya and Gunze acrylic paints. For more details of this build and WIP photos check: http://armouredsprue.blogspot.com.au/2017/05/me109g-10u4-weisse-3-veszprem-hungary.html

Monogram 1/48 F-8E, MiG-killing Crusader

by Drew Tarter on August 6, 2017 in Aviation -- 28 Comments

My latest effort is the old, but solid, Monogram 1/48 F-8E Crusader. This classic from Monogram features average fit, with (mostly) accurate outlines and shapes. It has raised panel lines, which also appear accurate compared to drawings and photos in […]