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Ryan STM, A50-2, 3 Communications Unit RAAF 1942.

by Allan John Withers on March 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

1/72 MPM, I replaced and added a few things, exhausts from sprue, pitots and bracing from brass wire, air scoops from alloy foil, finished in Humbrol and MM enamels with Future and Micro flat over kit decals.

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LaGG-3 in winter colors (Roden 1/72)

by Dmitry Stropalov on March 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 27 Comments

Winter LaGG-3 series 35 in 1/72 scale. Original kit by Toko, produced by Roden nowadays. This is an old kit back from the late 90s. The kit quality is far, far from good – it took me two months to […]

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An update to “What do you do the day after you get a tooth pulled?… You build a crazy build!”

Hi Folks; A few weeks back I posted a build that I did in a day. I got a tooth pulled so it was either doing the build or binge watching “Grey’s Anatomy” on Netflix. A few days back I […]

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Mustang IV Tamiya 1/32

by Artur Domanski on March 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

Mustang IV 303 Polish squadron 1945 Tamiya 1/32 Melius Manu – mask HGW – seatbelts Barracuda Studios – Cockpit upgrade, Cockpit stencils Eduard – photo-etched, Brassin wheels Master – barrels Painted Tamiya, Gunze

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AMG 1/48 Bf-109A

by Tom Cleaver on March 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

Messerschmitt began work in 1933 on a four passenger light “sporting aircraft” of cantilever low wing monoplane design, with retractable landing gear. The BFW M.37 was completed in the spring of 1934. Later redesignated Bf 108 Taifun (“Typhoon”), it was […]

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Hasegawa 1/72 E7K1 Type 94 Alf

by Greg Kittinger on March 3, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

This was a fairly straight forward build. It did require thinking through the final assembly and rigging sequence to make sure I could handle the model carefully while getting all the fiddly bits and rigging installed. Because I used after […]

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Brengun 1/72 scale Supermarine Spitfire Mk.Vb Floatplane

by Ken Hammer on March 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

I just finished this for the Water Wings group build. It’s the Brengun kit with the brengun Photoetch set for the cockpit and the ladder on the side. I also took the exhaust and oil cooler from a sword spitfire […]

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DC-3 OLYMPIC AIRWAYS, ITALERI 1/72

by Tzigkounakis Tasos on March 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 11 Comments

This is a OOB build with hand made decals.I hope you like it

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Monogram 1/48 Messerschmitt Me-262 “Red 17”

by Gary Brantley on March 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

The Me-262 is, hand’s down, my all-time favorite aircraft. I really love them! In fact, when the “Stormbird Project” was building its replicas, I got in touch with them about volunteering. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Me_262_Project Unfortunately, the commute from central Texas to Seattle, […]

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Grigorovich M-9, Combrig Models 1: 700

by Pavel Aparin on March 1, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

I built a fun model to replenish the Water Wings group build. The initial set of company “Combrig Models” contains two models one runner resin and a photo-etching board, instruction, decals not. Rigging is made of elastic yarn 0,048mm. For […]