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Airfix new tooling 1/72 F-86, 1/48 Kitty Hawk UH-1D and 1/48 Revel UH-1B

by Oliver D. lomeli on December 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

This is my F-86 in 1/72 scale. This was out of the box and was a really nice kit, with beautiful decals. Then there are my two Hueys. The long body is kitty hawks 1/48 scale UH-1D along with revel’s/monogram’s […]

1/48 AMK MiG-31

by George Johnson on December 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 29 Comments

Finally finished it

THE FRYING PAN CHALLENGE! Part 3. Fuselage and wings.

by Ulf Lundberg on December 22, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

A german high quality virus halted the build for almost a week and ruined three days of skiing vacation, but today I got going again. The clear parts didn’t really fit as one would wish, so some putty and sanding […]

The year in review, 2017

by Jaime Carreon on December 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

It was a busy year for me, especially with family and work. Even so, I managed to get three models done, all in 1/48. The Pogo was a what if that started out to be a scale project and turned […]

A year in review – 2017

by Sebastijan Videc on December 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 20 Comments

Hi everyone! As I build mostly in 1:72 and sometimes OOB, I’ve had quite a good output in the previous years, not falling below 1 model per month. Well, 2017 proved to be slightly different. I’ve started my approach procedural […]

2017 in review

by Phil Steele on December 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

Shamefully slack on building kits this year myself (rock bands ‘ll do that to ya). But I did managed to complete two in 1/72 scale, paint three big RC Astro Hogs, and fix up a few more older builds for […]

Year in review 2017

by Grega X on December 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

I consider myself a slow modelbuilder so two finished kits per year are good enough for me and it usually takes me about 6 months to actually finish a model. First off the bench was prehistoric 1/48 Revell A-7, with […]

A year in Review: 2017

by Roberto Colaianni on December 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

3 project ended this year, a long lasting one: the IA-58 Pucarà Acongaua kit in 1/48 started and stopped for almost 3 years, an F4U Corsair in 1/72, for a friend and a collector that, unfortunately passed away shortly after […]

P-39 Airacobra

by Vedran Kovačić on December 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Hi, finished this just in time for Christmas, this is the ubiquitous Academy 1/72 P-39Q/N Airacobra, could have been better, could have been worse. I had some fight with the canopy, because i used replacement vac one from CMK set, […]

Year in review 2017

by Ferry Dierckxsens on December 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

So here is my review of 2017. But first I like to wish you all a wonderful Christmas and all the best wishes for 2018. Quite some variation over 2017 which included 2 restored models also. The new toolings from […]