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F-4B Phantom II, VF-111 Sundowners, Eduard (Academy) 1/48

by Tomáš Pelej on October 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

Another of my collections is this model from Eduard. Thanks to the extensive range of accessories included in the box, I did not even care. The construction was quiet, only suction channels needed to go dry enough. I had a […]

F84G Thunderjet

by Julian Shawyer on October 21, 2017 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

Tamiya 1/48th F84G Thunderjet. Eagle strike decal set number 48143 The aircraft was a F84G of the 310th fighter bomber squadron, 58th fighter bomber wing, Korea 1952. I painted the model with various shades of Alclad 11 & Aeromaster acrylics […]

USCG Albatross

by Rick Abramson on October 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 8 Comments

This is another Monogram Albatross I painted and lettered for the USCG.

USN Albatross

by Rick Abramson on October 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

This is an old Monogram 1/72 scale Alabatross that I painted and lettered for NAS AGANA. Decals by Microscale.

Tommy McGuire’s last “Pudgy”

by Tom Cleaver on October 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 14 Comments

The Trumpeter P-38L done OOB with seatbelts, and Eagle Cals decals. (Last of thre P-38s for now, though there are two 1/48 kits in the stash) On Jan. 7, 1945, Tommy McGuire led a flight of four planes on an […]

Red Star Wings

by Dieter Leemans on October 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 6 Comments

My builds with the ominous red star of the Soviet Union, the Russian Federation and their former Soviet member states. They include historic builds and rebuilds, aggressor and what-if kits.

T-45C Goshawk 1/72

by Fly72 on October 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

This the Wolfpack 1/72 kit (Italeri base) with a lot of correction to make a real T-45C.

Shelf of Doom Pt 2 Eduard Spitfire FR IX

by Paul Barber on October 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 13 Comments

This is another testament to my bad choices! 30 months ago, when I still lived in the UK, I very happily surveyed the contents of the highly praised Eduard Spitfire MkIX profipack. It was due to be my second build […]

Shelf of Doom Pt 1 Eduard 1/48 Polikarpov Rata

by Paul Barber on October 20, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

After about a year deciding whether to consign this to the bin or not I went back to it. I had been experimenting with brush-painting it entirely using oils having seen a brilliant youtube clip…. Anyway after failing completely I […]

WSK Swidnik SM 1 “Hare” 11, Polish Air Force Coast Guard.

by Allan J Withers on October 19, 2017 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

1/72 MPM, I modified a few things, brass tube and wire for the rotors, replaced the tail skid and antennae etc with brass and stretched sprue, finished in MM and Tamiya enamels, Tamiya clear over decals from the spares box, […]