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Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

Heinkel HE-162A-2 Salamander. 3/JG 1 “Oesau”, pilot: Oblt. Emil Demuth Leck/Holstein, Germany; May 1945

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UHU HE-219A2 1:32 Revell kit completed.

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Tamiya 1/48th Chance-Vought F4U-1/2 Corsair, Lt Kenneth Walsh USMC

Kenneth Walsh was born in Brooklyn, NY on 24 November 1916. At age 17 he enlisted in the Marine Corp in December 1933. He was sent to Parris island, So Carolina for boot camp. He became a mechanic and a […]

ProModeler (Hasegawa) 1/32 Bf-109G-4 – Regia Aeronautica

The ProModeler release of the Hasegawa kit, done some 14 years ago (unfortunately the model didn’t survive the last move, but the photos are still nice). The Gustav Series: The appearance of the Gustav series of Messerschmitt’s Bf-109 was due […]

1/48 SB2U-1 Vindicator (Academy)

This genre is unfamiliar to me and it is very difficult for me. the manual was so difficult that it was even harder.

War Above the Trenches: Phönix D.1

The Aircraft The Austro-Hungarian Navy (Kaiserliche und Königliche Kriegsmarine) was the naval force of the Dual Empire. Its name was commonly abbreviated as K.u.K. Kriegsmarine, and by the outbreak of war in 1914 it already had its own aviation corps: […]

F-100F Wild Weasel 1/48 trumpeter

Tamiya 1/48 P-47M 61st FS

Tamiya Kit with scratch-built lead foil seat belts. Mixed the blue/black color IAW Tamiya’s instructions. Must be careful and use the right magnetos, not the ones called out for in the instructions. Aeromaster decals were used. Finished in Tamiya Acrylics […]

Hasegawa 1/32 Bf-109K-4

Another big Hasegawa Bf-109 model from January 2004, according to the site map at Modeling Madness, the 109K-4. The markings are inspired by a color photo in one of Jeff Ethell’s “WW2 in Color” books of a shot-down late-war 109, […]

1/32 Eduard / Alley cat Messerschmitt Bf-109D-1

This is 1/32 Messerschmitt Bf-109D-1 with the markings of 2./JGr 176 in Gablingen during August 1939. I have used Eduard Bf-109 E-1 as base kit and converted it to D-1 by using Alley cat conversion set. Additionnaly I swapped Quickboost […]