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A quick pic for Craig in honor of his 46

by Rob Anderson on August 19, 2013 · in Uncategorized — 5 Comments

Loved your Phrog Craig and so I cropped a picture I have of the cave to show the Julian Date Calendar I got when I was in HSC 21. It is from HC 11s Quality Assurance shop, and is in […]

Academy 1/48 CH-46D Sea Knight

by Craig Abrahamson on August 19, 2013 · in Aviation — 16 Comments

Just finished up this evening….or at least as finished as it’s probably gonna get. There were dozens and dozens of various other stenciling and markings, but 90% of ’em were in light gray. Seein’s how that’s the paint scheme I […]

F7U-3 Cutlass Of VA-212 aboard Bon Homme Richard 1957

by Frank Cronin on August 18, 2013 · in Aviation — 17 Comments

When I reported aboard BHR in 1957 this aircraft was on the flight deck. It was the only one on board and appeared to have been left over from VA-212. I have no other information on this except that it […]

Seahawk disaster!!

by neil foster on August 18, 2013 · in Aviation — 17 Comments

Hi all, I am finally reaching the end of my classic airframes Seahawk but as you can see the dark sea grey has shown through the ace of hearts insignia, I have considered carefully masking it of and painting in […]

(Drumroll) Presenting….. The Tamiya Corsair

by Tom Cleaver on August 17, 2013 · in Aviation — 25 Comments

Here’s a few shots of the model completed today. It’s done as Ken Walsh’s first “No. 13,” BuNo 02350, in which he may have scored a couple kills (records are unclear), but it definitely became an “ace’s plane” when he […]

1/48 Tamiya P47D Bubbletop “Kentucky Colonel”

by Darren Dickerson on August 17, 2013 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

Hi Everyone Here is the last of my planned 362nd FG builds (5 completed so far with “Chief Seattle” from Eaglecals). Barracudacal decals used once again from their excellent sheet “Mogin’s Maulers”. Ultracast Seat & Wheels as usual. Comments & […]

1/48 Tamiya P47D Razorback “Damon’s Demon”

by Darren Dickerson on August 17, 2013 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

Hi Everyone I have wanted this decal for long time, it was released as part of an IPMS special in the 90’s. Never managed to get one, Barracudacals to the rescue with their 362nd FG sheet “Mogins Maulers”. Ultracast Seat […]

Tamiya P47D “Five by Five”

by Darren Dickerson on August 17, 2013 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

Hi Everyone I started a self mini group build of P47’s from 362nd FG using the excellent Barracudacals sheet “Mogins Maulers”. Here is No.2 from this series of builds “Five by Five”. Ultracast seat & wheels. I will leave it […]

Mustang Madness continues over Malibu

by Tom Cleaver on August 17, 2013 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

These are from a 1997 flight i did with warbird mechanic/air racer (he flies “Voodoo”) Matt Jackson. His client in the front seat (whose name I now forget) was a WW2 B-17 pilot who had long wanted a P-51 and […]

1/48 Great Wall P-61A Black Widow ; In Progress

by Tolga ULGUR on August 17, 2013 · in Aviation — 13 Comments

Finally Lady Gen finished. You can see some more pictures of the finished model from Work in Progress aircraft section. http://imodeler.com/groups/work-in-progress-aircraft/forum/topic/148-p-61a-black-widow-lady-gen-greatwall-hobby/ Expanded version will be posted here later. Happy modelling