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1/48 Revell BF-109 G10

by Keith Gabriel on December 20, 2012 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

This very old kit with not very many parts and despite showing it’s age it still builds beautifully. I added a True Details resin cockpit, wheels, and canopy. I scratch built some additional details into the canopy area and cockpit, […]

1/48 Hasegawa SEAC P-47 Thunderbolt

by Keith Gabriel on December 20, 2012 · in Aviation — 5 Comments

This kit was pretty much complete as a natural metal SEAC P-47, I just had to install the landing gear, canopy, etc. It was at this point that I notice that the Alcad finish had crazed in several places. Upon […]

Scratch XF-85 Goblin Egg-Plane

by Korolev Vlad on December 20, 2012 · in Aviation — 7 Comments

The fuselage is made from real egg. The other details: plastic, wire, clay.

Junkers Ju 87B-2 (Hasegawa 1:48)

by Charles Whall on December 20, 2012 · in Aviation — 16 Comments

Representing a Stuka of 2./St.G 77 based in Caen, France during August 1940 I have always been fascinated by the Stuka, especially those of the Battle of Britain period, and have wanted to build one for a long time but […]

Messerschmitt 109 G-6

by Hans Peter Tschanz on December 20, 2012 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

Bausatz: Hasegawa 1:32 Hauptmann Gerhard Barkhorn II / JG, November 1943 Erbauer: Hanspeter Tschanz

Spitfire Mk. Vb, BM124, LO-D, 602 Sqn, as flown by Sqn. Ldr. ‘Paddy’ Finucane, 1942.

by Tony Prince on December 20, 2012 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

This is the Hobby Boss kit; supplied as the ‘trop’ version but with box contents inconsistent with the box artwork. I elected to modify some parts to produce a British (Kenley) based, early Mk. Vb as the sole windscreen in […]

Roden 1/48 AT-28D

by Tom Cleaver on December 20, 2012 · in Aviation — 5 Comments

Frequently a model project will lead to a writing project in TCWorld (and vice-versa). I got the Roden T-28 kit (the first release), and was talking to Ross McMillan of Scale Aircraft Conversions about it, and Ross said he hoped […]

Sweet 1/144 Mitsubishi A6M2 Zero

by Bill Weckel on December 19, 2012 · in Aviation — 9 Comments

Sweet’s incredible 144th scale Reisen with carrier deck. Absolutely beautiful kit and a joy to build.

Battle of the Bulge M4A3E8 Sherman U.S. 4th Armoured Division Bastogne.

by David D. on December 19, 2012 · in Armor — 14 Comments

Hi Guys, Here’s a vignette of my M4A3E8 Sherman that I built using Tasca’s excellent Sherman kit. I wanted to model a picture of an “E8” during the battle of the bulge and I found a picture of one that […]

Monogram MiG-15 Korean War Ace

by Gary Brantley on December 19, 2012 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

This is my 1/48 MiG-15 from the old 1987 Monogram kit that also had an F-86. It is finished in Floquil Old Silver, with some panels done in other shades of silver or polishing to various degrees. It carries the […]