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Cylon Raider’s got it’s eye on you

by Rick Wilkes on May 16, 2013 · in Uncategorized — 11 Comments

This is the Moebius 1/32 scale Cylon Raider from the re-imagined Battlestar Galactica TV series.It represents the Raider shown in later seasons of the series, and is so different from the raiders shown in the early seasons, I resisted adding […]

US Coast Guard LCM(6) 1985

by Mike Maynard on May 16, 2013 · in Ships — 12 Comments

LCM(6) USCG Cable Repair Boat. Another version of the LCM by Trumpeter. The US Coat Guard utilized a number of LCM(6) as cable repair craft, used to string power line transmission cables as well as telephone to off shore lighthouses. […]

Focke Wulf Fw-190 Trimaster 1/48th scale Luftwaffe WWII

by Chuck A. Villanueva on May 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 20 Comments

This Butcher Bird is older than the B-26K, built around 92, it was my first attempt on building a rather complicated Trimaster kit. Reading a review in Scale Modeler pointed out some of the fussiness in the project. But in […]

1/48 F7F Tigercat, Spurious paint scheme

by Charles S on May 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 16 Comments

Here is a 1/48 F7F that I did a while back. It was a first attempt to replicate the “blurred prop” effect seen in photos of real aircraft. I think it turned out well. The blurred props were done with […]

Hasegawa A-4M (Cutting Edge conversion)

by Tom Cleaver on May 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 4 Comments

Here’s the A-4M done with a Meteor Productions/Cutting Edge resin cockpit conversion, which included the area of the fuselage around the cockpit as well as the interior and a clear resin 2-part canopy/windshield. I think it was something like a […]

Hasegawa 1/48 A-4E

by Tom Cleaver on May 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 2 Comments

Hasegawa 1/48 A-4E Scooter with Cutting Edge decals to do one of the several Lady Jessie airplanes.

Vought A-7D Corsair II, Hasegawa, 1/48, Ohio ANG

by Chuck A. Villanueva on May 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 9 Comments

My 3rd post I will present the very nice A-7D from Hasegawa in 48th scale. This built around 2006, images taken with an Olympus SP-55OUZ digital camera. Using Eduards zoom color PE set for the cockpit, Super Scale decals, and […]

1/48 Hasegawa F-4J Phantom II

by Drew Tarter on May 14, 2013 · in Aviation — 22 Comments

Here’s one of my older builds, Hasegawa’s 1/48 F-4J Phantom II, which I completed several years ago. Even though the new Academy Phantom probably leaves this kit in the dust as far as detail goes, it’s still a great kit, […]

De Havilland Australia DHA G1 and G2

by Santiago Hrubisko on May 14, 2013 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

Hi Here are some photos showing these models in 1/72 scale made by my father from scratch using balsa wood. They are part of a larger proyect about the British troop glider of the WWII. Cheers Santiago

General Aircraft GAL 50

by Santiago Hrubisko on May 14, 2013 · in Aviation — 2 Comments

Hi Here are a couple of photos showing this model made by my father from scraft in 1/72 scale. He made it from balsa wood in no more than one week. I hope you like it. Cheers Santiago