Hobbycraft 1/48 Ju-88- with a LOT of changes

by Dan DeSilva on November 26, 2012 · in Aviation

Hi all, I got the Hobbycraft 1/48 Ju-88 unaware of all its issues! I had the support of a lot of online modelling contacts to help me fix this sow’s ear! Spare props from a Dragon Ju-88, metal gear legs […]

48th Scale Monogram F-18

by Jack Mugan on November 26, 2012 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

This was an early Monogram kit and featured the fuselage split horizontally. I sanded off all the panel lines and drew them back in with pencil. I wanted to see if I could use the low-vis scheme and still make […]

Strv 122

by Editor on November 26, 2012 · in Armor — 3 Comments

Here’s a little blast from the past, Swedish Strv 122 created using the Tamiya Leopard 2A5 kit and the HKCW convertion. Built by Anders Isaksson ( @aisak ) and shared here with his permission. A complete build-up article of this […]

48th Scale War Weary Tigercat

by Jack Mugan on November 26, 2012 · in Aviation — 18 Comments

Yes it did look that bad and I have the photo I used for reference. I started out looking for a different way to do a black scheme and found this shot in Squadron’s book on the Tigercat. I added […]

Revell 1/32nd F-4 Phantom

by Craig Abrahamson on November 26, 2012 · in Aviation — 1 Comment

Yes…a Revell kit – salvaged from the “Shelf of Doom”. As with the vast majority of my builds, this aircraft represents no particular rendition of an actual type flown, nor does the ‘load-out’ necessarily reflect any “accuracy”. I simply constructed […]

Tamiya 1:48 A-1H Skyraider.

This is my A-1 Skyraider. Really it is a nice kit to build, it is out of the box except for the guns, made of hypodermic needles. Painted with Gunze acrylics and weathered with oils. Hope you like it! Best […]

The “Wairarapa Wildcat”

by Brett Peacock on November 26, 2012 · in Aviation

1/48 Hasegawa P40 Kittyhawk Mk III built OOB with kit decals representing Geoff Fisken’s famous mount. Images done with a Canon Powershot SD600 Digital camera. The Olive Drab is a home mix of green and brown with red and yellow […]

Hasegawa 1/48 Japanese Zero a6M2

by Chris on November 26, 2012 · in Aviation

Out of the box. Did the canopy with decal strips that I had sprayed to match the rest of the plane. Painted with Floquil Concrete for the IJN grey-green.

Digital Artwork… A6M2

by Chris on November 26, 2012 · in Aviation

Done several years ago on Corel Draw

F-4J Phantom Build

by Chris on November 26, 2012 · in Aviation — 2 Comments

Straight from the Box…