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AMT 1/48 P-40K

by Tom Bebout on February 17, 2013 · in Aviation — 2 Comments

Since shark week continues here is my contribution. Since Tom Cleaver did an outstanding job explaining the details behind the K model I’ll refer readers to his contribution. This is the old AMT kit to which I added some True […]

Another shark – 1/48 Hasegawa P-40K

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

The P-40K was a development from the P-40E, which continued use of the Allison V-1710 engine and appeared simultaneously with the P-40F, which used the Packard Merlin. The P-40K used the more powerful Allison V-1710-73 (F4R) engine, with developed 1,325 […]

Trying to keep the sharks coming….

by Bill Koppos on February 16, 2013 · in Aviation — 7 Comments

Hasegawa P-40M. 1/48 scale. I think this is one of the meaner looking mouths. 112 Squadron, Italy 1943.Resin seat and wheels added. Pilot from old Tamiya Buffalo kit.

How to: Hairspray weathering technique

by Editor on February 16, 2013 · in Armor

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maCsTAtJlnw Here is a weathering technique that has gained popularity within the Military Modelling community during the last few years. Demonstrated in this video to produce winter camouflage on a KV from Trumpeter in 1/35 scale. The commentary is in […]

P-40s of the 49th Fighter Group – Part 2: New Guinea

by Tom Cleaver on February 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 5 Comments

By the summer of 1942, the Japanese threat to Australia by direct invasion was largely over, but the threat posed by the Japanese takeover of New Guinea meant that Australia could still be isolated strategically, and later invaded. Two years […]

Polikarpov I-180E-3 1/48 scratchbuild

by Maxim Bylkin on February 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 11 Comments

I-180 – on such machines might have come across Luftwaffe Russian pilots in 1941. If it were not a tragic set of circumstances such as the death of several test pilots, including Valery Chkalov. I-180 is a deep modernization of […]

How to: Assembling individual track links on AFVs

by Editor on February 15, 2013 · in Armor

A short video on how to assemble and mount individual plastic track links for model tanks.

Messerschmitt Bf 109 F-4 flown by Oberleutnant Josef Priller (Squadron commander).

by Hans Peter Tschanz on February 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 20 Comments

Messerschmitt Bf 109 F-4 flown by Oberleutnant Josef Priller (Staffelkapitän) 1. / JG 26, November 1941. The model is a Hasegawa – Kit 1:32, all red lines are been sprayed gun with the airbrush – also the marks on the […]

1/48 Tamiya P47C5 “Formation Monitor” 448th BG

by Darren Dickerson on February 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 4 Comments

Hi Everyone This one has a sharkmouth! Tamiya P47D Ultracast Seat Loon Models C Cowling Superscale Decals Tamiya / Gunze Paints Thanks Darren

1/48 Tamiya P47D Bubbletop “362nd Fighter Group”

by Darren Dickerson on February 15, 2013 · in Aviation — 7 Comments

Hi Everyone Tamiya P47D Bubbletop – Super Rabbit Barracudacals ‘Mogins Maulers” Ultracast Seat Tamiya & Alclad paints Comments welcome! Looking forward to posting more. The site is excellent and the models I have seen are inspiring. Darren (Australia)