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 […]

Eduard 1/48 Albatros D.Va

by Maxim Bylkin on December 19, 2012 · in Aviation — 10 Comments

The latest model from the dioramas – Albatros Ernst Udet. For some reason I finished the cockpit, but the pilot is shut everything)). A little more extended the landing gear – Edward gives them too short, and it shows. Color […]

Messerschmitt Me109E-3, ‘White 8′, (Eduard 1:32)

by Charles Whall on December 19, 2012 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

Another commission build this time for a client in Germany. The ‘White 8’ markings are fictitious by request and reflects his interest in online flight simming-‘White 8’ being his online markings. The kit can be tricky in places and I […]

Supermarine Spitfire MkIXC, 601 Sqn (Tamiya 1:32)

by Charles Whall on December 19, 2012 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

This was a commission build for a friend. The markings are 601 Sqn but are fictitious as per the aircraft he flies online. The Tamiya kit is an absolute pleasure to build and features a beautifully detailed Merlin 60 engine […]

Supermarine Spitfire Mk1 ‘LO-B, 602Sqn, 1940 (Tamiya 1:72)

by Charles Whall on December 19, 2012 · in Aviation — 8 Comments

As beautiful as the Spitfire is when its all ‘buttoned up’, I wanted to depict one stripped down as if in maintenence. This was a real challenge in such a small scale but I think it worked. The base is […]

Roden 1/72 Pfalz D.IIIa

by Korolev Vlad on December 19, 2012 · in Aviation — 5 Comments

The basic modifications affected the cabin. It was also the location of fixed horizontal stabilizer. Color options of Roden was not I, too hackneyed, so that’s found a striped version.

25 year old Revell / Monogram 1/48th scale B-17-F “My Devotion”

by John Jeffers on December 19, 2012 · in Aviation — 1 Comment

I built this back in 1987. I had built a Monogram B-17-G before and loved the detail it had. When I bought the Revell B-17-F I was disappointed to say the least with the detail. So I decided to make […]