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1/48 Tamiya P47D “Formation Monitor” 467th BG 1944

by Darren Dickerson on February 22, 2013 · in Aviation — 7 Comments

Hi Everyone Another formation monitor, this P47 flown by CO Col. Shower, fully armed and kept in good condition. Tamiya Kit Superscale Decals 48-1170 Tamiya/Gunze Paints Thanks Darren

Camouflage and Markings of the Bristol Beaufighter

by Editor on February 21, 2013 · in Aviation — 4 Comments

A reprint from my editorial archives is this camouflage feature by Mr Rick Kent, originally posted at the pages of IPMS Stockholm – Ed. Britain’s lack of long-range heavy fighters at the outbreak of the war was undoubtedly a source […]

1/48 Hasegawa Hurricane IIc “Persian Trainer”

by Tom Cleaver on February 21, 2013 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

This was done about ten years ago. I had an extra set of Hasegawa cockpit interior parts, having done one with a resin cockpit for a review, so I decided that since I had this old Aeromaster sheet of foreign […]

Testor’s Hawk F2H-2 Banshee in 1/48 scale

by Tony Prince on February 20, 2013 · in Aviation — 6 Comments

For some totally inexplicable reason there is no 1/48 scale I/M kit of the Banshee in this scale (and precious few in any other either). This is my second effort from the 1957 vintage Hawk kit. There are only about […]

Gruppenkommandeur

by bob mack on February 20, 2013 · in Aviation — 3 Comments

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1/48 Academy / Daco Spitfire FR.XIVe

by Tolga ULGUR on February 20, 2013 · in Aviation — 7 Comments

This is 1/48 Spitfire FR.14e finished with the markings NH 915 / EB – H of Lt. Derek Rake No 41 sqn B118 Celle – Germany during spring 1945. The base kit is from Academy. It was very hard to […]

1/48 Tamiya P47D Razorback “Smokepole” 19th FS / 318th FG

by Darren Dickerson on February 20, 2013 · in Aviation — 11 Comments

HI Everyone Tamiya P47D Razorback with – Superscale Decals 48-1099 Ultracast Seat Tamiya / Model Master / Alclad Paints Another personal favourite. Plenty more to come…. Thanks Darren

1/48 Tamiya P47D Razorback “Bouncin Bette” 318th FG Saipan 1944

by Darren Dickerson on February 20, 2013 · in Aviation — 5 Comments

Hi Everyone Tamiya P47D Thundercals Decals (Excellent decals 10/10) Ultracast Seat & Wheels Tamiya/Model Master/Alclad Paints Another personal favourite, although I should have weathered this one a lot more. Next time… Thanks Darren

Trumpeter 1/32 SBD-2

by Tom Cleaver on February 19, 2013 · in Aviation — 2 Comments

Trumpeter basically scaled up the Accurate Miniatures Dauntlesses (good idea) with some additional detail (but not much other than surface detail and engine and accessory section). The Dauntless has raised rivets on the surface, but the model looks OK with […]

Hasagawa P-40E Build Log

by Patrick Herrmann on February 19, 2013 · in Aviation

My build log of Hasagawa’s P-40E is now posted in the Groups Section, Works in Progress Page. Here’s a teaser and feel free to ask any questions as I’m positive I’ve left some details out.