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1/48 Revell / Monogram P-47D Thunderbolt “Bonnie”, Major “Bill” Dunham, 460th FS, 348th FG.

by Louis Gardner on July 16, 2017 in Aviation -- 42 Comments

Here’s the mate to my last P-47 article…………….I built this plane about 10 years ago. I built this one at the same time as “Fiery Ginger” as flown by Colonel Kearby. These two planes were my first attempt at working […]

Airfix 1/48 Hawker hurricane -D. Bader

by Predrag Ivanovic on July 16, 2017 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Tamiya 1:48 Nakajima A6M2 Rufe

by David A. Thomas on July 14, 2017 in Aviation -- 16 Comments

When I was a kid I lived on Monograms from Kmart. But after staring at a Tamiya Rufe in a local hobby store, my imagination got the better of me, I weighed a 3 for 1 value trade, and I […]

1/48 Monogram / Revell P-47D Thunderbolt “Fiery Ginger” Col. Neal Kearby 348th Fighter Group

by Louis Gardner on July 13, 2017 in Aviation -- 22 Comments

Here’s a kit that I built almost straight from the box about 10 years ago or so…………… The only change I made was with the leading edge of the wings, and how the .050 caliber weapons were oriented along the […]

Blackadder Goes to War

by Paul Nash on July 11, 2017 in Aviation -- 15 Comments

Away from my normal focus on the BoB, I made this 1/48 Roden kit some time back after meeting the son of William Francis Blackadder, who joined the Auxiliary air Force in 1937 and in mid November 1939 flew with […]

Bf109E-3 from 4. /JG 77

Bf109 E-3, from 4. /JG 77 (II. Gruppe) September 1940, Fornebu, Norway. JG 77, nicknamed “Ace of hearts”, took part on every German front during the war and also in operation Weserübung, the invasion of Norway. The kit is Tamiya […]

Academy 1:48 Spitfire Mk.XIVe

by George Henderson on July 10, 2017 in Aviation -- 17 Comments

Spitfire Mk. XIVe TZ138. This aircraft built in 1945 at Aldermanston and shipped to Canada in 1945 and was used for cold weather testing with the Winter Experimental Establishment (WEE) Flight in western Canada from early 1946 to July 1949. […]

1/48 Hasegawa F-22A Raptor

by John Martincevic on July 4, 2017 in Aviation -- 7 Comments

Latest completion, great kit that goes together without any issues. Finished out as 1st FW Langley AFB, VA.

1/48 Tamiya Messerschmitt Bf-109 E4/7 “White 12” flown by 7 / JG 26 Staffel Kapitan Joachim Muncheberg

by Louis Gardner on July 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 24 Comments

Here is an article on another Bf-109 kit that I built about 18 years ago shortly after it first was released by Tamiya. It was built right out of the box and I used Model Master enamels to finish the […]

ICM Bf 109F-4

by Gregor d on July 2, 2017 in Aviation -- 18 Comments

Hi, I haven’t posted here for a while, but that doesn’t mean i have stopped modelling. Here is my recently completed ICM Messerschmitt 109F in 1/48 scale. Not a bad kit but it took some persusading to fit together well. […]